In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1pradera femininellanura femininethe prairie(s) — la Pradera
- Limestone prairie habitat in Pennsylvania is seriously threatened.
- Thermal conditions in the previous year were strongly associated with grasshopper abundance in this oldfield prairie.
- Numbers have been greatly reduced in the Canadian prairies for this very reason.
- My friend and I have just come upon a picturesque farmhouse on a rolling prairie.
- Over 90 percent of our native prairies has been plowed under or grazed away.
- In that place we had an open prairie not far from our house.
- Other populations of Sioux are to be found in the prairie provinces of Canada.
- Sedge meadow was distinguished from wet prairie by having more than half its dominants as sedge family species.
- The campus itself boasts 6800 acres of open water, fields, deciduous forests, restored prairie, and wetlands.
- Prairie pothole marshes were present in two small prairie potholes that often dry completely in the summer.
- The Canadian prairie is one of the most productive wheat fields in the world.
- In fact, he spends much of his free time walking through the wet prairies near his home.
- In the prairie pothole region of the United States, blackbirds damage ripening sunflower crops.
- The redevelopment will restore prairie and riparian corridors within new city parks and open space.
- As a young woman she worked job to job, to help her parents make their prairie farm a home.
- Both originated on our vast wind-swept prairies for good reason.
- Hazy purple horizons, the norm on these rolling prairies, stretched away in all directions.
- With these they are able to dramatise plains, prairies, steppes and meadows.
- They're not unlike the rolling prairies he sings of.
- In 1708, the area around their towns consisted of open oak woodlands, savannas, and prairies.
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