Individual Author Record
Name: Chad PregrackePen Name: None Genre: Non-Fiction Born: December 4, 1974 in Silvis, Illinois
-- Website -- http://livinglandsandwaters.org/
-- Chad Pregracke on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=chad+pregracke
Illinois ConnectionHe was born in Silvis, Illinois and grew up just a few feet from the Mississippi River in Moline, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationPregracke is an environmentalist and writer. He is the founder and president of Living Lands and Waters, in East Moline, Illinois. He has been profiled in periodicals and on television, including the biography, ''Chad Pregracke: River Rescuer'', WQPT, Public Broadcasing Service (PBS) in 2003.Besides his book, Pregracke is also the author of a weekly column for the ''Quad City Times'' in Iowa and Illinois.
- From the Bottom Up: One Man's Crusade to Clean America's Rivers, National Geographic, 2007