Final reports - insects

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picture of the regal fritillary butterfly
Regal fritillary butterfly

Bess, J. 2009. A report on surveys for the Karner blue butterfly and other rare insects at Whitewater Wildlife Management Area. Final report submitted to the State Wildlife Grants Program. 39 pp. State Wildlife Grants Program final report.
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Please note that all location information has been removed from this document to protect the Karner blue butterfly populations

Frelich, L.E. and A.R. Holdsworth. 2002. Exotic earthworms in Minnesota hardwood forests: an investigation of earthworm distribution, understory plan communities, and forest floor dynamics in northern hardwood forests. Final report submitted to the Department of Natural Resources. 15 pp.

Introduction
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Haarstad, J. 1990. The Acrididae of Minnesota. Final report submitted to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 28 pp.

Overview
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Lundquist, R. 2006. Karner blue butterfly habitat restoration at Whitewater Wildlife Management Area. Final report submitted to the State Wildlife Grants Program. 5 pp. State Wildlife Grants Program final report.
Overview
Full document (229 KB)
Please note that all location information has been removed from this document to protect the Karner blue butterfly populations

Miller, A.T. 2001. Aquatic communities in northern forest wetlands: characteristics and influences of timber harvest. M.S. Thesis, North Dakota State University. 115 pp.
Full document (434 KB)

Reed, C.C. 1996. List of insect species which may be tallgrass prairie specialists. Final report submitted to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 43 pp.
Full document (191 KB)
Professional publications from this research

Reed, C.C. 1995. Insect responses to prairie management. Final report submitted to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. 74 pp.
Summary
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Professional publications from this research

Selness, A.R. 1999. Tiger beetles (Coleoptera: Cicindelidae) as an indicator taxon of environmental quality in Minnesota State Parks. Final report submitted to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Unpaged.
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