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  2. Illinois Nature Preserves Commission

Howard D. Colman Dells

Nature Preserve Area: 
1
County: 
Winnebago
Location and Access: 
6 miles southwest of Rockford, along Hall Creek

Description: 
Dolomite cliff and dry-mesic upland forest of the Freeport Section of the Rock River Hill County Natural Division. One threatened species occurs in the preserve.

Ownership: 
Natural Land Institute
Dedicated: 
September 1998
Size: 
54.69 acres nature preserve
Topographic Quad: 
Kishwaukee
Topo Map: 
Directions: 
For further information: 
Natural Land Institute, 320 South Third St., Rockford 61104 (815/964-6666). Prior permission is required for access. For information call the Illinois Nature Preserves Commission (217/785-8686).

1/2009 - R. Heidorn