MISSION

Environmental Defenders of McHenry County

Are you a Defender?

In order to protect all living things, the Environmental Defenders is dedicated to the preservation and improvement of the natural environment in McHenry County.  As a grass roots organization, we are committed to building sound ecological relationships between people and the natural world that supports all life.

YOU can join and/or volunteer and help us advocate for a healthy environment and also enjoy what we protect, together.

Welcome new business member, Current Automotive! Currentautomotive.com.

Help keep Styrofoam out of landfills and our watersheds, donate now to The Defenders’ Styrofoam Collection Program! Or, donate to any of our other causes here as well…


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RECYCLING DRIVE – OCTOBER 19 FROM 8AM TO NOON AT MCHENRY COUNTY COLLEGE!


GREEN SCREEN FILM SERIES PRESENTS: TOMORROW by filmmakers Mélanie Laurent and Cyril Dion Monday, October 28, Doors open at 6:30 PM; Film begins at 7 PM Luecht Conference Center, Building B McHenry County College 8900 US Highway 14, Crystal Lake

Holiday Hallway BOOK FALL SALE IS COMING UP next month!



Please don't release balloons! Look what can happen.STOP releasing balloons as a gesture of reaching the heavens or celebratory announcements. Balloon releases don’t make it to heaven. The balloons are bad for wildlife, killing animals in the air, on the ground and in our oceans and can spark fires if Mylar balloons get caught in power lines. Plant a tree to honor your loved one in heaven. ...

Helpful tips!How well do you know our native oaks? #Oaktober ...



Preserve. Protect. Educate. Since 1970