In summer 2013, Conservancy scientists and staff conducted extensive studies of the prairie in prepartion for bison's return.
See how Conservancy scientists, staff, and volunteers prepared the grounds at Nachusa Grasslands for bison's return.
Read this Q&A to learn how bison help plants and wildlife, and are an essentail part of the prairie restoration process.
It took a quarter of century and lots of hard work to restore the prairie at Nachusa Grasslands.
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