National Natural Landmarks
Funks Grove provides a rare example of the virgin forests once isolated on the prairies of the Midwest. The site illustrates a transition between the oak-hickory association of the region and the western mesophytic association to the east.
Location: McLean County, IL
Year designated: 1974
Ownership: State, Private
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