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Title:Illinois Natural History Survey: Monitoring the Biodiversity of Illinois for 150 Years
Author(s):Post, Susan L.
Subject(s):Illinois Natural History Survey history
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign history
Geographic Coverage:Illinois
Abstract:Brochure produced in honor of the sesquicentennial of the founding of the Illinois State Natural History Society, pre-cursor of the Illinois State Laboratory of Natural History, which eventually became the Illinois Natural History Survey. Presents a time-line of key events and research activities of the organization from 1858 to 2008.

"With a staff of over 200 scientists and technicians, it is recognized as one of the premier natural history surveys in the nation. Over the years, its mission has remained fairly constant: to investigate the diversity, life histories, and ecology of the plants and animals of the state; to publish research results so that those resources can be managed wisely; and to provide information to the public in order to foster an understanding and appreciation of our natural heritage."
Issue Date:2008
Publisher:Illinois Natural History Survey
Genre:Other
Type:Text
Language:English
URI:http://hdl.handle.net/2142/110029
Rights Information:Copyright 2008 University of Illinois Board of Trustees.
Date Available in IDEALS:2021-06-02
Has Version(s):https://web.archive.org/web/20200514091224/https://www.inhs.illinois.edu/organization/history/inhs-timeline/
Related Item:https://web.archive.org/web/20100627204241/http://www.inhs.illinois.edu/organization/history.html
https://web.archive.org/web/20100703213846/http://www.inhs.illinois.edu/organization/seeHistory.html


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