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  • - Ranchers and environmentalists are at odds over a plan for managing black-tailed prairie dogs on the Thunder Basin National Grassland in northeast Wyoming.

    Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts) Breaking News and incisive views 24/7

  • ( "Grassland" refers to an ecosystem, like prairie, where grasses dominate; it doesn't mean they are the only plants there.)

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  • "Grassland" was gorgeous, mythic and powerful, a dance interpretation of (I think) the vibrant world of insects in the grass beneath our feet.

    J. Weekly

  • Celebrated pianist Lang-Lang playing a rousing Liszt concerto, but the show-steeling act was the Quintessenso Mongolian Children's Choir, a group of 22 children aged 8 to 12 from Northeastern China's Hulun Buir Grassland.

    The Right Dragon for the New Year

  • Craig Maier is currently a graduate student in the Grassland Ecology Lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

    Contributor: Craig Maier

  • Grassland is consumed by flames and when I arrive, all is wasted.

    In the Path of Mary

  • This and other "secular" poems like "A Song of Grassland Memories" by Dhondup Gyal also taught in schools, have according to Upton "created a powerful nostalgic longing for Tibetan spaces, real and remembered."

    Jamyang Norbu: Language, Identity & Revolution in Tibet

  • They have held a number of workshops in Africa, with the next scheduled for November 12 at The Grassland Society of Southern Africa.

    Nature Network Looking For Non-North American Non-European Science Bloggers

  • Soon, cashmere sweaters named after the largest beautiful lake in Tibet, Namtso, went on sale in the inland market Xinhua, “Northern Tibet Grassland Takes On New Look,” May 19, 2009.

    When a Billion Chinese Jump

  • Grassland areas are also degrading with the extensive spread of the unpalatable grass Eleusine jaegeri, and other weeds which compete aggressively with palatable grasses, especially the poisonous Mexican poppy Argemone mexicana which rapidly invades overgrazed land, crowding out both crops and the native plants which sustain the existing wildlife.

    Ngorongoro Conservation Area, Tanzania

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