This North Dakota
township contains private farmland, wetlands, and public land in the National Wildlife
Refuge System. In 1994, this township produced excellent crops of wheat, barley . . . as
well as ducks.
|A patchwork-quilt of voluntary
easements covers the township. These easements protect wetlands or retire highly
erodible cropland to wildlife habitat.
Migratory birds and other wildlife
thrive in this example township, while also supporting viable agriculture.