Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Kansas
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Kansas Project

Multi-scale response of lesser prairie-chickens to future changes in land use and land cover

January 2021 - December 2022


Participating Agencies

  • USGS

Future changes in landscapes due to land use practices and climate change will greatly affect persistence of lesser prairie-chicken populations. We are combining multiple data sets from across the lesser prairie-chicken range to assess future conditions for populations among ecoregions.