The Connection Between Leaves and Water Quality

As rain falls and flows through piles of leaves, nutrients quickly leach out of leaves and end up in nearby rivers and streams.

Seeking Statements of Interest

Stream Restoration Project - DuPage River, Route 126 to Renwick Road, Plainfield, Illinois

The Lower DuPage River Watershed Coalition requires professional engineering services to conduct design engineering and the preparation of contract bid documents for a stream restoration project on the DuPage River between Route 126 and Renwick Road, Plainfield, Will County, Illinois.

Statements of interest (2 pages) are due Wednesday, November 24, 2021 by 5pm.

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


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


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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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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