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How Should Ecological Restoration Practitioners Incorporate Climate Change Predictions Into Work Plans?

  What are the future opportunities and challenges for restoration in the age of climate change? Indicators of a changing global climate include increases in the frequency and severity of extreme events such as precipitation, flooding, and drought, and a … 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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