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Prairie Spring – Pete Dunne

Continuing with my recent theme of good books about the Great Plains, I would like to share a bit from a little gem I recently came across called Prairie Spring by Pete Dunne.  Mr. Dunne is Vice President of the … Continue reading

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The Wonder and Majesty . . .

I saw an excellent presentation last week about two topics that have already graced this blog:  Sandhill Cranes and the Platte River.  The program was presented by Ken Strom, Deputy Director for Audubon Colorado, and Stephen Jones, author of Sandhill … Continue reading

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Too Thick to Drink, Too Thin to Plow

Continuing our adventures with the rivers of the Great Plains, the next major river as we head south from the Yellowstone is the Platte River.  The Platte is really the joining of its two main tributaries, the North Platte and … Continue reading

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