Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie LINK - Official U.S. Forest Service website. Visit for information about trails and environmental and volunteer opportunities, as well as the most current Calendar of Events for Prairie activities.

Midewin Heritage Association
LINK - Promoting an understanding of the rich cultural history of the land that today is the Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie.

A Midewin Almanac
LINK - A blog by Midewin volunteer Arthur Melville Pearson. "Recovering 20,000 acres of prairie. One volunteer day at a time."

Illinois Native Plant Society
LINK Dedicated to the preservation, conservation, and study of the native plants and vegetation of Illinois.

Chicago Wilderness
LINK A regional alliance of more than 300 organizations and agencies that connects people and nature in the Chicago Wilderness region of southeast Wisconsin, northeast Illinois, northwest Indiana, and southwest Michigan.

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