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Prairie: A Natural History by Candace Savage

By Candace Savage

Thorough, unique, and scientifically updated, Prairies: A typical History presents a finished nontechnical consultant to the biology and ecology of the prairies, or the good Plains grasslands of North the United States, supplying a view of the prior, a imaginative and prescient for the long run, and a transparent concentrate on the current. With a complete zone of greater than 3.5 million sq. kilometers (500,000 in Canada and the rest within the United States), the prairies occupy the heartland of the continent, an unlimited, windswept undeniable that flows from Alberta south to Texas and from the Rockies east to the Mississippi River. this is often giant sky country—the biggest environment in North the USA and, until eventually lately, one of many richest and most opulent usual grasslands on the earth. this present day, although, the North American prairies are one of the so much altered environments on Earth.

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