Prairie Wildlife

Prairie Animals

Websites

Books

Mammals

Insects

Birds

Prairie Plants

Websites

  • Camp Silos — Lesson plans for teachers, quick facts and information for kids, plus puzzles and games
  • Environmental Education for Kids — Pictures of prairie plants and animals are included on this site just for kids, produced in Wisconsin
  • The Tallgrass Prairie in Illinois — A very thorough site on the Illinois prairie produced by the Illinois Natural History Survey
  • North American Prairies Plants — A resource for information on prairie plants such as: Big Bluestem Grass, Blue Grama Grass, Buffalo Grass, Fleabane, Indian Grass, Milkweed, Purple Coneflower, Stinging Nettle

Books