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Illinois Outdoor Recreation

IDNR Announces $3.6 Million in Land and Water Conservation Grants

Federal funding helps local communities purchase public access and recreation spaces SPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) announced today that more than $3.6 million in federal grant funding has been approved for local governments to purchase land to be used for public access and recreation.  Funding…


Governor Quinn Announces $2.8 Million to Expand Outdoor Recreation Opportunities

Gov. Quinn of Illinois Announces $2.8 Million to Expand Outdoor Recreation Opportunities

Open Lands Trust to Create Public Hunting Ground in Illinois’ Deer Capital  SPRINGFIELD – Governor Pat Quinn today announced acquisition of 547 acres of public land in four Illinois counties to boost public access for hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing and outdoor recreation. The $2.8 million in land purchases includes 410…