Other Web Sites of Local Interest

An appendix to The Sierra Club Guide to Natural Areas in and around Iowa City

This page is currently under development!

An Unsorted List

The Great North American Prairie Ecoregion Page
The Mississippi Basin Ecoregion Page
The rivers of the Mississippi basin and the uplands of the Great North American Prairie provide Iowa City's environmental context. The web pages describing these regions are provided as part of the Sierra Club's Critical Ecopregion Program .

The Tallgrass Prairie in Illinois
Kenneth R. Robertson of the Illinois Natural History Survey has produced this well-illustrated introduction to the tallgrass prairie.

Heyne Custom Seed Services Prairie Wildflower Page
This commercial service offers southwestern Iowa local ecotype prairie seed, and their web page includes an excellent index of other prairie related resources on the web.