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Illinois Master Naturalists
University of Illinois Extension Master Naturalist Program provides science-based educational opportunities that connect people with nature and help them become engaged environmental stewards.
Illinois Water Resources Center
IWRC is dedicated to research and outreach programs on water resources.
Living with Deer in Illinois
This website provides residents of Illinois with information about how to coexist with Illinois deer.
Living with Wildlife in Illinois
This website provides residents of Illinois with information about how to coexist with Illinois wildlife.
Natural Resources, the Environment and Ecosystems
Activities for teachers to help their students become more aware of how plants, animals and humans interact with ecosystems.
Pesticide Safety Education Program
Fact sheets, newsletters and training information about pesticide safety.
Spotlight on Natural Resources
Monthly podcast covering a wide range of timely environmental and energy related topics.
Learn about aquatic plant selection and cultivation as well as container water gardening.
A directory of more than 140 different Illinois wildflowers
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