Prairie Sportsman

Return of the Dakota Skipper

Clip: Season 10 Episode 4 | 7m 41s

Dakota skipper butterflies, which once flourished in Upper Midwest prairies and almost disappeared, are being reintroduced to a southwest Minnesota prairie through a partnership between the Minnesota Zoo, DNR and Nature Conservancy.

Aired: 02/17/19

Rating: NR

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