Photos:#1 (above): Pete discussed his research which dealt with the role the Bison played in seed dispersal within a prairie. The two main venues for dispersal is through the digestive system and hanging onto the fur coat. He mentioned that he had processed many Bison poop samples.
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
August 23, 2015: Prairie Mammals Program
last Thursday night's Interpretive Program.
#2 (below): Pete spoke of prairie restoration and of prairie plants, both native and non-native.He led the group to an area in the north part of the Park that had been restored (to an extent).
#3 (bottom): Pete brought some specimens of mammals that can be found utilizing prairie habitats.
8/22/15 (Wolf. Oesterreich)