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Seed Source Challenges
June 30, 2017

A major challenge to larger-scale prairie restoration is obtaining enough seed of certain species, especially when local origin seed is desired for conservation purposes. There's some evidence to suggest the challenges may be compounding.  Learn more ...

TPE Summer Picnic
July19, 2017

We had a great day!   The annual picnic was held at Fort McCoy near Sparta, WI on Sunday July 16th. The event featured 3 hikes on the large grasslands and savannas. A good opportunity to see some great prairie plants and critters. See some photos ...

Hauser Prairie Success
June 30, 2017 

Donors make big impact.   This remnant was purchased in 2014 with state and county funds that covered 75% of the cost, and TPE secured a loan for the remainder. Over the past year, 36 members have donated which has whittled down the loan to $20,000, but the loan is due at the end of July. Please DONATE NOW and help us save this special site!   Learn more...

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