Green River State Wildlife Area


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Green River State Wildlife Area


Location:Northwest Illinois, about 6 miles northwest of Ohio, IL, off IL 26.
Facilities:Primitive campsites with vehicle access (Class C), equestrian trail (10 miles), check station for hunters.
Activities:Hunting, camping, horseback riding, bird watching.
Special Features:Site is a wildlife restoration area, with topography that ranges from flat to gently rolling. About one-third of the acreage is dominated by swampy sloughs; remaining portions are prairie restorations, open fields, cultivated areas, or timberlands. Many of these areas have been specially planted and managed to provide food and cover for a variety of wildlife species.
Address:375 Game Rd
Harmon, IL 61042

Phone:815-379-2324
Web: dnr.state.il.us/Lands/Landmgt/PARKS/R1/green.htm
Size: 2,565 acres.

See other parks in Illinois.
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Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) and the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) have agreed to examine two public use activities formerly conducted at Green River State Wildlife Area in northwestern Illinois.