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Illinois Department of Natural Resources: Wetlands
The IDNR Wetlands program web site contains a lot of information about wetlands in Illinois, including identification, functions and value, research, status, and regulations.
IUCN International Union for Conservation of Nature: Wetlands
IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, helps the world find pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges. IUCN is working with the Ramsar Convention and Contracting Parties, but also with grassroots communities and river basin agencies, to implement wetland conservation as part of its water management work.
National Wetlands Research Center
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Wetlands Research Center (NWRC) home page contains a large volume on information regarding wetlands, including data services page provides links to other databases, a list of research issues, and education links. Visitors may also search the USGS NRWC library, and obtain information on interlibrary loan procedures.
US Environmental Protection Agency: Wetlands
This webpage provides more information about wetlands, their protection, and funding.
Society of Wetland Scientists
The mission of the Society of Wetland Scientists (SWS) is to promote understanding, conservation, protection, restoration, science-based management, and sustainability of wetlands.