Riverwoods Preservation Council

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About the RPC

Links to:

RPC Objectives
RPC Presentation Notes
RPC Village Voice Articles
RPC Book In Our Own Backyard
Woodland Health Study Report
RPC 2009 Year-End Letter
RPC 2010 Year-End Letter
RPC 2011 Year-End Letter
RPC 2012 Year-End Letter
RPC 2013 Year-End Letter
RPC 2014 Year-End Letter
RPC Contact Form and Email Address

Chicago Wilderness

Links to:

RPC Book In Our Own Backyard
Chicago Wilderness web site

Contributions

Links to:

Contribution Form
About the RPC
RPC Year-End Letter 2009
RPC Year-End Letter 2010

RPC Book In Our Own Backyard

Links to:

Order Form
Back Cover
Contents Page 1
  Excerpt Chap. 2 - In The Beginning
  Excerpt Chap. 3- Value of Conservation
  Excerpt Chap. 4- Looking Out The Window
Contents Page 2
 Excerpt Chap. 5 - Choosing Plants to Grow
 Excerpt Chap. 6 - Living in a Woodland
 Excerpt Chap. 7 - Invasives
Contents Page 3
 Excerpt Chap. 8 - Water
 Excerpt Chap. 9 - Trees, Salt & Mulch

Invasives

Links to:

Buckthorn
Garlic Mustard
Poison Ivy
Creeping Charlie
Honeysuckle
Emerald Ash Borer
Gypsy Moth
Asian Long Horned Beetle
Photos and Descriptions of Many Invasives, with links
General
Alternatives to Invasives
Purchase Order for RPC Book In Our Own Backyard

Oak Trees

Links to:

Oak Tree Main Page
Bur Oaks
Pin Oaks
Red Oaks
Swamp Oaks
White Oaks
Credits
Village Voice Article

Resources

Links to:

Enjoying Outdoors
Enjoying Native flora
Enjoying Native fauna
Enjoying Environment and ecology
Invasives
Enjoying Green Architecture
Invasives Page
RPC Presentation Notes
Oak Tree Pages of this site
Village Voice Articles

Speaker Notes

Links to presentations:

Butterflies
Raptors
Green Architecture
Trees as Treasure
Deer Habits and Management
Tree Facts
Prescribed Burns

Riverwoods is Unique

Link to:

Riverwoods Residents Association & Plant Committee
Woodland issues

RPC Village Voice Articles

Links to articles on:

Woodland Health Study: Spring 2009 Status Report
Woodland Health Study: May / June Status Report
Woodland Health Study: September / October Status Report
Woodland Health Study: November / December Status Report
RPC Tree Count
Composting
Rain Gardens
Pesticides
Riverwoods Turning 50
Living in Harmony with Nature
Protecting Woodlands
Honey Bee Collapse
Emerald Ash Borer 1
Emerald Ash Borer 2
Butterfly Plants
Poison Ivy
Riverwoods' Birds
Raptors
Oak Trees
Handling Fall Leaves
Deer
Invasive Plants
Salt Use in Winter
Construction Issues
Riverwoods - A Special Place
Counting Deer
Rain Garden Demonstration Site
Garlic Mustard
Canopy Thinning
Water, Water Everywhere (?)
How to Grow and Oak Tree
Money Trees - What Value!
Reforestation 101
Composting
Rain Barrels
Recycling
Prescribed Burns

What's New in Riverwoods

Links to articles on:

RPC Response to Village Inquiry about Deer and Deer Fences
RPC Presentation - Ryerson Biologist on Deer
Village Zoning Map
Village Setback / Front-Side-Back Yard Requirements
RPC Deer Article in Village Voice
Village Setback / Front-Side-Back Yard Requirements
Roger Simonson Letter to Deerfield Review About Fence Controversy
Counting Deer
RPC Position Paper 2011 - Deer
Village Fence Ordinance - September 2011
Village Cost-Sharing Program

Contact - RPC

Woodlands

Links to articles on:

Woodland Health Study: Final Report
RPC September 2009 Letter to Plan Commission
RPC October 2009 Presentation to the Village Board
RPC November 2009 Letter to Village Board
Village of Riverwoods Environmental Committee 11-09 Report
November 2009 Letter by Margie Kaul to the Village Board
Village of Riverwoods Woodland Protection Ordinance
Canopy Issues
Village of Riverwoods Forester 1996 Report
Book Reviews
RPC 2011 Position Paper - Deer
Village Woodland Protection Ordinance
Village Tree Preservation Ordinance

Village of Riverwoods

Links to:

Village Web Site
Tree Management and Invasives Cost-SharingPrograms

RPC Video

What Can I Do?

RPC Privacy Policy

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