Author Archives: Bill Kleiman

GRN Konza Workshop well done

  The night before the workshop some of us early arrivals met for dinner. Sara Baer was the lead planner and host of this GRN.  Sara is a researcher at Konza who chairs the Plant Biology program at Southern Illinois … Continue reading

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GRN workshop at Konza

Our GRN meeting will be a hot one, both in content and temperature.  Those registered and attending should wear their lightest fabrics, favorite sun hat, water bottle, sun screen.  We will be in the field, but I doubt hiking too … Continue reading

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Schedule for GRN 2017 workshop at Konza

GRASSLAND RESTORATION NETWORK WORKSHOP 2017 Konza Prairie Biological Station and Long Term Ecological Research Site Manhattan, Kansas   July 11th   12:00 pm            The Grassland Restoration Network (Chris Helzer) Konza Prairie Welcome Presentation (John Blair)   1:00 pm               … Continue reading

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Registration open!!! July 11-12, 2017 Grassland Restoration Network Workshop

Join us at Konza Prairie Biological Station in Manhattan, KS for overview and field presentations on long-term plot and watershed-level studies in grassland ecology. This year’s workshop will focus how science at this National Science Foundation-funded Long Term Ecological Research … Continue reading

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GRN July 11-12, 2017 Konza registration delays

Sorry, we meant registration to be open by now but are having some registration/administrative hangups. Any day now registration will open.

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30 year fire report for Nachusa Grasslands

Dear Colleagues: The hyperlink to our report summarizes thirty years of fire at Nachusa Grasslands.  it also describes the current fire year.  Share wit your colleagues. http://www.nachusagrasslands.org/uploads/5/8/4/6/58466593/nachusa_annual_fire_report_2016_2017.pdf The July 11-12 GRN workshop at Konza will open registration in about two … Continue reading

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Brush mowing

This early spring has us doing prescribed fire and the winter work of mowing brush.  Below is a before and after of some brush mowing I did yesterday.  The light brush is invasive bush honeysuckle thickets, with hundreds of waist … Continue reading

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