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Oakville Prairie

October 25, 2017
 Kathryn Yurkonis, an associate professor of biology at UND, participates in Wednesday's prescribed burn of two quarter-sections of prairie at UND's Oakville Prairie west of Grand Forks. play button
Montana crew burns portions of Oakville Prairie
October 25, 2017 - 7:14pm
October 5, 2017
A crew from Badger Creek Wildfire in Poplar, Mont., conducts a prescribed burn on the Oakville Prairie in October 2015. Burns on additional prairie parcels are set for later this month, weather permitting. (Brad Dokken, Grand Forks Herald)
Grand Forks County grasslands set for prescribed burns
October 5, 2017 - 8:23am
September 18, 2015
Terry Steinward, Director of the North Dakota Game & Fish Department (left), and UND Professor, Isaac Shlosser, unveil a sign at the Oakville Prairie Field Station on Friday, Sept 18, 2015, in Grand Forks, N.D. (Logan Werlinger/Grand Forks Herald)
Celebration commemorates new WMA, Important Bird Area designation on Oakville, Fairfield prairies
September 18, 2015 - 8:00pm
June 28, 2015
Fire burns at the Oakville Prairie west of Grand Forks last October during a prescribed burn conducted by Badger Creek Wildlife, a Montana company that specializes in prescribed fires. The burn has helped rejuvenate the site, which features some of the last remaining native tallgrass prairie in the region. (Paul Harderson, UND Department of Space Studies)
Oakville Prairie west of Grand Forks gets reboot with burning
June 28, 2015 - 6:45am
June 6, 2015
Progress on the prairie: UND research land sees new projects
June 6, 2015 - 12:05am