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Restoration Ecology as a Recovery Strategy for the Eastern Prairie Fringed Orchid

Restoration Ecology in Action This photo sequence documents a case in which humans can be part of the solution to environmental problems.   The photos illustrate how The Swamplovers Preserve near Cross Plains, Wisconsin is dedicating some of its ecological restoration … Continue reading

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Prairie White-fringed Orchid–A Prairie Postcard

Our midwestern United States prairies are at their summer peak of bloom and color now.  And one of the stars of the show the past few weeks has been the prairie white-fringed orchid.  This exquisitely beautiful orchid grows in moist … Continue reading

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