Great Plains ranchers know their stuff.

Bird surveys 2013

Nebraska pasture

Maggi Sliwinski, a Nebraska graduate student, has been talking to ranchers about habitat management, and ta-da! Turns out they are open to finding ways to make their land sustainable for the wildlife that is increasingly navigating their way through their lands.  This is good news, and congratulations to Maggie for taking the time to listen to land owners.  More about Maggie and her project is at: