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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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GRASSLAND RESTORATION NETWORK WORKSHOP

GRASSLAND RESTORATION NETWORK WORKSHOP September 9-11, 2014 at Nachusa Grasslands, Illinois The target audience for the GRN workshop are people actively doing/directing high diversity prairie restoration at a significant scale; or doing the science. The workshop has a lot of … Continue reading

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