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wetlands

How beavers are reviving wetlands

When it comes to restoring wetlands to their natural state there is one hero with remarkable powers – beavers.

Floating wetlands installed on South Branch of Chicago River for native wildlife

Thousands of square feet of floating wetlands have been installed in the South Branch of the Chicago River to attract native wildlife to a historically industrial stretch of the waterway on the Lower West Side.