No Pets Allowed on Trails

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Please stay on trail and follow TNI rules and guidelines.

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Work has started on the paved trail.

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The Nature Institute (TNI) is a non-profit land conservation and environmental education organization based in Godfrey, IL. Since its founding in 1980, The Nature Institute’s board and staff have worked to foster an awareness and appreciation of the natural world through preservation, restoration, and education.



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May 20, 2021

Discovery Nature Club - Registration Closed

May 25, 2021

Heartland Prairie Hike

May 26, 2021

Registration Closed - Moonlight Hike

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