Chicago's Southeast Side
Environmental Sites




Map Courtesy of Calumet Ecological Park Association

The map is in stark contrast to the map on the inside front cover of this publication and reflects the sharp contrasts that exist 
in this part of the city of Chicago. Nature and industry have been linked in a monumental struggle to control the region. 
The key question that must be answered is what type of development will take shape in the future? Will we return to the days
of environmental abuse? Will development with its jobs and economic benefits stop because of environmental concerns? Or will
environmentally friendly economic development take place which balances the concerns of developers with those of 
environmentalists?

Links

Environmental History Page 1

Industrial Sites Map

Environmental Sites Map

Southeast Side Tour

Return to Southeast Chicago Home Page