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Perching on a Sheyenne National Grasslands boundary marker is one of the sought-after prairie bird species, a dickcissel. Keith Corliss/The Pioneer

Sheyenne National Grasslands: An interview with the guy in charge

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One of the least appreciated and perhaps underutilized destinations in our area is the Sheyenne National Grasslands. I consider it a large public playground with limitless possibilities for the outdoor enthusiast. It's truly a gem, administered by Dakota Prairie Grasslands, falling under the umbrella of the US Forest Service. I recently interviewed (via email) the District Ranger in charge, Bryan Stotts. He's a 25-year veteran of the


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