'Conservation Day' at state fair

August 21, 2010 8:01:53 PM PDT
Saturday was Park District Conservation Day at the Illinois State Fair.Eden Place from the South Side of Chicago was the partner for Saturday's theme. It's an urban center that focuses on gardening, cooking and conservation issues.

Visitors were encouraged to check out a horse pack demonstration held in an area called Conservation World. They could also try canoeing, fishing and rock climbing.