Natural Area Guardians
Organized in 1983, the Henry County Natural Area Guardians is a sub-committee of the Henry County Soil and Water Conservation District. The Henry County Natural Area Guardians are devoted to protecting and preserving the natural areas in Henry County for future generations.
Goals of the Henry County Natural Area Guardians:
- Encourage preservation
- Provide education
- Locate natural areas
- Assist landowners with managing natural areas
- Inventory natural areas
- Obtain funds to purchase and maintain natural areas
They meet regularly to conduct business and hold educational programs. Activities of the Natural Area Guardians include conducting prairie burns, holding an annual prairie walk at the Munson Township Cemetery, providing exhibits at conservation events, and sponsoring workshops.
Get involved!Contact the Henry County SWCD office at 309-937-5263, ext 3 for further information about the Natural Area Guardians.
Henry County Natural Area Guardians Officers
President - Luanne Urban
Vice President - Kim Reynolds
Secretary/Treasurer - Sandy French