Effects of Prairie Dogs on Sustainability of Cattle Grazing in Mixed-Grass Prairie

Project Overview

Project Type: Graduate Student
Funds awarded in 2003: $10,000.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2005
Region: North Central
State: South Dakota
Graduate Student:
Faculty Advisor:
Dr. Alexander Smart
South Dakota State University

Annual Reports


  • Animals: bovine


  • Animal Production: grazing - multispecies, range improvement
  • Education and Training: extension, on-farm/ranch research
  • Natural Resources/Environment: wildlife
  • Pest Management: competition
  • Production Systems: holistic management, integrated crop and livestock systems
    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.