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September 16, 2011

Rebirth of the Grasslands

Emily Dickinson wrote, “To make a prairie, it takes a clover and one bee. One clover, and a bee, and reverie. The reverie alone will do, if the bees are few.” If you are in search of reverie, the Nachusa Grasslands in Illinois is worth a visit. The land was slated to become a  subdivision, but a group of volunteers has returned the land to prairie. 

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