Prairie Remnants

Some articles on prairie remnants:

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 ... it is extremely important that the land surrounding prairie remnants be included in management decisions and practices ...

Famous quotes containing the words remnants and/or prairie:

    In one notable instance, where the United States Army and a hundred years of persuasion failed, a highway has succeeded. The Seminole Indians surrendered to the Tamiami Trail. From the Everglades the remnants of this race emerged, soon after the trail was built, to set up their palm-thatched villages along the road and to hoist tribal flags as a lure to passing motorists.
    —For the State of Florida, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)

    The junior senator from Wisconsin, by his reckless charges, has so preyed upon the fears and hatreds and prejudices of the American people that he has started a prairie fire which neither he nor anyone else may be able to control.
    J. William Fulbright (b. 1905)