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Grass for gas: Ethanol causing declining grassland bird populations

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MITCHELL, S.D. -- A new report says government incentives for corn-based ethanol are motivating farmers to convert grasslands to cornfields, resulting in declining grassland bird populations in the Prairie Pothole Region, including Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota.

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