Saving paradise: protecting Minnesota prairies

Saving paradise: protecting Minnesota prairies

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During the last 150 years, most of Minnesota’s native prairies have been destroyed—converted into farmland for crops like corn and soybeans. But a movement is underway to protect these fragile grasslands. All across the state, scientists and prairie managers are working to preserve existing grasslands and restore lost land. KFAI producer Dylan Peers McCoy has more.