The 6 Most-Popular Posts at Nature in Chicagoland in September 2018

Trolls (the fun kind), The Wildest Spot in Cook County, Ghost Stories, Indian Burial Mounds on Towering Bluffs Above the Mighty Mississippi River. A Beautiful Suburban Grassland. The Keepataw Preserve. These were the topics of the most-popular posts at Nature in Chicagoland in September 2018 based on page views by my readers. If you missed any of these stories, check out the links below. Thanks for reading, and please tell your friends and family about Nature in Chicagoland.

1. Joe the Guardian, Sneaky Socks Alexa, and the Other Trolls Are Waiting to Be Discovered at The Morton Arboretum



2. Cap Sauers Holding Nature Preserve: The Wildest Place in Cook County

Visitation Prairie

3. A Personal Ghost Story, Ghosts of Chicago’s Southwest Suburbs, and 11 Spots for Post-Ghost-Tour Fun

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4. Keepataw Preserve: Wild Woods, Local History, and Breathtaking Views

Hine_s emerald dragonfly-Photo by USFWS 2

5. Orland Grassland: A Respite From Malls, Motorways, and Modernity


6. Effigy Mounds National Monument: Massive Bears, Stunning Views, and Thousands of Years of Native American History


Copyright (text/photos) Andrew Morkes

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