For the most complete record of TPC publications see UNI Scholarworks. Masters theses, articles, newsletters, and scientific publications are available to download.
The following are available through University of Iowa Press or Amazon:
The Prairie in Seed: Identifying Seed-Bearing Prairie Plants in the Upper Midwest. Dave Williams, University of Iowa Press 2016
|The Tallgrass Prairie Center Guide to Prairie Restoration in the Upper Midwest||The Tallgrass Prairie Center Guide to Seed and Seedling Identification in the Upper Midwest|
Peer reviewed scientific research
Meissen, J.C., A.J. Glidden, M.E. Sherrard, K.J. Elgersma and L.L. Jackson. 2020. Seed mix design and first year management influence multifunctionality and cost-effectiveness in prairie reconstruction. Restoration Ecology 28 (4): 807-816. doi:10.1111/rec.13013.
Wen, A., K. J. Elgersma, M. E. Sherrard, L. L. Jackson, J. Meissen, and M. C. Myers 2022. Wild bee visitors and their association with sown and unsown floral resources in reconstructed pollinator habitats within an agriculture landscape. Insect Conservation and Diversity 15(1): 102-113. https://doi.org/10.1111/icad.12539
Glidden, A. J., M. E. Sherrard, J. C. Meissen, M. C. Myers, K. J. Elgersma, L. L. Jackson. In review. Planting time, first-year mowing, and seed mix design influence ecological outcomes in agroecosystem revegetation projects. For Restoration Ecology.
Nemec, K. N., A. Stephenson, and M. Losch. July 2022. How engineers and roadside vegetation managers maintain roadside vegetation in Iowa, USA. Environmental Management https://doi.org/10.1007/s00267-022-01683-y
Pellish, C. A., Sherrard, M. E., Leytem, P. A. and Jackson, L. L. (2017), Small vertebrate granivores reduce seedling emergence in native tallgrass prairie restoration. Restor Ecol. doi:10.1111/rec.12557
22nd North American Prairie Conference Proceedings
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North American Tallgrass Prairie Map
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