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This report is available in Portable Document Files only.
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  • Introduction
    Geology of the Chicago Wilderness Region (12 pages, 1.5Mb)
  • Living Communities
    Prairies (8 pages, 1.4Mb)
    Birds, Butterflies and Moths, Big Grazers and Herps (4 pages, 0.3Mb)
  • Wooded Communities
    Introduction, Savannas, Open Woodlands, Flatwoods, Forests Birds, Squirrels, Herps (10 pages, 1.5Mb)
  • Wetlands
    Marshes and Shrub swamps, Sedge meadows, Fens, Bogs, Insects, Birds, Mammals, Herps (10 pages, 1.7Mb)
  • Still Waters
    Lakes and Ponds
  • Moving Waters
    Streams and Rivers, Dunes, Lake Michigan (6 pages, 1.3Mb)
  • People on the Land
    Native Americans, Settlement, Forest Preserves, Restoration and Management (10 pages, 1.5Mb)
  • Appendices and Index
    Organizations, Further Reading, Credits, Index, Species Index (5 pages, 0.4Mb)



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