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Briscoe Mounds
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The 39-acre Briscoe Mounds was acquired between 1937 and 1989.

The preserve is part of the Des Plaines River preservation system, which conserves more than 2,400 acres of land.

The preserve is adjacent to the State of Illinois' prehistoric Briscoe Mounds archaeological site.

Natural Resources

Briscoe Mounds protects a diversity of habitats, including forest, prairie, and wetland.
Briscoe Mounds Wildlife
Photograph Courtesy of Joel Craig
Briscoe Mounds is located east of Blackberry Lane and south of Bridge Street in Channahon.

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