Useful Links by ACES Department


Natural Resources & Environmental Sciences
 General NRES

  • Cyber-Farm
    Includes links to information on Woodlots, Alternative Energy, and Gardening. (Ohio State University)

  • Illinois Department of Natural Resources
    Mission is to manage, protect and sustain Illinois' natural and cultural resources; provide resource-compatible recreational opportunities; and promote natural resource-related public safety, education, and science. (IL Gov)

  • Illinois Natural History Survey
    Mission is 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. (University of Illinois)

  • NRES Homepage at U of I
    Learn about the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois.

  • PAN Pesticides Database
    One-stop location for current toxicity and regulatory information for pesticides. (Pesticide Action Network)

  • PlantFacts
    An international knowledge bank and multimedia learning center. Database of extension materials relevant to plants. Easy to understand quality information. (Ohio State University)

  • VISTA
    This Web site contains full text of publications written by faculty and staff of University of Illinois Extension and departments of the University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences. Includes Agriculture, Conservation, and Horticulture.