Photo: The Morton Arboretum
Chicago Wilderness is uniquely positioned for regional impact. We harness adaptive and innovative thinking, apply solid science, and connect diverse constituencies.
Chicago Wilderness is a regional alliance leading strategy to preserve, improve, and expand nature and quality of life in parts of Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Michigan.
With a 20-year legacy of collaboration, we are building on an exceptional body of regional work, including: Biodiversity Recovery Plan; Green Infrastructure Vision; regional plans of the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning, Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission, and Southeastern Wisconsin Regional Planning Commission; Climate Action Plan for Nature, our education & outreach programs, and the great work of our committees.