Monarch Conservation Toolbox

Pilot Projects

Coordinating Restoration of Professionally Managed Lands, Rights-of-Way, & Agricultural Lands

Conseil d’administration de l’University of Illinois

United States

Agency Type

Target or Affiliated Species or Habitat

Original Language

“The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois will facilitate collaboration for the installation of monarch friendly plantings on college and university campuses, conduct habitat monitoring and support habitat restoration projects on critical landscapes, develop and maintaining a habitat database for new projects installed across the restoration corridor, facilitate the Rights-of-Way as Habitat Working Group to promote habitat restoration by utilities and transportation authorities across the Midwest, and facilitate the Agricultural Habitat Working Group to promote monarch conservation on rural landscapes in Illinois” (Edelen 2015).