Friends of ParkLands! Please be advised that our preserves in McLean County are CLOSED on November 16, 17, 18, 29 and 30th for managed deer control efforts. 

Our Woodford County preserves are closed November 16, 17, 18, 29, 30th, December 1st and 2nd.

Thank you! 


The mission of the ParkLands Foundation is to preserve, protect and ecologically restore historic natural lands in the middle and upper Mackinaw Valley watershed. These lands are dedicated primarily for preserving the biological diversity of native plants and wildlife, and secondarily for passive public recreation, environmental educational and scientific research.