New! Maps & Resources
CLICK HERE for Openlands' Nippersink Watershed Planning Tool

Nippersink Watershed Boundaries Map        Nippersink Watershed Map with Detail
Note: These map files are quite large, allow time to open
  Maintaining the Health of the Nippersink Creek Watershed:
An Evaluation of Phase II Outreach Activities and Community Survey

Special Project:
Nippersink Lawn
The Nippersink Watershed Association and Illinois State University (with funding from the Illinois EPA),  have partnered to develop the  “Lawns for the Nippersink” campaign geared at educating local watershed residents and retailers about the value of using phosphorus-free fertilizers for  lawn care.
                CLICK HERE for details
Support Nippersink Watershed Association
The activities of the Nippersink Watershed Association are funded solely by grants and donations from those who are interested in taking an active role in protecting and enhancing the quality of the Nippersink.

As a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization, your donations to the NWA are fully tax-deductible, and help keep our important watershed management efforts moving forward.

Please consider a donation via PayPal today.
Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge a reality!

CLICK HERE to watch the video
"National Wildlife Refuge Born in Illinois"
from PBS  Chicago Tonight

Our Watershed:
Nippersink Map
Nippersink Watershed Association
7602 Hancock Drive, Wonder Lake, Illinois 60097