National Natural Landmarks

Volo Bog Nature Preserve

Volo Bog Nature Preserve
Volo Bog Nature Preserve. Photo by B. Waggoner.

The Volo Bog Nature Preserve contains many unusual or rare plants that are characteristic of the classic northern quaking bog.

Location: Lake County, IL ; Lake County, IL

Year designated: 1972

Acres: 629

Ownership: State

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