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  • Critics: Thriving wetland at risk under restoration project 
    Updated: Sep-19-15 11:59 am

    LEWISTOWN, Illinois - The Emiquon Preserve, a vast wetland along the Illinois River, is abundant with otters, muskrats, pelicans and bald eagles - but the environmental group that owns it believes it needs to be recharged. That has some worried that problems plaguing the river will affect the Emiquon.