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Nature Preserve

Management Guidelines



Non-native and native aggressive plant species for which specific control recommendations are given in the Vegetation Management Manual (Vol. 1, numbers 1-40)


Manual

Number

Approval Date

File name

Volume One: Vegetation Management Guidelines

 

Vegetation Management

No. 1

11/07/1990

Vegetation Management Introduction

Vegetation Management Manual 

No. 2

02/06/1990

Vegetation Management manual overview

Autumn olive

No. 3

10/23/2007

VMG Autumn olive revised 2007

Black locust

No. 4

10/23/2007

VMG Black locust revised 2007

Buckthorns (alien species)

No. 5

10/23/2007

VMG Buckthorns original 1990

Bush honeysuckles

No. 6

05/01/2007

VMG Bush honeysuckle revised 2007

Canada thistle

No. 7

10/26/2004

VMG Canada thistle revised 2004

Crown vetch

No. 8

10/26/2004

VMG Crown vetch revised 2004

Fescue

No. 9

02/05/2002

VMG Fescue revised 2002

Garlic mustard

No. 10

05/01/2007

VMG Garlic mustard revised 2007

Japanese honeysuckle

No. 11

10/29/2002

VMG Japanese honeysuckle revised 2002

Johnson grass

No. 12

10/26/2004

VMG Johnson grass revised 2004

Leafy spurge

No. 13

10/23/2007

VMG Leafy spurge original 1990

Moneywort

No. 14

02/06/1990

VMG Moneywort original 1990

Multiflora rose

No. 15

10/23/2007

VMG Multiflora rose revised 2003

Osage orange

No. 16

02/01/2005

VMG Osage orange revised 2005

Purple loosestrife

No. 17

10/23/2007

VMG Purple loosestrife original 1990; revised 07

Quaking aspen

No. 18

08/08/2006

 

VMG Quaking Aspen revised 2006

Reed canary grass

No. 19

05/06/2003

VMG Reed canary revised 2002

Round-leaved bittersweet

No. 20

05/06/2003

VMG Round-leaved bittersweet revised 2003

Siberian elm

No. 21

10/23/2007

VMG Siberian elm

Smooth sumac

No. 22

10/23/2007

VMG Smooth sumac

Sweet clover (white and yellow)

No. 23

02/06/2007

VMG Sweet clover revised 2007

Cut-leaved and common teasel

No. 24

05/07/2007

VMG Teasel revised 2007

White poplar

No. 25

02/01/2005

VMG White poplar revised 2005

Wild parsnip

No. 26

02/06/2007

VMG Wild parsnip revised 2007

Wintercreeper (climbing euonymus)

No. 27

08/08/2006

VMG Wintercreeper revised 2006

Kentucky bluegrass

No. 28

05/01/2007

VMG Kentucky bluegrass revised 2007

Smooth brome

No. 29

02/05/2002

VMG Smooth brome revised 2002

Honey locust

No. 30

05/06/2003

VMG Honey locust revised 2003

White mulberry

No. 31

05/06/2003

VMG White mulberry original 2003

Kudzu

No. 32

05/07/2002

VMG Kudzu original 2002

Sericea lespedeza

No. 33

10/29/2002

VMG Sericea lespedeza original 2002

Gray dogwood

No. 34

10/23/2007

VMG Gray dogwood original 2003

Tree-of-heaven

No. 35

05/07/2002

VMG Tree of heaven original 2002

Chinese yam

No. 36

10/26/2004

VMG Chinese yam original 2004

Spotted knapweed

No. 37

10/26/2004

VMG Spotted knapweed original 2004

Phragmites

No. 38

08/05/2005

VMG Phragmites original 2005

Japanese Stilt Grass No. 39 02/06/2007 VMG Japanese Stilt Grass original 2007
Japanese Hops No. 40 02/06/2007 VMG Japanese Hops original 2007
Musk Thistle No. 41 10/23/2007 VMG Musk Thistle
Dame's Rocket No. 42 10/23/2007 VMG Dame's Rocket

Volume Four: Herbicide Use and Application

11/07/1990

Herbicide_use

Volume Five: Control of Animal Populations

 

 

White-tailed Deer

No. 1 

updated10/18/2005

Deer management guidelines 10-18-05

A vegetation monitoring program for assessing deer damage on Illinois Department of Conservation Properties

01/08/1990

Browse

Mosquito Control

No. 2

05/17/1991

Mosquito control

Illinois Garlic Mustard Alert

 

 

 

Illinois Plant translocation and restoration policy

04/20/1993

Illinois Plant Translocation Policy