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Latest News!

  1. Our next meeting is Feb. 19th, 2015 at 10:00 am at New Lenox, IL. Click here for details of our next meeting.
  2. Best Management Practices RFP is now available! Due Feb. 15, 2015. Download RFP
  3. Letter to government officials is now available! Read about HCWPG’s recent accomplishments.
  4. BIO BLITZ results are available! ; Click to see results
  5. 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).
  6. The Final Watershed Plan is complete! Take a look ››

If you would like to learn more about the Hickory Creek Watershed Group please contact Dale Schepers, 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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