Noss, Reed. 2013. Forgotten Grasslands of the South: Natural History and Conservation. Island Press, Washington DC. 320 p.
Softcover, $35.00. ISBN 78-1-5972-6489-1.
Hardcover, $70.00. ISBN 978-1-5972-6488-4.
The southeastern United States is not widely known for its native grasslands. This unfortunate oversight in the annals of natural history speaks to both the paucity of early scientific study of the region and the rapid decline of southeastern grasslands following European settlement. In his latest book Forgotten Grasslands of the South: Natural History and Conservation, however, Reed Noss goes about setting the record straight…