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A reporter's journey through Saskatchewan's grasslands

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The Prairie Commons Project is a journalistic investigation into the state of native prairie in Saskatchewan and tells the stories of grassroots individuals and communities who care about this endangered landscape.

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"Should we ever, as citizens of this continent, discover that we all share an interest in the hidden bounty of our grasslands, we could halt the forces that continue to erode them."

--Trevor Herriot, Islands of Grass

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The Prairie Commons Project examines Saskatchewan's prairie landscape from three different perspectives, a collection of people who attach diverse meanings and value to prairie and want it protected into the future for the benefit of their communities.