Comments on: ■ The woods that were https://persquaremile.com/2011/02/11/the-woods-that-were/ Tue, 02 Jun 2015 14:30:43 +0000 hourly 1 By: Tim De Chant https://persquaremile.com/2011/02/11/the-woods-that-were/#comment-4170 Thu, 11 Apr 2013 17:23:40 +0000 https://persquaremile.com/?p=679#comment-4170 Funny you should mention that, Steve. I did a little research project on the Big Woods in undergrad and spent some time in Big Woods State park down near Nerstrand. Wonderful place.

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By: steve https://persquaremile.com/2011/02/11/the-woods-that-were/#comment-4169 Thu, 11 Apr 2013 16:44:50 +0000 https://persquaremile.com/?p=679#comment-4169 If you want to see a good view of what (I expect) the eastern hardwood forests looked like, the Nerstrand State Park in MN is one of the last never-tilled, never-cut remnants of the “Big Woods” of Laura Ingalls Wilder fame, the NW extent of the eastern hardwood forests (this is near to the triple point where the northern boreal, eastern hardwood, and great plains biomes intersect. Just search images for Nerstrand State Park and between all the pics of the waterfall are some great woodland shots. Better, visit and spend an afternoon in a quiet idyll.

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By: Joan Pederson https://persquaremile.com/2011/02/11/the-woods-that-were/#comment-4168 Sat, 22 Oct 2011 16:29:36 +0000 https://persquaremile.com/?p=679#comment-4168 For more on fire as a large-scale and essential natural and human tool down through the millennia, see the works of Stephen J. Pyne. Start with Fire: A Brief History.

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By: ResearchBlogging.org News » Blog Archive » Editor’s Selections: Angry Squid, Lizard and Seahorse Evolution, and Forest History https://persquaremile.com/2011/02/11/the-woods-that-were/#comment-4167 Thu, 17 Feb 2011 23:03:54 +0000 https://persquaremile.com/?p=679#comment-4167 […] Square Mile presents a wistful look at the history of American […]

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