Helping Our Wildlife:
Dupage County has made efforts to help promote harmonious coexistence between the people and wildlife living in our area. The Forest Preserve District of Dupage County has educational programs and help support the below wild life center.
More on the Dupage Forest Preserve's Efforts
Willowbrook Wildlife Center (WWC)
The WWC center located at 525 S. Park Boulevard, in Glen Ellyn, Illinois works to promote harmonious coexistence between the people and wildlife of DuPage County. They also to promote diverse and healthy wildlife populations through public education and wildlife rehabilitation. This mission is achieved the combined efforts of the center's staff and the Forest Preserve District of Dupage County.
Do you know that commonly discarded trash items can negatively impact our wildlife?
View the presentation created by WWC on this topic
Learn more about the center and its efforts
Items Urgently needed at the WWC
The center is in urgent need of the following items. Those items are:
- IAMs Kitten chow (the brand WWC uses for their songbird diets),
- 3" metal scrapers,
- dust pans,
- 3M duct tape,
- hose nozzles,
- critter carriers (clear plastic carriers found at pet stores), and
If you can wish to donate them, please contact the center at (630) 942-6200.