Process-based river restoration would improve Illinois water quality, create wildlife habitat, and increase our floodwater storage capacity--at a fraction of the cost of conventional methods.

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The Illinois Beaver Alliance is proud to present this informative brochure, "Partnering with Beavers in Illinois: A New Paradigm."

Part 1 of the brochure explores of the latest technology that allows people to resolve human-beaver conflicts nonlethally.
​Part 2 examines how low-tech, process-based river restoration would address the problem of nutrient loss from agricultural runoff, increase our floodwater storage capacity, and increase habitat and biodiversity for wildlife.