Our Supporters

Many have worked to help establish Hackmatack National Wildlife Refuge and the Friends of Hackmatack organization.

We Thank You!

Audubon Society, Chicago Region
Barrington Area Council of Governments
Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
Chicago Wilderness Alliance
Citizens for Conservation
ClearWater Outdoor, Lake Geneva, WI
Dari Company, Hebron, IL
Daughters of the American Revolution, La Grange/Le Portage chapter
Ducks Unlimited
Endangered Species Protection Board
Environmental Defenders of McHenry County
Faith In Place
The Field Museum of Chicago
Flatwater Canoe and Kayak Rentals, Richmond
Friends of Big Foot Beach State Park
Friends of the Fox River
Fox River Ecosystem Partnership
Geneva Lake Conservancy

Illinois Audubon Society
Illinois Nature Preserves Commission
International Crane Foundation
Johnsburg Garden Club
Kane County Audubon
Kettle Moraine Land Trust
Lake County Forest Preserve District
Liberty Prairie Conservancy
The Land Conservancy of McHenry County
McHenry County Audubon Society
McHenry County Conservation District
McHenry County Conservation Foundation
National Park Service
The Nature Conservancy
Natural Land Institute
Nippersink Creek Watershed Planning Committee
Nippersink Trail Project
Nippersink Watershed Association
Openlands
Operation Migration
Prairie Rivers Network
Raven Wood Grove
Red Buffalo Nursery
Southeastern Wisconsin Fox River Partnership
Sierra Club, Illinois Chapter
Sierra Club, John Muir Chapter, WI
Sierra Club, Southeast Gateway Group, WI
Small Waters Education NFP
The Trust for Public Land
The Wildflower Preservation and Propagation Committee of McHenry County
Trout Unlimited Gary Borger Chapter
Trout Unlimited, Illinois Council
Wild Ones, Menomonee River Chapter
Wild Ones, Northern Kane County Chapter
Wisconsin Society for Ornithology, Inc.
Wonder Lake MPOA (Master Property Owners Assoc.)
Wonder Lake Sportsman’s Club
Yankee Dragon Fishing Lures, Antioch

About the Photos on this Website

Many of the beautiful scenic photos on this website, including the header for this page and on the home page, are the work of photographer Ray Mathis. Most have been taken at Glacial Park in McHenry County, Illinois. We thank him for his generous contribution through the use of these photos. See more of Ray’s work at ray-mathis.pixels.com.  Other photos have been provided by Friends of Hackmatack members, and by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service employees who provide photos under a Public Domain license.