links    > Prairie & Biodiversity info

    Some photo locations include:   

Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge, Prairie City, Iowa
Friends of the Prairie Learning Center

Harlem Hills Nature Preserve, Loves Park, Illinois

Nachusa Grasslands, Franklin Grove, Illinois

Lower Finkbine Prairie, Iowa City, Iowa

Prairie & Biodiversity info:      > Iowa, Missouri, and other states

The Tallgrass Prairie in Illinois
Ken Robertson, Illinois Natural History Survey

The Importance of Biodiversity, by Michael Jeffords[wp_articles]=ID&ID%5Bwp_articles%5D=81

Wilderness in the Chicago Region

Green Oaks Field Station, Knox College

Illinois State Museum

Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie

Illinois State Parks and other Natural Areas


Iowa Prairie Network

[KS] Kansas Wildflowers and Grasses

Kansas Chapter - Nature Conservancy

Kansas Chapter - Nature Conservancy - Preserves

[KS] Multi-State Sericea Lespedeza Work Group

[LA] The Cajun Prairie Preservation Society

Minnesota DNR, Scientific and Natural Areas, Prairie Grasslands

[MN] Long Term Ecological Research, Cedar Creek Natural History Area

[MO] Public Prairies of Missouri

[ND] Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center

[ND] Native Wildflowers of the North Dakota Grasslands

[OK] Noble Foundation Plant Image Gallery

[OR] Willamette Valley Prairies, Oregon State Univerisity

[TX & LA] USGS/NWRC Coastal Prairies of Texas and Louisiana

[TX] Native Prairies Association of Texas

[TX] Houston Coastal Center

[TX] Houston Coastal Center - Photo Gallery by Carolyn Fannon

[WA] Washington State Natural Area Preserves

[WA] Puget Sound Lowland Prairies

[WI] Univ. of Wisconsin, Biology Resource Guide: Prairies

[WI] The Prairie Enthusiasts (Wis./N. Illinois)


Notes on World Grasslands, David Gibson (Plant Biology at SIUC) (PDF)

European Union - Protection of grasslands