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Lakeshore habitat restoration training for professionals

principles and practices of lake-friendly landscaping, low impact development, water quality conservation and erosion control of low energy sites on inland Wisconsin lakes

Wednesday, July 16th and Thursday, July 17th, 2014 at Moon Beach Camp, St. Germain

​Wednesday, August 27th and Thursday, August 28th, 2014 at Heidel House Resort & Spa, Green Lake


13.0 Native plants and the trajectory of restoration

​Native plant nurseries DNR PUB ER-698-2012
Wisconsin native plant sources and restoration consultants GWQ041
Storm water basins using natural landscaping for water quality ​GWQ045
​Midwest plant guides listing - Compiled by: Patrick Goggin Midwest plant guides
​Prairie Moon Nursery ​Bare root planting guidelines
​Shoreland plants and landscaping ​​GWQ014

13.1 Creating species lists

NIFFENEGGER PowerPoint (Moon Beach session) - "Using reference sites to create species list​"

WALKER PowerPoint (Green Lake session) - "13.0 Native plants: Bioengineering shoreline protection​"

Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium -
University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Common name search
Genera search
Goggin master list of native plants for
lakeshores and grown by WI nurseries

List pdf
​"Native tree and shrub list for WVIC owned lands" - Ben Niffenegger, WVIC List pdf​
​USDA plants database Web link​
​"Showcasing work horse species" - By: Patrick Goggin LakeLine 29(1): 30-33
"​Plants for stormwater design: species selection for
the upper Midwest" - By: Daniel Shaw and Rusty Schmidt
[Includes planting lists for the following ecological zone types:
submergent; emergent; wet meadow; floodplain; upland;
dry pond; dry swales; rain garden: side slopes; rain garden: base;
infiltration basin: side slopes; infiltration basins: base; wet swale;
and filtration stri

Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Vilas County Land and Water Conservation Department Plant list​

13.2 On-line resources

​Doug Tallemy and his book "Bringing nature home:
how you can sustain wildlife with native plants
- web link

"Best bets - what to plant"?
"Native caterpillars, moths, and butterflies and host native woodies​"​
"Gardening for life"​
Applied Ecological Services, Inc. "Butterfly garden design sheet"​
​"Native plant guide for streams and stormwater facilities
in northeastern Illinois

Guide pdf
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