• Prairie | Define Prairie at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/prairie Prairie definition, an extensive, level or slightly undulating, mostly treeless tract of land in the Mississippi valley, characterized by a highly fertile soil and ...
  • Prairie - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prairie The formation of the North American Prairies started with the upwelling of the Rocky Mountains. The mountains created a rain shadow that killed most of the trees.
  • Canadian Prairies - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canadian_Prairies The Canadian Prairies is a region in western Canada, which may correspond to several different definitions, natural or political. Notably, the Prairie provinces ...
    • North American Prairie - Blue Planet Biomes

      www.blueplanetbiomes.org/prairie.htm The prairies are a type of grassland dominated by herbaceous plants and grasses ... Prairie plants have adapted to fires by growing underground storage ...
    • EEK! - What is a Prairie?

      dnr.wi.gov/org/caer/ce/eek/nature/habitat/whatprai.htm What is a Prairie? Prairies are made up of mostly grasses, sedges (grasslike plants), and other flowering plants called forbs (e.g. coneflowers, milkweed).
    • Native Prairies Association of Texas

      www.texasprairie.org NPAT Mission. NPAT Mission. The Native Prairies Association of Texas (NPAT) is a non-profit land trust dedicated to the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of ...