If Only

If only people stopped religiously practicing overgrazing or continuous improper grazing – a tradition that’s been around for some 300+ years (Dyksterhuis 1972) – especially grazing at all costs just to “pay the land taxes”, which is no excuse at all though widely used.  There are wildlife tax exemptions available which lead to a higher […]

Why prairies matter and lawns don’t

Prairies – those critically endangered and complex ecosystems understood by few and misunderstood and destroyed by millions of people. Lawns – those myopically obsessive (and evil) urban, suburban, and increasingly rural monoculture eyesores that displace native ecosystems at a rate between 5,000 and 385,000 acres per day* in favor of sterile, chemically-filled, artificial environments bloated […]