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Prairie Directory of North America: The United States, Canada, and Mexico

Charlotte Adelman and Bernard Schwartz


This book provides a source for locating North American public prairies, grasslands, and savannas. This book catalogs the continent's most well-known prairie sites by country and state. With the addition of over three hundred newly located, preserved, or restored sites, this book helps with locating countless North American sites—from the well-documented to the remote. The victim of destructive plowing and construction at the hands of European settlers, North American grassland ecosystems that once spanned the entire continent have suffered degradation and fragmentation. With this book as a gu ... More

Keywords: North American prairies, grasslands, savannas, grassland ecosystems, American Indian reservations

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9780195366945
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195366945.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Charlotte Adelman, author

Bernard Schwartz, author