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Grasses - Blue Grama

Blue Grama - Bouteloua gracilis
Blue Grama - Bouteloua gracilis
NPS Photo by Jim Pisarowicz
 
Blue grama is a principal species of the shortgrass and mixed grass prairie. Blue grama is good forage that cures well for winter grazing.

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Prairie Dog Barking

Lewis and Clark, while on their journey up the Missouri River in 1804, noted that this "wild dog of the prairie...appears here in infinite numbers." More...