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Braker, N., R. Dana, L. Pfannmuller, E. Valentine, and A. Wyckoff. 1985. Felton prairie. Final report submitted to the Natural Heritage and Nongame Research Program, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 106 pp.


The objective of this study was to bring together all past information on the Felton Prairie area, to determine the current status of the rare species, and to develop a protection and management plan based on findings. The study includes: 1) an evaluation of plant communities, 2) a search for rare plants, 3) a detailed census of the Chestnut-collared Longspur with attention also paid to other rare birds in the area, and 4) an inventory of rare butterflies. Other animals of interest, including mammals, were noted.

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