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2 edition of The Great Plains Conservation Program found in the catalog.

The Great Plains Conservation Program

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Plains Conservation Program,
  • Soil conservation -- Great Plains

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesProgram aid -- no. 1317, Program aid (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) -- no. 1317
    ContributionsUnited States. Soil Conservation Service
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet (8 p.) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14285907M

    Robert Diffendal, Jr., professor emeritus of the University of Nebraska Conservation and Survey Division, is scheduled to write the first book in the series, “Geology of the Great Plains.” The book will focus on past and present definitions of the Great Plains, Diffendal's own definition, the region’s overall geological development, and. The story of Great Plains Conservation and its Foundation has its roots in the earliest days of conservation; when the idea of protecting pristine wilderness was recognized as a public good. From those early models of conservation came the notion that to truly protect wilderness the entire ecosystem needed to be preserved.

    A new nonfiction book by Larkin Powell takes readers on an exploration through the diversity of bird life across the Great Plains. Published by the University of Nebraska Press, “Great Plains Birds” includes details on the history, geography and geology of the plains alongside avian that inhabit the region. The Great Plains Shelterbelt was a project to create windbreaks in the Great Plains states of the United States, that began in President Franklin D. Roosevelt initiated the project in response to the severe dust storms of the Dust Bowl, which resulted in significant soil erosion and United States Forest Service believed that planting trees on the perimeters of farms would.

      I recommend this book to anyone interested in grassland birds as both a useful resource and an enjoyable read."--The Condor "Johnsgard, one of the premier ornithologists of the North American Great Plains, reminds us that landscape conservation is valued from historical perspective and measured in quality, not quantity, of s: 2. As a Friend of the Great Plains Nature Center, you receive our newsletter, 10% discount in the Owl's Nest Gift Shop, invitations to special Friends-only events, and discounts on some paid events. Most importantly, your membership dollars support our educational mission by paying for program costs, animal ambassador care, and many more.


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