Landscape Through the Lens of Nature: Willa Cather and the Big Prairie

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Prairies are incredibly important habitats, providing homes for dozens of native plant and animal species. There is a lengthy history of human interactions with prairielands; unfortunately, most Kentucky’s original grasslands were decimated by westward expansion and human population growth. While Kentucky’s prairies dwindled, those further West often coexisted with (more or less) successfully. Willa Cather […]