April 10, 2013 in The Daily Republic
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) North Dakota’s U.S. senators are pressing the U.S. Forest Service to make speedy payments to landowners affected by a grassland fire on the Dakotas’ border.
February 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SDSU research shows 1.3M acres converted to corn, soybean fields from 2006 to 2011.
February 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) A new study documents a loss of 1.3 million acres of grassland over a five-year period in the Western Corn Belt a rate not seen since the 1920s and 1930s.
October 6, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO A legal battle is intensifying to decide if roads can be built in areas of the Little Missouri National Grasslands now managed as roadless and eligible to be protected as wilderness. Continue Reading
September 8, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
FARGO Four counties within the Little Missouri National Grassland have gone to court seeking authority to build roads in areas now managed as roadless and eligible for wilderness. Continue Reading
August 31, 2012 in The Daily Republic
Grasslands are the backbone of South Dakota’s livestock, tourism and hunting industry.
August 30, 2012 in The Daily Republic
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) The U.S. Forest Service is implementing fire restrictions on some national grasslands in North Dakota and South Dakota because of dry conditions that have elevated the danger of wildfires.