Get inspired by local case studies of community-led climate action projects that build on community strengths to implement the region’s climate action strategies.
The community Toolkit projects suggest three models for working on climate action and quality of life issues at the same time. Model Web pages include slideshows, related climate action tools, and links to related resources.
Helping scientists monitor populations of species like butterflies and frogs or restoring the health of urban natural areas are a couple of the increasingly popular ways for people to connect with nature. Fifteen Chicago Wilderness Friends to Get to Know brings together colorful scientific illustrations, charismatic species, and helpful links to resources and projects to inspire more Chicagoans to find out how they can get involved in caring for nature in the Chicago Wilderness region. (Don't be fooled by this single link, it has fifteen more inside that lead you to stewardship models and opportunities.)