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Latest News!

  1. Our next meeting is June 06, 2019 at 10:00 am at New Lenox, IL. (2401 Ellis Road, New Lenox, IL 60451). June ’19 Agenda
  2. Check out our new Hickory Creek Story Map!
  3. View the Hickory Creek Water Quality Data now online.
  4. 2018 Hickory Creek Bio-Blitz was held on September 8 2018. The 2018 Bio-Blitz report is complete! Hickory Creek Macroinvertebrate Assessment 2018_Final
  5. HCWPG was awarded a Special Achievement Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois (ACEC-IL) on Thursday, February 9, 2017 in Lisle, Illinois.
  6. Hickory Creek Watershed Planning Group incorporated with Non-For-Profit status in March 2012.  The group has made application with the IRS for a 501 (c) (3).
  7. The Final Watershed Plan is complete! Take a look ››

If you would like to learn more about the Hickory Creek Watershed Group please contact Will Nash, President at

Join  us to save our streams by planning our future! Preserving Hickory Creek now for future generations will only be accomplished if we:

  • Bring people to our beautiful natural areas so they can appreciate their value
  • Learn how to make space for more people while saving space for nature
  • Make informed decisions as our municipal governments work together to benefit all our communities
  • Enjoy this challenge and each other!

So join us. Explore this website and, more importantly, explore our watershed. Become familiar with our work and take a role in creating change that benefits you and your neighbors.

  • Join our Facebook page and email list to learn about meetings and volunteer opportunities or just to keep updated as decisions are made.

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