Video: Mimicing Beaver Dams for Riparian Restoration

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2021: $246,721.00
Projected End Date: 10/31/2024
Grant Recipient: South Dakota State University
Region: North Central
State: South Dakota
Project Coordinator:
Dr. Krista Ehlert
South Dakota State University
At the Cottonwood Field Station, South Dakota State University researchers received SARE support to study low-cost, low-tech tools (LCLTT) that mimic beaver dams to restore riparian health. In this video, Krista Ehlert, James Bolyard, and Jamie Brennan share information about beaver dam analogs (BDAs).
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Researchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.