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The Beauty and Complexity of Prairie in 30 Seconds

I frequently give presentations on prairies to various groups of people.  With some audiences, I discuss fairly technical strategies for prairie restoration or management.  Often, however, my primary goal is to introduce my audience to the idea that prairies are … Continue reading

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Best of Prairie Ecologist Photos – 2012

As 2012 draws to a close, it seems every photo-related website and blog is putting together a “best of” series of photos from the year.  So, why not – I’ll join in.  It’s not a bad way to review the … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week – March 30, 2012

Recently, I wrote about the dangers of prescribed fire, in what turned out to be kind of a downer of a post.  Sorry about that.  My main point, really, was that burning without clear objectives is just taking a risk for no … Continue reading

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