The Northern Illinois Conservation Club is a not-for-profit, privately funded organization. Funds come from member’s dues, fund-raising activities and donations. Our educational programs on various conservation, wildlife and preservation subjects are open to the public, at no charge. We are a financially and physically viable organization with many more ideas and projects for teaching and encouraging people of our area the beauty and tranquility that nature displays for us. The Northern Illinois Conservation Club was established in 1960 by a group of sportsmen and persons interested in outdoor activities. They joined together to encourage education, conservation and preservation of ...
Become a Member
Why would I want to join your organization? Being a member will give you the satisfaction knowing that you are helping preserve and protect the natural habitat of 62.5 acres. What are the benefits of membership? As a member, you will have access to this natural habitat. You will have the opportunity to come out at any time to relax, picnic, hike the trails, and fish the pond (game fish must be released back into the pond and you may keep the rest). What is expected of me when I become a member? N.I.C.C. would like to have each member volunteer at least 5 ...
2011 Fishin’ Derby and Winter Festival
All this year's info for the 2011 Chain O' Lakes Fishing Derby and Winter Festival (ice or no ice) is now available! Download a copy! NICC Derby Flyer PDF Download
View Photos from this year's event! Harvest Festival October 13th 1:00 pm ‘til 10:00 pm Craft Table Face Painting Hay Rides Cake Walk Story Telling Bucket Raffles Haunted Trail of Terror Conservation Café Proceeds go to the N.I.C.C. (a non-profit organization) for their continued efforts in education, conservation and preservation of our wildlife and their habitat. Hike the Trail of TERROR!!!!! If you dare... Open Friday & Saturday October 12th & 13th Dusk ‘til 10 pm View Photos from this year's event!
Even more photos from our 2013 Fishin’ Derby held this past weekend! Now that this year is in the record books time to start planning for next year! This year we had no catches for Musky (no legal caught) and Walleye. ...Read more of this article
We had ice for our Derby this year! Even with the rain on Sunday a good time was has by all! We have also posted the Official 2013 Derby Winners here. The Overall Large Fish this year was a 40 1/8″ Flathead Catfish caught...Read more of this article
We’ve just updated and added our Board, General and Election meeting dates to our online calendar today for 2013 so you can plan well in advance and attend. Bookmark our NICC Events Calendar for easy reference! We’d...Read more of this article