The Prairie Pothole Chapter has been actively restoring and preserving wetland habitat in and around Willmar, Minnesota since 1982. Over the years the scope and nature of these projects has evolved. The initial project involved placing loafing logs and goos nesting structures in area wildlife management areas. Projects today invlove working relationships with the local department of natrual resources, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Natural Resources Conservation Service, and local landowners to identify and complete wetland restorations.
Each year the Prairie Pothole Chapter identifeand and undertakes conservation projects. The Chapter's participation in these projects ranges from the services and goods needed for habitat restoration to hands-on dirt work by volunteers. Examples of recent projects illustrates the type of work this chapter has been doing since 1982. If you have a project in mind and would like Prairie Pothole to help, please complete and return the Project Form.