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Grasslands

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Millions of acres of grasslands in North America, from Saskatchewan to the Rockies to middle America, thrived under extreme conditions of heat, drought, and cold, supporting an immense variety of life above and below ground. The loss of these prairie lands continues to have repercussions for today's modern agriculture. Examines plants and animals that still live in complex interdependency in the fragments of native grasslands that are left. Video is divided into two segments.

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Runtime: 45 minutes 48 seconds

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