10 Things You Can Do to Protect Our Watershed

We can all take action to protect the health of rivers and streams in northeastern Illinois.
Our Mission

Conserving and enhancing the rivers and streams that flow through our communities.


Watershed U

Learn the many features of our watershed, including what lives in our rivers and streams, and what you can do to protect it.

MBI Fish Monitoring

Assessing Our Watershed

Having accurate data on water quality and aquatic life is necessary for planning projects that have the most impact.

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How You Can Help

Everything we do across the landscape has an impact on local water quality. It is up to us to find ways to lessen the negative impacts where we can.

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