Quantification of Climate Conditions Important to the Tall Grass Prairie


The geologic history of the tall grass prairie in central North America reveals the prairie began developing 10,000 years ago after the Pleistocene ice sheets had retreated into Canada. The long-lived triangular shaped prairie survived several climatic shifts during the Holocene. Scientists have studied the anomaly—grasses where many climate conditions… (More)


5 Figures and Tables

Slides referencing similar topics