Western Avenue Marsh

Location

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7600 Western Ave
(Hwy 55 to Winnetka, then south to Western)

Size

21.6 acres

Description

Located across the street from Brookview Park, Western Ave Marsh features three wetland communities: a seasonally flooded Type 3 cattail marsh, a seasonally flooded Type 3 non-native species emergent marsh, and a mixed disturbed hardwood Type 7 floodplain forest.