Online Course
University of Illinois Extension



VI. Resources

Much of the material for this module was adapted from the Illinois Windbreak Manual (1987) which was developed jointly by the
Illinois Department of Natural Resources*, University of Illinois Extension* and the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service* to be used as a guide for all agencies and organizations involved in planning or designing farmstead and residential windbreaks in Illinois.

The manual can be found at
(*Agency names have been updated from original manual.) 

Other References:

Farmstead Windbreaks: Planning Iowa State University, Pm -1716, 1997

Farmstead Windbreaks: Establishment, Care, and Maintenance Iowa State University Extension Pm- 1717, 2005

By Paul Wray, Extension Forester; Laura Sternweis, Extension Communication Specialist; and Jane Lenahan, Graphic Designer.