Since its inception as a restored land preserve, Tryon Farm has benefited greatly from receiving the wise counsel and planning advise of numerous environmental restoration ecologists, including private contractors, consultants and public advisors including the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (IDNR), the Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) of LaPorte County, U.S. Fish & Wildlife, and the USDA’s Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS).
Below are some of the most comprehensive and/or important Tryon Farm environmental management plans that continue to be referenced and implemented by the Members of Tryon Farm Institute to this day.
The plans available for download (links open in new window):
- Tryon Farm Environmental Management Plan (J.F. New, 1991)
- Tryon Farm Prairie Rehabilitation and Management Plan* (J.F. New, 2001)
*Note this plan is re: the Tryon Farm Sedge Meadow
- Land Management Plan Update, Tryon Farm (Baetis, 2011)
- NOTES from site meeting re: Sedge Meadow maintenance (NRCS+IDNR, 2012)