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. It can be read at https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2016/06/16/the-enormous-but-forgotten-threat-to-americas-last-grasslands/

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