Date(s) - 06/17/2019
If We Build It, They Will Come – Research Results on Prairie Management
Location: Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, 701 W Cloverdale Rd, Hastings, MI 49058
Presenter: Dr. Rob Keys, Professor of Science, Cornerstone University
Description: The history of Michigan’s prairies and diverse wildlife they support has been fraught with conflict since a vast majority of native grasslands were converted to agriculture. Dedicated experts like our presenter, Dr. Rob Keys, have been researching ways we can care for the land and become the good news for their future. You won’t want to miss his remarkable results, and what they mean for your personal journey of stewardship.
Bio: Rob Keys
Dr. Keys teaches courses in ecology, advanced field studies, biology, ornithology and education at Cornerstone University. He also oversees student teachers, internships and practicum. In addition, he is also on faculty at Au Sable Institute of Environmental Studies in Northern Michigan.