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GRN workshop August 27-28, 2019

Hold the date! University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum Grassland Restoration Network workshop August 27-28, 2019 Widely recognized as the site of historic research in ecological restoration, the Arboretum includes the oldest and most varied collection of restored ecological communities in the … Continue reading

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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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Fire does not kill the roots of invasive honeysuckle

Fire top kills honeysuckle, but does not kill the root.  We have burned our Bennett woods unit annually for about a dozen years.   The fires top kills most of the honeysuckle, with some plants not affected because they were next … Continue reading

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Save the Date – Grassland Restoration Network in Nebraska September 13-14, 2016

The Grassland Restoration Network is a loose affiliation of people trying to use prairie restoration (reconstruction) as a way to rebuild, conserve and sustain grassland ecosystems. Each year, we put on a workshop to share ideas, techniques, research results, and … Continue reading

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July 21-23 GRN Workshop update for attendees

The 2015 Grassland Restoration Network Workshop to be held in Northwestern MN at Bluestem Prairie SNA and Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuge is only days away! There are still slots open for registration so if you’d like to attend and … Continue reading

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Save the Date! Grassland Restoration Network Workshop July 21-23, 2015

Join us near Hawley, MN for presentations and discussion on restorations at scale and use of high diversity local ecotype seed. Field trips will include tours through several stages of grassland reconstruction at Bluestem Prairie and Glacial Ridge National Wildlife … Continue reading

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Successful GRN workshop held at Nachusa Grasslands

Nachusa Grasslands hosted the annual workshop of the Grassland Restoration Network from September 9, 10 and 11, 2014. We had 90 people register and about 110 with Nachusa stewards and crew on hand to run things. Participants came mostly from … Continue reading

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