Resources & Links

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  • Blue Thumb - Planting for Clean Water - includes information on Raingardens, native plant gardens & shoreline stabilization.

  • Beginner Farmer Education - An in-depth Beginner Farmer curriculum for the small sustainable farm model.

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  • Donate Now!

  • Ducks Unlimited - An organization that is dedicated to preserving habitat for waterfowl conservation. "Filling the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow & forever."

  • Dormant Seeding - Links to articles and job sheets that we have compiled.

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  • Hensler Nursery, Inc. - Local nursery in North-central Indiana, located just off of U.S. 30. Call 574-867-4192 for more information. 

  • Hoosier Heartland RC&D - An Resource Conservation and Development Council (RC&D) organization with resources for "helping Central Indiana's people protect and develop their economic, natural, and social resources".

  • Hoosier Riverwatch - A state-wide, volunteer program of the Indiana Department of Enivornmental Management (IDEM), Office of Water Quality, Watershed Assessment and Planning Branch, that monitors water quality in rivers and streams.

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  • Michiana Beekeepers Association.   A beekeeping group that is "creating good and healthy beekeeping throughout Michiana."

  • Michiana Stormwater Partnership - An educational group represented by local entities in the Michiana Area. Their mission is "to educate our Community on the importance of good environmental stewardship of all of our rivers and streams and provide the community with information, resources, and opportunities to help them develop or enhance their own efforts for the common good."

  • Midwest Cover Crops Council - Cover Crop Decision Tool to help develop cover crop plans for your specific needs.

  • Monarch Watch - Education, conservation, & research for the Monarch Butterfly.

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  • Pheasants Forever - An organization that "is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs."

  • Pinterest - Check out our boards for some conservation inspiration!

  • Plant Native - A listing of trees, shrubs, flowers & ferns native to Indiana and Ohio.

  • Plant a Million Trees Project 

  • Purdue Extension of St Joseph County - Education of Indiana citizens through the application of land grant university research & knowledge base.

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  • Quail Forever - Adivision of Pheasant's Forever that is dedicated to the conservation of "quail, pheasants and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs."

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  • Tree Tubes & Weed Mats - Non Typical Food Plots LLC

  • Twitter - Follow us on our social media page! We post and share several items that cover topics in conservation.

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  • Water Contamination - Information about potential contaminants that could be in water, causes, and health implications.

  • Water Testing - Find where you can have your water tested in Indiana.  (Prepared by Jane Frankenberger, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering.)

  • Water Testing - Indiana Certified Microbiology Drinking Water Laboratories. (Prepared by Indiana Health Department.)

  • Water Testing - Enviro Test Kits - 635 Green Road, Madison, IN 47250

  • Phone: 1-888-932-6699

  • Email: etk@envirotestkits.com

  • Web Soil Survey - Provides soil data and information produced by the National Cooperative Soil Survey.

  • Wildlife Rehabilitators - List developed by InDNR of rehabilitators that are permitted in Indiana as of March 2016.

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  • Xerces Society - "An international nonprofit organization that protects the natural world through the conservation of invertebrates and their habitats."

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