2011 Governor's Conference on the Management of the Illinois River System
"The Illinois River: A National Opportunity"

Challenges of Changing Climate


A 14,000-Year Midwestern Record of Climate from Riparian Oaks
Richard Guyette
University of Missouri

Past Climate Change in Illinois
Jim Angel
Illinois State Water Survey
Prairie Research Institute
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Climate Change Vulnerability of Species in Greatest Need of Conservation: Implications for Aquatic Life in Illinois
Links: Presentation, Paper
Jeffrey Walk
Illinois Chapter of The Nature Conservancy