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Sandra Mason
Extension Educator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
801 North Country Fair Drive
Suite D
Champaign, IL 61821
Phone: 217-333-7672
FAX: 217-333-7683

East Central Illinois Master Naturalists

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Useful References

Be sure and check out the ECIMN Resource Library in the Champaign Extension Office.

Champaign County Native Plants

Bug Guide

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

“Invasive Plants of East Central Illinois” including alternative plants for landscaping applications. Gardeners and landscapers are faced with a myriad of decisions when planning any project. Plants are not necessarily confined to the spaces where we plant them. Join Master Naturalists and Master Gardeners in fighting invasive plants by becoming informed on which plants are invasive in our area and by choosing plants to avoid ecological problems.

Field Guide to Invasive Plants of the Midwest

Earth Gauge Online Weather and Environment Courses

Emerald Ash Borer

Environmental Almanac by Rob Kanter

Forest Info Environmental Education Website

Green Observer Magazine

Green Planet Stream: Streaming Nature and Environmental Films

Illinois Birds

The I.D.E.A. Store

Illinois Invasive Species Awareness Month

Illinois Master Naturalist Website

Illinois Natural History Survey

The Illinois Steward (hard copy only available in ECIMN library)

Illinois Wildflowers

Native Plants in the Landscape

Natural Inquirer World's Forest

Nature Month-by-Month

U of I Pollinatarium

Project BudBurst

Project Noah

Shawnee National Forest Wildflower Map

Stewardship Manual and Field Guide

USDA Plant Database

Audio Pronunciation of Terms