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Jocelyn Olney with a banded prairie chicken (photo by Jen Smith) and a banded prairie chicken in the field (photo by Cara Whalen).
Jocelyn Olney with a banded prairie chicken (photo by Jen Smith) and a banded prairie chicken in the field (photo by Cara Whalen).

SNR researchers discover unusual prairie chicken movement

A team of researchers from the School of Natural Resources banded 70 prairie chickens in the Sandhills last spring to study their movements and life history. Although the birds typically stay within five miles of their place of capture, one prairie chicken traveled much farther than expected. Continue reading…

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Remembrance Day name reading is Nov. 11

University Communications file photoUNL is participating in the Remembrance Day National Roll Call, a national project to honor American service men and women who died in wars. The event begins at 12:30 p.m. and will include a reading of the names of all Nebraska veterans who have died in wars from World War I to current conflicts. Continue reading…

Originally published November 11, 2013 - Submit an Item