Openlands needs your voice in support of the open spaces and natural resources of the Chicago metropolitan region. The campaigns below include information and resources you can use to contact your elected leaders, asking them to make conservation a priority.
Tell City Council to allow native plant gardens through a registry.
Tell your Federal elected officials that endangered Monarch butterflies must be listed as an imperiled species under the ESA.
Support a federal initiative that will create robust funding for conservation corps through future Coronavirus relief legislation, and employ 1 million Americans.
Trees are important to Chicago. Help create stronger support for our city’s trees with a Urban Forest Advisory Board.
Ask your representatives in Congress, Springfield, and Chicago City Hall to pass bird-friendly policies