Remnant Prairies Organizations

There are many other excellent organizations working on protecting and preserving remnant prairies. Here is our database of such groups. You can browse through the list or look at those tagged with particular characteristics.


We've "tagged" each organization with a number of features, listed below. The relative size of the feature indicates how many organizations have that feature. Click on any feature to see the organizations that match.


Here is the list of 17 organizations in our database.

Name State Summary Tags
Prairie Enthusiasts Wisconsin A private, incorporated, nonprofit organization committed to the protection and management of native prairie and savanna of the Upper Midwest. Works through public education (publications and presentations), purchasing or managing land, and performing work parties. Organized into 8 chapters in Wisconsin, Illinois, and Minnesota. Nonprofit, Land Trust, Land Owners, Education, Restoration, Services, Wisconsin
Prairie Plains Resource Institute Nebraska A nonprofit educational land trust founded in 1980 that maintains and restores native prairies and wetlands on its own land and on other private and public lands. Provides consultations to landowners. Runs educational programs. Nonprofit, Land Trust, Land Owners, Education, Restoration, Services, Nebraska
Prairie Window Project
(Dyck Arboretum of the Plains )
Kansas 18 acres of plantings, featuring the native flora of Kansas. Programs to support local prairies in 60 mile radius of Hesston through educational outreach and management assistance. Nonprofit, Land Owners, Education, Restoration, Services, Kansas
Private Landowner Network Multiple A non-profit information clearing house for private landowners created and run by the former ED of the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation. Nonprofit, Land Trust, Land Owners, Education, Services
Society for Ecological Restoration Arizona Nonprofit international organization established in 1988 to promote ecological restoration efforts via conferences, journals, newsletters and web site. Nonprofit, Academic, Education, Advocacy, Restoration
Terraformers Canadian Prairie Conservation Foundation Canada Dedicated to the study and conservation of the Canadian Prairie through maintaining a seed bank and sponsoring scientific research. Nonprofit, Research
The Land Institute Kansas World-renowned research organization aiming to develop an agricultural system with the ecological stability of the prairie and a grain yield comparable to that from annual crops -- a concept they call "Natural Systems Agriculture". Nonprofit, Research, Education, Advocacy, Agriculture, Kansas