DPG Overview

Rugged Beauty and Pristine Vistas

On the Dakota Prairie Grasslands pristine vistas inspire the imagination; the rugged unspoiled beauty of the land invites exploration; and the sights and sounds of the wide, rolling prairie stimulates the senses.

  • Plan Your Adventure

    Looking for a Grassland Map, Motor Vehicle Use Map, or information on Special Orders or Restrictions? You can find it here.

  • Explore the Northern Great Plains

    The Dakota Prairie Grasslands offers a wide range of recreation experiences to enjoy. From special places to breathtaking views, there is something for everyone!

  • Join the Experience

    USDA Forest Service works closely with individuals and groups to further its conservation mission. Whether through special agreements, volunteering, or employment, there are many ways you can partner with us.

  • Add your Voice to the Story

    Discover information on the Grasslands Land and Resource Management Plan, Proposed Actions and Grassland Projects, and how you can provide your input for us to consider.


Demonstration Project Signed August 30, 2016

Revised Demonstration Project (Appendix A of the Livestock Grazing Record of Decision for the Dakota Prairie Grasslands final Environmental Impact Statement and Resource Management Plan.

Direct questions to Leslie Ferguson, Grasslands Environmental Coordinator, at 701-989-7300. 

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