The Prairie Pothole Joint Venture

JVs work for one simple reason: partners have realized that they can achieve more through collaboration than they can accomplish acting alone.

What We Are

The Prairie Pothole Joint Venture (PPJV) formed in 1987 under the North American Waterfowl Management Plan as one of the first Migratory Bird Joint Ventures in the United States. Since then, it has advanced landscape level scientific tools that allow habitat practitioners to target the most effective and efficient conservation across the U.S. Prairie Pothole Region. Today, the PPJV stands out as one of the most robust, science-based Joint Ventures in the