Shawnee National Forest

Shawnee Forest

Hikers Found Safe in Shawnee National Forest after Search

Five adults and three children were lost for about three hours.

07/30/2014

File photo of a hydraulic fracturing site. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Energy Companies Look To Make Southern Illinois Future Home Of ‘Fracking’

This is the Illinois that many people never see — the sparsely populated southern tip where flat farmland gives way to rolling hills, rocky outcrops, thick forests and cypress swamps.

05/06/2013

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Bigfoot Group Watchful Along Flooded Missouri River

Bigfoot researchers say flooding may increase sasquatch sightings

06/08/2011

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Southern IL Bike Trail Finished 14 Years After Groundbreaking

Construction of the $7 million trail began in 1997 and it was dedicated in 2001. It travels through the Shawnee National Forest.

03/20/2011

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