Ask an Expert

Gain valuable insight into the issues and topics important to the Flint Hills with the new Ask an Expert interview series. Each month, we will broadcast a live interview online with a resource expert. Each session will feature lively conversation and live audience Q & A.

Ask An Expert Konza Prairie

Konza Prairie Biological Station with John Blair

Tuesday, May 18 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Live and free on our facebook page

What goes on behind the scenes at the Konza Prairie Biological Station? What do scientists researching the tallgrass prairie hope to learn? How are the bison doing? Find out as we chat with Dr. John Blair, Director of the Konza Prairie Biological Station. We’ll discuss the history of the Konza Prairie site, the unique Long Term Ecological Research project, and the future of tallgrass prairie research and conservation.

Dr. John Blair is an ecologist and university distinguished professor of biology at Kansas State University. In addition to conducting his own research on the ecology of native and restored tallgrass prairies, Dr. Blair is the Director of the Konza Prairie Biological Station and oversees the operation of the field station to meet its research, conservation, and education goals. Learn more here:

Watch LIVE on facebook and ask your own questions. Every session features a moderated Question & Answer period so you too can "Ask an Expert"!

Ask an Expert programs will return in August 2021

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