Community Invited to NPWRC on September 16th, 2-5 PM

The public is invited to attend a free, family-friendly open house at a local U.S. Geological Survey center for ecology research on Saturday, September 16.  Attendees will have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with USGS Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center scientists and learn about research conducted at the Jamestown, North Dakota, facility.

NPWRC Researchers Quoted in Washington Post Article on Grassland Conversion

An article published online on June 16, 2016, by the The Washington Post, Energy and Environment section, referenced research studies at NPWRC, e.g. grassland birds, pollinators, wetlands, land-use change and ecosystem services. Clint Otto and Larry Igl, Research Ecologists at NPWRC, Jamestown, ND were quoted by the author, Ryan Schuessler. The article features impacts of the conversion of grassland to farmland, primarily due to the loss of CRP acres.