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Aurora
Illinois
Blackberry Farm Pioneer Village
100 South Barnes Road
Aurora IL 60506
Phone 630 892-1550
Web Site http://www.foxvalleyparkdistrict.org/pages/facility/blackfrmFS.html
Description 54 acres with museum buildings, lake, pond, gardens and arboretum, carriage house, farm, Streets museum with 11 Victorian stores, crafts demonstrations, miniature train ride
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Kind of Activity Living History
Field of Study Science Facility Arboretum
Owner/Operator Fox Valley Park District
 

  Evanston

  Ladd Arboretum

  2024 McCormick Boulevard

  Evanston  IL 60201    

  Phone   847 864-5181

  Web Site  http://www.laddarboretum.org/whoweare.htm

  E-mail  mailto:evanecoctr@aol.com

  Description  urban arboretum also holds ecology center

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Nature Center

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  Owner/Operator:  Evanston Environmental Association

  New or Updated:   1/18/2005
 

  Illinois

  Lisle

  Morton Arboretum

  4100 Illinois Route 53

  Lisle                IL             60532    

  Phone   630 968-0074

  Web Site  http://www.mortonarb.org/

  Description  1700 acres with 41,000 plants in 3300 species

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:             8/21/2005

Petersburg
Starhill Forest Arboretum
Route 1 Box 272
Petersburg IL 62675
Phone 217 632-3685
Web Site *****
Description 25 acres with 600 varieties with extensive selection of oak trees
Type of Resource Nature
Field of Study  Arboretum
 

  Illinois

  Rockford

  Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden

  2701 Clifton Ave

  Rockford  IL   61102    

  Phone   815 965-8146

  Web Site  http://www.klehm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@klehm.org

  Description  150 acres include fountain, children, demonstration, prehistoric, hosta, grass, daylily gardens

  Type of Resource   Nature

  Primary Focus  Gardens

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Arboretum

  New or Updated:   8/18/2005

 

Richmond
Indiana
Hayes Regional Arboretum
801 Elks Road
Richmond IN 47374
Phone 765 962-3745
Web Site http://www.hayesarboretum.org/
E-mail mailto:rjwaltz@aol.com
Description native woody plants of Whitewater Drainage Basin, 500 acres, nature reserve, 1833 barn converted to nature center, beech-maple forest, oak-tulip experiment, fern garden, Indiana Rock collection
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Garden
Nature of Group or Site Nature Reserve
Field of Study Science Facility Arboretum
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