Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

Kansas

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Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve Entrance in Kansas

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve Entrance; Kansas.  Photo by Jimmy Emerson, DVM/Flickr (Noncommercial Use Permitted with Attribution/No Derivative Works).

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

The National Park Service protects what remains of the North American tallgrass prairie in the Flint Hills of Kansas at Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve. A critically endangered ecosystem, less than 4% of the original 170 million acres of tallgrass prairie exists today.

Kansas

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Grasses of Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve ; Kansas  Photo by Randy Watson/Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution).

Grasses of Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, Kansas