Browse Critical Trends Assessment Program Regional Watershed Assessments by Subject "Des Plaines River Watershed (Wis. and Ill.)"

  • (Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, 2000)
    The Lower Des Plaines River Assessment Area encompasses approximately 357.5 miles' (228,807 acres) in northeast Illinois. It extends' from north central Cook County down through eastern Du Page County and western Cook ...

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  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Office of Scientific Research and Analysis. (Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, 1999)
    The Prairie Parklands area encompasses approximately 1,477 square miles (945,500 acres) in northeastern Illinois; including large parts of Will, Grundy, and Kendall counties, and smaller portions of Cook, Kankakee, Ford, ...

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  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources, Office of Scientific Research and Analysis; Illinois Department of Natural Resources, State Geological Survey Division (Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, 1998)
    The Upper Des Plaines Area Assessment covers an area of approximately 346 mile2 (221,637 acres) spanning central Lake County, north-central Cook County, and the northeastern portion of Du Page County. The Des Plaines River ...

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  • Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources Office of Realty and Environmental Planning (Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources, 1998)
    Take a canoe trip down the upper Des Plaines River from just north of the Wisconsin border south to the Cook County town of Lyons, and you can see the history of urbanization in Illinois laid out like a diorama. As the ...

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