Fourth Lake Fen Nature Preserve
Location and Access:
Located along north shore of Fourth Lake, in north central Lake County in Sections 2 & 11 of Township 45 North and Range 10 East of the Third Principal Meridian, adjacent to and south of the village of Lindenhurst and east of Venetian Village.
Fourth Lake Fen is a large wetland complex with high-quality calcareous floating mat, sedge meadow and marsh, representative of the Morainal Section of the Northeastern Morainal Natural Division. The grade A calcareous floating mat is one of ten in the State.
Ownership: Lake Co. Forest Preserve Dist
Size: 255 acres
Topo Map: Antioch
For more information:
Lake County Forest Preserve District
2000 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Libertyville, IL 60048
1/2009 - R. Heidorn