View Past Webinars on the MPF YouTube Channel

View Past Webinars on the MPF YouTube Channel

The Missouri Prairie Foundation and Grow Native! webinars are now available for viewing on the MO Prairie YouTube Channel. Follow us on YouTube to see the latest videos!   Bruce Schuette: The Conservation Significance of Missouri’s Prairies Mike Leahy: A...
Marker Match for Prairie Protection & Habitat Expansion

Marker Match for Prairie Protection & Habitat Expansion

While the current public health situation has been sobering, it has underscored the importance of access to experience nature. MPF’s 23 protected prairies are open to all to enjoy on foot for bird watching, hiking, photography, and other nature study. Purchasing land,...
Regal Fritillaries Active in the Summertime

Regal Fritillaries Active in the Summertime

By Carol Davit, Executive Director, Missouri Prairie Foundation Photo: Regal fritillary on pale purple coneflower by Allen Woodliffe When visiting original, unplowed prairies in July, you may see this large, beautiful butterfly flying over the landscape and nectaring...
Plant Conservatism & CC Values

Plant Conservatism & CC Values

By Carol Davit, Executive Director, Missouri Prairie Foundation  Photo: Penn-Sylvania Prairie by Bruce Schuette   The concept of plant species conservatism was developed for Missouri flora by Doug Ladd, formerly director of conservation science for The Nature...
MPF Offers Grow Native! Webinars for June 2020

MPF Offers Grow Native! Webinars for June 2020

The Missouri Prairie Foundation and its Grow Native! program invites you to register for a free Zoom video series. Join us for a free Zoom video webinar series. Each webinar begins at 4 p.m. on Wednesday afternoons in June. The webinars will be 45 minutes each with...
Good News for Charitable Giving in 2020

Good News for Charitable Giving in 2020

Earlier this spring, Congress passed legislation including the CARES Act (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act), which provides for a number of economic relief measures aimed at helping individuals, businesses, and nonprofits across the country during...