Prairies - Iowa's Nature Series
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Iowa, like no other state in the U.S., is defined by its tallgrass prairies. This article takes a deep dive into those prairie ecosystems, learning about the cast of plants, animals, and people dependent on them and how people today are working to manage and protect this critical ecosystem.
The Iowa’s Nature series was a collaborative project between Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, the Iowa Association of Naturalists, and the Iowa Department of Natural Resources with support from the Resource Enhancement and Protection Program. To learn more about the project, visit https://naturalresources.extension.iastate.edu/Iowas-Nature
Rosburg, Tom; Shepherd, Stephanie; Waage, Beth; Schulte-Moore, Lisa; and Johnson, Bill, "Prairies - Iowa's Nature Series" (2021). Extension and Outreach Publications. 826.
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