The "On the Prairie" distance learning site, created by the University of Minnesota, explores the plants, animals, and ecology of this unique ecosystem through several interactive activities. The Bell LIVE! Page features a group of Minnesota school children that took at trip to the prairie and documented their lessons with a digital camera. The photos on the site feature these students learning why the prairies are so important, and what humans can do to help save this vanishing ecosystem. The Build-a-Prairie page asks students, "Can you turn this barren plain into a healthy prairie?" and guides them in how to...

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