Driftless Prairies: Native Habitat Restoration

Nature inspires awe!

Tools of the Trade

These are some of my favorite tools.  Some of them are physical tools that we use in restoration activities; others are tools that we use in management activities.  I will include photos and descriptions of how each of these are used.

Management Tools

Floristic Quality Assessment

Seed Collecting & Processing Tools

Hammermill
Clippers and Collecting Equipment
Screens or screening materials
Drying apparatus

Prescribed Burn Tools

Pumper Unit
Pulaski
Flapper
Back Cans

Invasive Removal Tools

Backpack sprayer
Parsnip Predator
Handheld sprayers
Brushcutter
Chain saw