Some of the very unique things about Danville Il, Vermilion County is the "County Wetlands Preservation". This is an area open to the public with a very nice observation tower for photographing some of the indigenous wild-life. Its not unusual to spot many varities and species of birds such as "Bald Eagles" and "Red Tail Hawks". This photo was taken in December of 2010 and shows the board walk in the back-ground. Vermilion County has many attractions with educational value. There is river rafting, extreme hicking trails, Lake Vermilion for summer time boating and activities, as well as numerous venues in the Art and Entertainment arena. Of course we are the home of Dick and Jerry Van Dyke, Gene Hackman, Bobby Short and Donald O'Connor. Our cultural diversity and devotion to family activities is outstanding. With affordable housing being at the top of the list. If your interested or have Clients looking to the Midwest. Its a fantastic opportunity to find a peaceful environment.