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A Directory of Illinois Nature Preserves

Abstract: This data set depicts the nature preserves of Illinois, digitized from USGS 7.5
minute quadrangles. A nature preserve is an area of land or water in public or
private ownership that is formally dedicated pursuant to the terms of the law,
to be maintained in its natural condition. Boundaries are approximate and do in
some instances signify property boundaries. Users ... View entire text
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Caption:  A Directory of Illinois Nature Preserves
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.5   S: 37.0   E: -87.5   W: -91.3

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Illinois Nature Preserves Commission; Illinois Natural History Survey
Dataset Title: A Directory of Illinois Nature Preserves
Dataset Series Name: INHS GIS Database
Dataset Release Date: 1995
Dataset Release Place: Springfield, Illinois
Dataset Publisher: Illinois Dept. of Natural Resources
Version: 1.0
Issue Identification: natpres
Data Presentation Form: map
Access Constraints None
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derived therefrom outside of licensee's organization or entity is expressly
forbidden. The only exception is redistribution to consultants working for the
licensee, and then only for purposes, related to work for the licensee. Such
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Geological Survey, Dept. of Natural Resources, Illinois Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 217-333-5102
Fax: 217-333-2830
Email: denhart at
Contact Address:
615 East Peabody Drive
City: Champaign
Province or State: Illinois
Postal Code: 61820
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Size: 643KB
Distribution Format: Arc/Info export format
Fees: No fees
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23