Prairie Management on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Land in North Texas

lake-benbrook-usacoe-prairie-photo-by-martin-underwood

Lake Benbrook USACE prairie site – photo by Martin Underwood

Our March 2017 Meet-Up is…

Monday, March 13, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8pm

Prairie Management on U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Land in North Texas
Presenter: Martin Underwood, USACE Biologist
Amon G. Carter, Jr. – Downtown YMCA at 512 Lamar Street

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is probably the largest public land owner in the DFW Metroplex & there are a variety of management issues including managing lands for native vegetation including remnant & restorable prairies.  This presentation is an overview of the project lands, pertinent policies, history/status of tallgrass prairie in North Texas, & management practices USACE uses with limited staffing, budget, & policies to protect and improve our valued resources.

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s