Openlands needs your voice in support of the open spaces and natural resources of the Chicago metropolitan region. The campaigns below include information and resources you can use to contact your elected leaders, asking them to make conservation a priority.
Two proposed bills in Springfield will undercut Illinois’ ability to protect its endangered wildlife.
The President is moving forward with proposals to sell off public lands and reduce protections for National Monuments.
Federal agencies and members of Congress are eliminating protections for threatened species.
The Land and Water Conservation Fund has been reauthorized through the 2019 Natural Resources Management Act.