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Links and Reviews for Miracle of Fall

The following 104 sites have linked to our Miracle of Fall website. Links to commercial products or enterprises do not constitute endorsement by University of Illinois Extension.


Yahoo! Directory
http://dir.yahoo.com/Regional/U_S__States/Illinois/Community_and_Culture/Environment_and_Nature/

A Moms Love - Calendar - November
http://www.amomslove.com/calendar/calendar-nov03.html

About.com - A State-by-State Guide to Fall Colors - Illinois
http://usparks.about.com/cs/natlparkbasics/a/fallcolorstate.htm

About.com - Forestry
http://forestry.about.com/cs/fallcolor/index_2.htm

About.com - U.S. Parks
http://usparks.about.com/blfallcolors.htm

AllesAmerika.com (Dutch Site)
http://www.allesamerika.com/herfst-in-amerika.html

Aristotle's Thanksgiving on the Web
http://home.aristotle.net/Thanksgiving/fall_colors.asp

Baily Library - Blog - Season of Mists and Mellow Fruitfulness
http://baileylibrary.blogspot.com/2005/10/season-of-mists-and-mellow.html

Beeson McHenry County Nursery - Nursery News - Fall is in the Air - More Information
http://www.beesongrows.com/pdfs/0907RD_FallColor.pdf

BMW Motorcyle Owners of America Forum - Morning Reads
http://www.bmwmoa.org/forum/showthread.php?t=30150

Bowling Green State University
http://www.bgsu.edu/colleges/library/infosrv/csinger/class.htm
"Information about fall foliage, including links to fall foliage updates and live foliage web cams. From the U. Illinois Extension."

Bugwood.org - Fall
http://www.bugwood.org/fall/fallcolor.html
"The Miracle of Fall - University of Illinois Extension"

Burch Learning - Teacher Side Content - Suggested Computer Lab Lesson for 3rd Grade
http://www.burchlearning.com/TeacherSideContent/SuggestedComputerLabLessonsfor3rdGrade.pdf

Canton Public Library
http://www.cantonpl.org/site_of_the_day_archive.html

Carnegie Library
http://www.carnegielibrary.org/subject/homework/botany.html
"An explanation from the University of Illinois Extension with links to suggested tours in the Midwest to see the foliage."

Castner Links - Other - Miscellaneous
http://castnerlinks.com/Other.htm

Central Mississippi Regional Library System - 300 - General Customs
http://www.cmrls.lib.ms.us/300.htm

Central Mississippi Regional Library System - Education, Fairy Tales, Social Science
http://www.cmrls.lib.ms.us/300.htm?ref=Guzels.TV

Chicago Tribune
http://www.chicagotribune.com/travel/chi-040830midwestfall-info,1,3901284.story?coll=chi-travel-hed

CNN - FYI - Smmer Leaves for Fall's Finery - Related Sites
http://edition.cnn.com/2001/fyi/news/09/07/fall.colors/index.html

Color of Leaves Web Quest
http://cuip.uchicago.edu/~cbradley/leaves/extraordinary

Culter Library Blog - Changing Colors of Autumn
http://cutlerlibrary.blogspot.com/2005/09/changing-colors-of-autumn.html
"While reading School Library Journal, I came across a great website for fall. The Miracle of Fall has something for everyone."

Ecotour Companies - United States - Fall Foliage
http://www.ecotourcompanies.com/unitedstatesecotourcompanies.html

Educational Technology Training Center - Fall into Tehnology
http://ettc.lrhsd.org/archives/autumn.shtml

Encyclopedia Slider - Autumn - External Links
http://enc.slider.com/Enc/Autumn

Garden of Praise - Trees
http://gardenofpraise.com/tree.htm

Great Rivers Scenic Byway Area
http://www.greatriverroad.com/fun.htm

Great-Lakes.net
http://www.great-lakes.net/tourism/fallcolor.html

GreatRiverRoad.com
http://www.greatriverroad.com/fun.htm

Grow - a - Brain - Blog - Climbing Plants
http://growabrain.typepad.com/growabrain/2004/03/conservatory_of.html

Grow A Brain
http://growabrain.typepad.com/growabrain/nature/index.html

Huffinton Post - Healthy Living - Fall Colors
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/patricia-zohn/fall-colors_b_66027.html

Indiana School for the Deaf (Student Project)
http://sci.gallaudet.edu/soarhigh2002/amandakrieger/lightreflectance.htm

Itasca School District - Benson Primary - Media Center - Star Reader Club
http://www.itasca.k12.il.us/benson/mediacenter/star/index.htm
"Urban Extension Fall: Great links to animation explaining why leaves change color"

Kennis Link - Autumn Chemistry - Background with Autumn Leaves and Staining (Dutch)
http://www.kennislink.nl/publicaties/herfstkleurenchemie

Kids Konnect
http://www.kidskonnect.com/Trees/TreesHome.html

Kids Konnect - Holidays/Seasons - Autumn
http://www.kidskonnect.com/content/view/113/27/

Librarians' Internet Index
http://www.lii.org/pub/subtopic/5843
"A directory of links to information about fall foliage and related topics. Includes links to sites about fall color, trees, fall foliage updates and reports, driving and hiking suggestions, photos, lesson plans, activities, autumn gardening and composting, and more. From the University of Illinois Extension."

Librarians' Internet Index
http://www.lii.org/cs/lii/view/subject/6703
"A directory of links to information about fall foliage and related topics. Includes links to sites about fall color, trees, fall foliage updates and reports, driving and hiking suggestions, photos, lesson plans, activities, autumn gardening and composting, and more. From the University of Illinois Extension."

Librarians' Internet Index
http://www.lii.org/pub/news/8
"A directory of links to information about fall foliage and related topics. Includes links to sites about fall color, trees, fall foliage updates and reports, driving and hiking suggestions, photos, lesson plans, activities, autumn gardening and composting, and more. From the University of Illinois Extension."

Librarians' Internet Index
http://www.lii.org/pub/subtopic/1740
"A directory of links to information about fall foliage and related topics. Includes links to sites about fall color, trees, fall foliage updates and reports, driving and hiking suggestions, photos, lesson plans, activities, autumn gardening and composting, and more. From the University of Illinois Extension."

Lincoln (IL) Daily News
http://archives.lincolndailynews.com/2003/Sep/25/Features_new/outandabout.shtml

Lincoln Daily News - Where to Find Fall Colors and Activities
http://www.archives.lincolndailynews.com/2003/Sep/25/Features_new/outandabout.shtml

Livonia Central School District - High School Library - Science
http://classrooms.livoniacsd.org/mdonofrio/subject_links.htm

Macomb (MI) Intermediate School District
http://www.macomb.k12.mi.us/cc/Specials/Holidays.html

Massachusetts - Agricultural Resources - Home Gardening - Trees Maple
http://www.mass.gov/agr/gardening/trees/maple.htm
"The Miracle of Fall: Foliage Trees - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Extension"

Mister Teacher - Blog - Fall is a Great Time to Teach about Photosynthesis
http://misterteacher.blogspot.com/2008/11/fall-is-great-time-to-teach-about.html

Mister Teacher - Resource Guide for Fall Lesson Plans - Teaching about The Fall Leaf Change
http://www.misterteacher.com/nature/fallleafchange.html

Mrs. Jones' Room - Trees - Tree Resources and Information
http://www.mrsjonesroom.com/themes/trees.html

Mud Puddle Home Education
http://www.muddlepuddle.co.uk/autumnbandwidthnickerfix/Trees%20and%20Leaves.htm

National Home Gardening Club - Extra Dirt - Increase Your Home's Value Choose the Perfect Tree
http://namgnewsletter.com/GD/_eNews2008/email/GD102808_wk5_1.html

NC Wise Owl - Featured Sites - Fall Color
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/professional/Featured/september.htm

NC Wise Owl - October Featured Web Sites - Fall Color
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/professional/Featured/October.htm

NC Wise Owl - September Featured Web Sites - Fall Color
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/elementary/Featured/September.htm

NC Wise Owl - Zones - Elementary - Featured - October - Fall Color
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/elementary/Featured/october.htm

NC WiseOwl - High School - Featured Web Sites - Fall Color
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/highschool/Featured/October.htm

New Hampshire Mensa - Links
http://www.nh.us.mensa.org/links.shtm
"The Miracle of Fall -- University of Illinois Extension"

New Hampshire Mensa - Links - Portals
http://www.nh.us.mensa.org/links.shtm

New York Times
http://www.nytimes.com/2003/09/07/travel/07cyber.html?ex=1378267200&en=43b1c452ed93193d&ei=5007&partner=USERLAND

North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/elementary/Featured/November.htm

North Carolina Wise Owl - October Featured Websites
http://www.ncwiseowl.org/zones/elementary/Featured/October.htm
"Fall Color The Miracle of Fall"

Plainedge Community - Activities
http://www.plaintalkonline.com/Page2.html

Project Learning Tree Virginia - Activity - Signs of Fall - Resources
http://www.cnr.vt.edu/plt/PLTS/78.htm

Rochester Gardening - In the Spotlight - Why Do Leaves Turn Color and Fall
http://www.rochestergardening.com/spotlight/a/sl981013.html

Seven Pillar Book Nook Blog - Unit Study - Autumn - Websites
http://sevenpillarsbooknook.blogspot.com/2005/09/unit-study-autumn-ive-put-together.html

Shawnee Mission (KS) School District
http://www1.smsd.org/staffdev/elementary/fall.htm
"Learn why leaves change color, check foliage updates, driving tours, cams, photos, and festivals."

Sierra Club - Valley of the Fox Group - Links, Links, and More Links - Ideas for Kids
http://illinois.sierraclub.org/vof/links.htm

Snowhawk.com - Kids - Kids Art
http://www.snowhawk.com/kids/davidsar.html

Springfield (MA) Library
http://www.springfieldlibrary.org/liblinks/grtspfld.html
"Everything you ever needed to know about fall foliage, one of New England's grandest natural treasures. Includes links to information on the best times for 'leaf-peeping,' festivals and events, as well as foliage photos and cams, and 'other things fall,' from University of Illinois Extension."

St. Louis Public Library - Fall Foilage
http://www.slpl.org/slpl/interests/article240097601.asp

St. Louis Public Schools - Fall Foilage
http://www.slpl.org/slpl/interests/article240097601.asp
"The buds and leaves of spring are exhilarating, but for sheer flamboyant display, nothing really equals the fall foliage effects."

The Bugwood Network
http://www.bugwood.org/fall/fallcolor.html

The Gardener's Network - Peak Fall Foliage Reports - More Information
http://www.gardenersnet.com/tree/leaves.htm

The Reynolds Fam - Blog - The Miracle of Fall
http://reynoldsfam.wordpress.com/2006/10/08/the-miracle-of-fall/

The Spirit of Gardening - Garden Digest - Autumn - Links and References Autumn
http://www.gardendigest.com/autumn.htm

The State (SC Newspaper)
http://www.thestate.com/mld/thestate/living/travel/4422561.htm

Therapeutic Landscapes Network Blog - Planting for Seasonal Interest - Fall Color
http://tldb.blogspot.com/2008_10_01_archive.html
"There are many good websites to get information on designing for fall color, including the University of Illinois Extension."

Tourist Travel - Photography Tour Packages - Fall Color 2010
http://www.touristtravel.com/fall_color.htm
"Why does Autumn produce such striking and vibrant colors? Get the facts behind the miracle and magic of fall color."

Travel Notes - Travel Articles - United States - Fall Folly - Related Links
http://www.travelnotes.org/Travel/sep16.htm

Tree Link.org - Behold the Miracle of Fall Colors
http://www.treelink.org/woodnotes/vol7/no3/article5.html
"Enjoy the fall colors, at "The Miracle of Fall," brought to you by the University of Illinois Extension office. Just a click away, at . . . http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/fallcolor/trees.html"

TreeLink.org
http://www.treelink.org/woodnotes/vol5/no3/article3.html

TripSpot.com
http://www.tripspot.com/foliagefeature.htm
"This page, sponsored by the University of Illinois Extension, offers foliage updates for Illinois and driving tours in Midwest and Eastern states."

Turtle Tracks - Canku Ota: Online Newsletter - Nature Links - Plants and Trees
http://www.turtletrack.org/Links/Learn/CO_LearnNatureOtherLinks_1.htm

UBC Botanical Garden - Botany Resource Link
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/2005/10/
"The Miracle of Fall from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Horticultural Extension is a comprehensive resource site about autumn colours that includes suggestions for foliage plants and foliage webcams(!). Discovered via the Librarians' Index to the Internet."

UBC Botanical Garden - Picture of the Day - Acer Circinatrum
http://www.ubcbotanicalgarden.org/potd/2005/10/acer_circinatum_1.php

Uncle Ernies's Creature Ink Blog - Fall Foliage Cams
http://barking-dogs.blogspot.com/2006/08/for-any-jack-kirby-monster-fans.html

University of Illinois
http://www.uiuc.edu/index.html
"Plan a fall colors tour with Illinois Extension. (Listed under Recent Headlines week of September 29, 2003)."

University of North Carolina - Learn NC - K–12 Teaching and Learning
http://www.learnnc.org/bestweb/miracle
"The University of Illinois Extension has created this repository of information about fall including educational activities, crafts, Fall festivals, facts about the structure of leaves, why they change color, and more. Students with an e-mail address can ask a scientist questions about fall. Also, there are quite a few links to other Web sites related to the subject."

USA Today
http://www.usatoday.com/travel/columnist/road/bly/bly17.htm

USA Today
http://www.usatoday.com/travel/columnist/bly/2003-09-26-bly17_x.htm
"Extensive links to online foliage updates, Webcams and driving tours, many with a Midwest focus."

USA Today Travel
http://www.usatoday.com/travel/destinations/2007-10-17-md-va-foliage_N.htm

Vicki Blackwell - Fall Favorites - Fall Ideas
http://www.vickiblackwell.com/fall.html

Virginia Polytechnic Institute
http://www.fw.vt.edu/PLT/PLTS/78.htm

Virtual Middle School Library
http://www.sldirectory.com/cal.html

Washingtone County Library - Kids - For Fun- Nature - Plants & Trees
http://www.washcolibrary.org/kids/forfun.asp

WayneNet (Indiana)
http://www.waynet.org/news/waynetnews/2002/10-17.htm

Wilson Nurseries - Gardening Calendar - Why do leaves change colors in the Fall?
http://www.wilsonnurseries.com/Wilson%20Words%20Vol1%20Issue6.doc
"To learn more: http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/fallcolor/about.html, goes into much more detail, and provides links to other excellent sites also."

Wisconsin Forestry - Information - Fall Colors
http://wisconsinforestry.com/linkpage.php?category=Information&subcat=Fall%20Colors&submit=1&level2=1&id=23

Yahoo Directory
http://dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Environment_and_Nature/Fall_Foliage/Regional_Guides_and_Reports/

Yahoo Directory
http://dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Environment_and_Nature/Seasons/Autumn/

Yahoo Kids - Trees - Fall Foliage
http://kids.yahoo.com/directory/Science-and-Nature/Living-Things/Biology/Botany/Types-of-Plants/Trees/Fall-Foliage

Yahoo UK Directory
http://uk.dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Environment_and_Nature/Fall_Foliage/Regional_Guides_and_Reports/

Yahoo! Asia
http://asia.dir.yahoo.com/society_and_culture/environment_and_nature/fall_foliage/Regional_Guides_and_Reports/
"learn about why leaves change colour, check foliage updates, driving tours, cams, photos, festivals and other things fall in Illinois."

Yahoo! Canada
http://ca.dir.yahoo.com/Society_and_Culture/Environment_and_Nature/Seasons/Autumn/
"learn about why leaves change colour, check foliage updates, driving tours, cams, photos, festivals and other things fall in Illinois."

 

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