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Land and people in the Northern Plains transition area

Howard Warren Ottoson

Land and people in the Northern Plains transition area

by Howard Warren Ottoson

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Published by University of Nebraska Press in Lincoln .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- Middle West.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliographical footnotes.

    Statement(by) Howard W. Ottoson (and others).
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD1773.A3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 362 p. :
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20917200M

    The Northern Area The Northern area covered most of Canada, also known as the Subarctic, in the belt of semiarctic land from the Rocky Mts. to Hudson Bay. The main languages in this area were those of the Algonquian-Wakashan and the Nadene stocks. Typical of the people there were the Chipewyan. The MonDak Region's High Potential for Irrigation Development The area is also one of the last regions in the country available for irrigation development. With the Missouri and Yellowstone Rivers both nearby, the region becomes very desirable for irrigation development and expansion.

    The Northern Plains region consists of roughly million acres, distributed across 55 Major Land Resource Areas (MLRAs). The MLRAs are geographic areas characterized by a particular pattern of soils, climate, land use/land cover, water resources, topography, and potential natural vegetation (Figure 1). NEW DELHI: The northern Indian plains have again come into focus as one of the globe's most-polluted regions, with nine of the world's 20 most polluted cities in .

    Ganga. Much of the world is not really suitable for living or farming. Russia and Canada are too cold. Australia is too dry. A lot of the land area is deserts like the Sahara, Kalahari and Gobi or tall mountains like the Himalayas, Tibetan Plateau. economy of the Northern Great Plains. This is an area of transition from intense cultivation in the cornbelt to straight grazing operations on portions of the range area. For this reason the grasslands are variable. The proportion of the econ- omy which rests on them varies widely in different areas of the : Dan Fulton.


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