Native Prairie

Some articles on native prairie, prairie:

Regal Fritillary - Conservation
... Land management practices should focus on the maintenance of intact native prairie remnants and the vegetation that is crucial to the regal fritillary’s continued survival ... The Midwest landscape includes few prairie remnants which are embedded in an agricultural matrix (Davis et al ... Thus, it is extremely important that the land surrounding prairie remnants be included in management decisions and practices ...

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    To the cry of “follow Mormons and prairie dogs and find good land,” Civil War veterans flocked into Nebraska, joining a vast stampede of unemployed workers, tenant farmers, and European immigrants.
    —For the State of Nebraska, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    A native health and innocence
    Within my bones did grow,
    And while my God did all his glories show,
    I felt a vigour in my sense
    That was all spirit: I within did flow
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    But ‘twas divine.
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