Project Title & Description
Eco Insights 2014 WPDG Prairie Potholes
This award provides funding to build capacity to protect manage and restore wetlands, through assessment and development of a comprehensive program. It willl develop a report to submit into a scientific journal from a previous wetlands grant (CD97854601). The title of the final report is "A Wateshed Approach to Resotration and Mitgation in the Priairie Pothole Region". The report will be prepared for a peer-reviwed manuscript for publication in Environmental Management. Tasks to be completed by Ecological Insights are: review and scope literature; summarize seed bank study; write mitigation and seedling success study; write mitigation and soil carbon and nitrogen study; write mitigation and potential carbon mineralization study; map and evaluate watersheds; write discussion and conclusions; draft completion and internal review; submit to environmental management; revise submission; publication.