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Emiquon Preserve

Rich Egger

What’s described as a "big paddling event" is scheduled for this month at the Emiquon Preserve, which is a restored wetland along the Illinois River near Lewistown.

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Aug 15, 2016
Breanna Descourouez

Six girls from the Los Angeles Environmental Charter High School spent the month of July at a Nature Conservancy site just outside of Lewistown, Illinois.   The girls helped clean up the Emiquon Preserve while learning everything they could about the great outdoors.