Browse Special Publications - Illinois Natural History Survey by Issue Date

  • Hanson, Harold C.; Jones, Robert L. (Southern Illinois University Press for the Illinois Natural History Survey, 1976)
    Postulates a new technique: Feather mineral pattern analysis, for determining the geographic origins and distribution of wild goose populations.

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  • Risser, Paul G.; Karr, James R.; Forman, Richard T. T. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1984], 1984-03)
    A workshop for Landscape Ecology

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  • Robertson, Kenneth R.; Burton, Phillip J. K.; McKnight, Bill N. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1986]., 1986-04)
    The purpose of this directory is to provide a centralized list of the systematists and ecologists living or doing research in Illinois. While a number of professional societies have membership lists, there has been no ...

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  • Sanderson, Glen C.; Bellrose, Frank C. ([Champaign, Ill.] :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1986], 1986-08)
    Waterfowl die from ingesting lead shotgun pellets deposited on the bottoms of lakes and marshes and in fields. In most instances, they die after ingesting 1 or 2 pellets, their bodies wasting away over a period of several ...

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  • Karr, James R. ([Champaign, Ill.] :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1986], 1986-09)
    A recent nationwide USEPA study found that 56% of the stream segments with water resource degradation had a reduced fishery potential because of chemical problems however, 50% were impaired by degradation in physical habitat ...

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  • Neeley, R. Dan.; Heister, Carla G. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey, Dept. of Energy and Natural Resources, State of Illinois,[1987], 1987)
    The purpose of this book is to help its readers more fully understand and appreciate the natural resources of Illinois. Our enjoyment of the State is enhanced when we understand where its various resources are found, their ...

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  • Cashatt, Everett D.; Glenn, Murray O.; Godfrey, George L. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1987], 1987-07)
    This paper reports the faunal, phenological, and host plant data associated with a collection of about 30,000 microlepidoptera representing 954 species. Collected by the late Murray O. Glenn between 1927 and 1976 in Marshall ...

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  • Voegtlin, David J.; Bridges, Charles A. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1988], 1988-06)
    Entomologists engaged in taxonomic research require an in-depth knowledge of the literature on the group in question. The ever increasing volume of papers, coupled with the need to know the historical literature on which ...

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  • Case, Laurie J.; Wissmann, Janet L.; Jeffords, Michael R. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1988], 1988-08)
    Encourages students to explore a biologicla problem and its impact on society and the environment.

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  • Havera, Stephen P.; Roat, Katie E. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,1989., 1989)
    Since its establishment in 1894, the Havana research site of the Illinois Natural History Survey has been identified by a confusing array of names. It is fitting, therefore, that at the dedication of the expanded and ...

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  • Burton, Philip J.; Dennis, Ann; Robertson, Kenneth R. ([Champaign, Ill.] (607 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign 61820) :[Section of Botany and Plant Pathology, Illinois Natural History Survey],[1989], 1989-04)
    This directory provides a centralized list of the systematists, ecologists, and field biologists who live or conduct research in Illinois. While a number of professional societies have membership lists, there has been no ...

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  • Iverson, Louis R.; Joselyn, Mark G.; Hodgins, Audrey S. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey, Illinois Department of Energy and Natural Resources,June 1990., 1990-06)
    Includes 6 ancillary maps: Composition of Illinois forests -- Number of woody species per county in Illinois -- Forest cover map of the Midwest as estimated with satellite data -- Percent of county forested, ascertained ...

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  • Dorrance, Anne E. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1991], 1991-11)
    The trees found in our communities and urban areas are an invaluable multipurpose resource that contributes significantly to a livable environment. They confer economic, environmental, and social benefits and impart values ...

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  • Jeffords, Michael (Illinois Natural History Survey, 1992)

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  • Jeffords, Michael R.; Hodgins, Audrey S.; Havera, Stephen P. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1992], 1992-09)
    Classroom teachers may elect to integrate these materials into an existing unit of the science curriculum or to create a new wetlands unit. Several of the activities can be incorporated into the language arts or social ...

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  • Suloway, Liane B.; Hubbell, Marvin E. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,1994., 1994-07)
    Wetlands once covered more than 8 million acres in Illinois, or 23% of the land (Havera 1985). As a result of human modification of the environment, an estimated 90% of these wetlands have been destroyed (Figure 1). Dramatic ...

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  • Baum, Sharon.; Shaffer, Tony D. ([Champaign, Ill.] :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1995], 1995-06)
    This document provides a basic overview of wetlands legislation. The information is meant to be as brief, concise, and unbiased as possible. No attempt was made to provide legal interpretation of the legislation or programs ...

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  • Jeffords, Michael R.; Hodgins, Audrey S. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1995], 1995-07)
    The background material for teachers and the student activities that make up Pests Have Enemies Too were designed to help young scientists become aware of what biological control is and how it can be used to help manage ...

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  • Charlebois, Patrice M.; Marsden, J. Ellen; Goettel, Robin G.; Wolfe, R. Kirby; Jude, David J.; Rudnika, Svetlana ([Urbana, Ill.?] :Jointly published by the Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant Program and the Illinois Natural History Survey,[1997], 1997)
    This document was stimulated by the Round Goby Conference, which was held in Chicago in February 1996. Many of the data presented at the conference were preliminary, and therefore were not incorporated into the text. ...

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  • Admiraal, Alicia N.; Morris, Marilyn J.; Brooks, Thomas C.; Olsen, Jeffrey W.; Miller, Michael V. (Champaign, Ill. :Illinois Natural History Survey,[1997], 1997-03)
    This guidebook has been written primarily for wetland managers in Illinois, and therefore is somewhat technical in nature. Users who will benefit most from this guide are those who have a background in botany, biology, ...

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