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DNR Web Site

Ecological Restoration

Field Guides: Animals


Field Guides: Plants

Grants & Financial Assistance


Minnesota's Native Ecosystems


Shoreland Management



 

Books and Other Publications:

Ecological Restoration


Going Native: A Prairie Restoration Handbook for Minnesota Landowners. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 2000. Booklet.
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Lakescaping for Wildlife and Water Quality book

Lakescaping for Wildlife and Water Quality. Carrol Henderson, Carolyn Dindorf, and Fred Rozumalski. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 1999.
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Minnesota Wetland Restoration Guide. Vegetation establishment section. Minnesota Board of Soil and Water Resources 2008. Booklet.

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Restoring the Tallgrass Prairie: An Illustrated Manual for Iowa and the Upper Midwest. Shirley Shirley. University of Iowa Press. 1994.


What every water gardener and shoreline restorer should know about harmful exotic aquatic plants Wendy Crowell. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 2006. Pamphlet
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Field Guides: Animals


Butterflies Through Binoculars: the East. Jeffrey Glassberg. Oxford University Press. 1999.


Field Guide to the Birds of Eastern and Central North America. 5th edition. Roger Tory Peterson. Houghton Mifflin Company. 2002.


Northwoods Wildlife: A Watcher's Guide to Habitats. Janine M. Benyus. NorthWord Press. 1989.


Traveler's Guide to Wildlife in Minnesota book

Traveler's Guide to Wildlife in Minnesota. Carrol Henderson, Andrea Lee Lambrecht and others. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 1997.
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Field Guides: Plants


Ferns of Minnesota. Rolla Tryon. University of Minnesota Press. 1980.


North Woods Wildflowers: A Field Guide to Wildflowers of the Northeastern United States and Southeastern Canada. Douglas M. Ladd. Falcon Publishing Inc. 2001.


Northland Wildflowers: The Comprehensive Guide to the Minnesota Region. Revised Edition. John B. Moyle and Evelyn W. Moyle. University of Minnesota Press. 2001.
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Tallgrass Prairie Wildflowers: A Field Guide. Douglas M. Ladd A Nature Conservancy Book published by Falcon Press. 1995.


Through the Looking Glass: A Field Guide to Aquatic Plants. Wisconsin Lakes Partnership. Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and University of Wisconsin-Extension. 1997.
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Trees and Shrubs of Minnesota book

Trees and Shrubs of Minnesota. Welby Smith. University of Minnesota Press. 2008.
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Wildflowers, Grasses and Other Plants of the Northern Plains and Black Hills. 4th edition. Theodore Van Bruggen. Badlands Natural History Association. Fenske Printing, Inc. 1992.


Lake Ecology


A Primer on Limnology. 2nd edition. Bruce A. Monson. Water Resources Research Center. University of Minnesota. 1992. Report
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Lake Vegetation Reports. Donna Perleberg. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
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Natural Vegetation of Minnesota at the Time of the Public Land Survey 1847-1907. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 1988.
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World's Within A World: Reflections on Visits to Minnesota Scientific and Natural Area Preserves book

World's Within A World: Reflections on Visits to Minnesota Scientific and Natural Area Preserves Paul Gruchow. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 1999.
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Other Online Publications:

Agricultural Buffers