Who we are

We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to restoring the prairie wildlife and plants of eastern Colorado

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What We do

We re-create, conserve, and advocate for the prairies of eastern Colorado

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Where we work

The grasslands, canyons, and rivers of eastern Colorado

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Latest News Releases

The Colorado Prairie Initiative is pleased to announce the start of a year-long research project to study the seasonal variations in coyote diets in shortgrass prairie ecosystems. The research is made possible by a generous grant to two of our staff from Prairie Biotic Research, Inc. The research will use scat analysis methods to analyze the animals’ ¬†diets and could have profound implications on predator management on prairie ecosystems. Coyotes are commonly viewed as threats to livestock and are frequently … read more