Our Prairie People: JoAnn Collins

JoAnn Collins, a passionate advocate for prairie conservation, shares her journey of falling in love with prairies and her efforts to raise awareness about their importance. She actively engages with the community and encourages others to understand and protect local ecosystems. Read along as we dive into JoAnn’s prairie journey, showcasing her irreplaceable role within the NPAT community and how passionate individuals like her drive real change.

Our Prairie People: Julie Mattox

Join us as we explore the remarkable journey of Julie Mattox, whose passion for prairie ecosystems, particularly the tall grass prairie, has led to transformative work in conservation. Through innovative approaches and community engagement, Julie has become a beacon of inspiration in prairie conservation. From reintroducing grazing cattle to managing invasive species, her dedication has yielded remarkable results, with native grasses flourishing and wildlife returning to the land.