Prairie Parcel Restoration

Reference Material and Resources:

Books:

Pohl, Richard, How to Know the Grasses, Wm. C. Brown Company Publishers, Dubuque, IA ISBN 0-697-04876, Copyright 1968, 1978.

Swink, Floyd & Wilhelm, Gerould, Plants of the Chicago Region, Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL, 1979.

Voigt and Mohlenbrock, Prairie Plants of Illinois, State of Illinois Dept. of Conservation, Division of Forest Resources and Natural Heritage, Suite 2, 600 North Grand Ave. West, Springfield, IL 62701.

Young, Dick, Wild Plants and Natural Areas of Kane County, Kane County Environmental Department, 719 S. Batavia Ave., Geneva, IL, Dec. 1986.


Articles:

Armstrong, Patricia, "Philosophy of Prairie Restoration," Prairie Sun Consultants, 612 Staunton Rd., Naperville, IL 60565.

Berger, John J., 1985, "Restoring the Earth," Alfred A. Knopf, New York, New York.

Friends of Fermilab 1992, "Particles and Prairies," Friends of Fermilab, P.O. Box 500, Batavia, IL 60510.

McClain, William E., "Illinois Prairie: Past and Future," State of Illinois Dept. of Conservation, Division of Natural Heritage, September 1986, Suite 2, 600 North Grand Ave West, Springfield IL, 62701.

Pauly, Wayne R., "How to Manage Small Prairie Fires," Dane County Highway and Transportation Department, 2302 Fish Hatchery Rd., Madison, WI 53713.

Burn Permit Information

Address:

Manager, Permit Section,
Illinois Environmental Protection Agency
2200 Churchill Rd.
PO. Box 19276,
Springfield, IL 62794-9276,
Phone: (217) 782-2113

Parcel Seed and Plant Sources

Local:

Dry Seas Prairie, P.O. Box 527, Warrenville, IL 60555, (630) 879-3850

Fermilab, Bob Lootens, P.O. Box 500, Batavia IL 60510, (630) 840-3303

The Growing Place, 25W471 Plank Rd., Naperville, IL 60540, (630) 355-4000

The Natural Garden, 38W443 Highway 64, St. Charles, IL 60174, (630) 584-0150

The Planters Palette, 28 W 571 Roosevelt Rd., Winfield IL 60190, (630) 293-1040

Possibility Place Nursery, 7548 W. Manhattan-Monee Rd., Monee, IL 60449, (708) 534-3988, www.possibilityplace.com


Illinois:

Country Road Greenhouses, Inc., Larry Creekmur, R.R. 1, Box 74, Malta, IL 60150, (815) 825-2305

LaFayette Home Nursery, Inc., Jock Engels & Dave Lahr, RR 1, Box 1A, LaFayette, IL 61449, (309) 995-3311

Midwest Wildflowers, L. H. Busker, Box 64, Rockton, IL 61074, (815) 624-7040

Native Plant Materials, Peter Schramm, 66 Bateman St., Galesburg, IL 61401, (309) 343-2608 (evenings)

Prairie Sunshine Seed Co., Kathy Clinebell, R.R. 2, Box 176, Wyoming, IL 61491, (309) 286-7356

The Wildflower Source, Box 312, Fox Lake, IL 60020, (847) 589-7291

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