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FOR93: Chapter 4: Plant Succession and Disturbances in the Urban Forest Ecosystem

Figure 20.2. Prairies are maintained in a grassy successional stage by frequent low intensity fires (20.1). The Greening the Great River Park initiative (20.2), uses prescribed fire and/or cutting to maintain the grass successional stage of prairies in a 35-acre project in downtown St. Paul, MN.

Credit: Greening the Great River Park