Index Pages for Sections:

The Index Page for the website

  • Main Page
  • Science and Nature index:

  • Science and Nature Main Page
  • Links to topics including bird watching and bird identification, birding equiptment, Minnesota birds, swan study report, bald eagle nests. Other items of interest are the links to conservation information and its relationship to farming conservation, hunting conservation, and more. The subsection on US soils was created with a novice in mind, dominant US soil suborders with reference maps in .jpg and .gif formats available for viewing.

    The Conservation Index Page

  • Conservation
  • Timeline of important conservation events. Farming and agricultural methods and their impact on the enviroment in general. Changes in farming practices that have increased conservation efforts locally in the USA, and worldwide. Hunting and fishing and their direct relationship to the conservation movement with the establishment of hunting preserves, funding for protecting lands and waters. Links to the soil information pages are also available here.

    The Bird Watching Pages

  • Birding
  • Bird watching as a hobby and ideas on making bird identification easy for the beginner. Bird watching equipment tips, multiple uses for birding maps, good bird books for people, minnesota bird lists starting with the common Minnesota birds over three pages, casual Minnesota birds fill up another birding page and rare or accidental minnesota birds on a third. Bald eagle nests counts with links back to the source document divided up by state and listing the numbers of active nests or active bald eagle pairs. A continuous commentary on Crex Meadows and the bird watching there.



    Crex Meadows Wildlife Management Area

  • Crex Meadows
  • Devoted to all that is Crex Meadows, including management over the years, ongoing efforts, and controlled burning practices. Butterflies and other insects found on at the Meadows, plants of the meadows, and birds of the meadows.

    General Crex Meadows

  • Crex Meadows Information
  • Crex Meadows Habitat
  • Crex Meadows Burn Area
  • Crex Meadows Animals
  • Plants and Flowers

  • Crex Plants and Flowers
  • Birdfoot Violet
  • Broadleaf Arrowhead
  • Canada Mayflower
  • Hedge-nettle
  • Hoary Puccoon
  • Indian Paintbrush
  • Marsh Cinquefoil
  • Pasqueflower
  • Pickerelweed
  • Spiderwort
  • Starflower
  • Water Arum
  • Regional Land Use Areas

  • Regional Land Use Areas USA
  • A source for information on Regional Land Use practices in the USA, including daily water usage, climate, geology, soils, agriculture, forestry and some of the conservation concerns and methods used.

    Region K RLUA:

  • Region K Main Page
  • Find Region K Area Map
  • Michigan

  • Area 94A
  • Area 94C
  • Minnesota:

  • Area 57
  • Area 88
  • Area 91A
  • Area 93A
  • Wisconsin

  • Area 89
  • Areas in MN and WI

  • Area 90B
  • Area 91B
  • Areas in WI and MI

  • Area 93B
  • Area 94B
  • Area 94D
  • Area 95A
  • Areas in IL and WI

  • Area 95B
  • Areas in MI - MN - WI

  • Area 90A
  • Area 92
  • Region M RULA

  • Region M Main Page
  • Find Region M Area Map
  • Illinois:

  • Area 108B
  • Iowa:

  • Area 108C
  • Ohio:

  • Area 111E
  • South Dakota:

  • Area 102B
  • Areas in MN - ND - SD

  • Area 102A
  • Areas in NE - SD - IA - MN

  • Area 102C
  • Areas in IA and MO

  • Area 108D
  • Area 109
  • Areas in IA and MN

  • Area 103
  • Area 107A
  • Areas in IA - MN - WI

  • Area 104
  • Areas in IA - MN - WI - IL

  • Area 105
  • Areas in NE and KS

  • Area 106
  • Areas in IA - MO - NE - KS

  • Area 107B
  • Areas in IL - IN

  • Area 108A
  • Area 114B
  • Area 115A
  • Areas in IL - IN - WI

  • Area 110
  • Areas in IL - IA - MO

  • Area 115C
  • Areas in IL - MO

  • Area 113
  • Area 115B
  • Areas in IN - OH

  • Area 111A
  • Area 111D
  • Area 114A
  • Areas in IN - OH - MI

  • Area 111B
  • Areas in IN - MI

  • Area 111C
  • Areas in MO - KS - OK

  • Area 112