Links to Related Websites

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Interactive Soils Maps - http://websoilsurvey.nrcs.usda.gov/app/
The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service - http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/

South Carolina State Parks (I can only make this work in IE) - http://www.southcarolinaparks.com/
SC Department of Natural Resources - http://www.dnr.sc.gov/
SCDNR Heritage Preserves - https://www.dnr.sc.gov/mlands/propertysearch?p_flag=1


The USDA Plants Database - http://plants.usda.gov/index.html
The Atlas of the SC Flora - dot maps like in Radford, but more up to date -  http://cricket.biol.sc.edu/herb/


Systematics websites - these have pictures, family descriptions, species descriptions, conservation information, etc
    http://www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/carr/pfamilies.html
    http://www.hort.uconn.edu/plants/
    http://www.csdl.tamu.edu/FLORA/gallery.htm   (this site is especially good for images)
    http://www.floridata.com/main_fr.cfm?state=Welcome&viewsrc=welcome.htm  (another good site for images, and cultivation info - mostly ornamentals)
    http://florawww.eeb.uconn.edu/
    http://www.natureserve.org/
    http://www.2bnthewild.com/ (this is a great site for images of wildflowers in the Southeast, plus lots of other information and a simple key)

The International Code of Botanical Nomenclature - http://www.bgbm.fu-berlin.de/iapt/nomenclature/code/SaintLouis/0000St.Luistitle.htm

Conservation Organizations
    The Nature Conservancy - http://nature.org/
    Ducks Unlimited - http://www.ducks.org/
    The Sierra Club - http://www.sierraclub.org/
    The Natural Resources Defense Council - http://www.nrdc.org/
    The National Wildlife Federation - http://www.nwf.org/
    The Virginia Conservation Network - http://www.vcnva.org/

The South Carolina Native Plant Society website -   http://cufp.clemson.edu/scnativeplants/

A naturalist consulting company's page with tons of great information on natural history, jobs, etc. - http://www.ranger146.com/

Carnivorous Plants
    http://www.sarracenia.com/

An interesting site on roadside vegetation management -  http://filebox.vt.edu/users/jodaniel/

Pest Management from NCSU - http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/ent/notes/O&T/index.html

The US Forest Service website -  http://www.fs.fed.us/

The Ecological Society of America website -  http://www.esa.org/

The Soil Science Society of America website -  http://www.soils.org/

A geology site maintained by a geology textbook publisher -  http://college.hmco.com/geology/resources/geologylink/index.html

Bob Peet's site - Dr. Peet is one of the better known plant ecologists in the southeast -  http://www.bio.unc.edu/faculty/peet/