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Richard Edwards, iii

At the Intersection of Geology, Archaeology, History, and Art: Engineer Cantonment (1819–1820), Washington County, Nebraska
Jeremy S. Dillon, John R. Bozell, 1
Key words: alluvial fan, Engineer Cantonment, late Holocene, Long Expedition, Missouri River, Nebraska, Titian Ramsay Peale

Native American Educators and Their Leadership Roles on Reservations in the Northern Great Plains
Terry Huffman, 21
Key words: Native American education, Native American educators, reservation schools, school leadership

Adaptation in a Resource-Based Economy in the Northern Great Plains
M. Rose Olfert, David Natcher35
Key words: economic adaptation, Great Plains, population migration, resource-based economy, rural communities, Saskatchewan

Westslope Cutthroat Trout Mortality Following Detoxification of Rotenone with Potassium Permanganate
Maria L. Chaney, Casey W. Schoenebeck, 51
Key words: mortality, potassium permanganate, restoration, rotenone, westslope cutthroat trout

The Effects of Patch-Burn Grazing on Vegetation Structural Heterogeneity in the Northern Tallgrass Prairie of South Dakota
Alexander J. Smart, Lora B. Perkins, Tara N. Schramm, Matthew J. Nelson, Peter J. Bauman, Sharon A. Clay, David E. Clay, 57
Key words: forbs, grasses, grazing, prescribed fire, principal component analysis, tallgrass prairie


Development Derailed: Calgary and the CPR, 1962–64 by Max Foran, reviewed by James Muir, 71

Rancher Archaeologist: A Career in Two Different Worlds by George C. Frison, reviewed by Gerald A. Oetelaar, 72

Supplying Custer: The Powder River Supply Depot, 1876 by Gerald R. Clark, reviewed by Katie Stevens Goidich, 72

County Capitols: The Courthouses of South Dakota by Arthur L. Rusch, reviewed by Richard B. Wright, 73

Clovis: On the Edge of a New Understanding ed. by Ashley M. Smallwood by Thomas A. Jennings, reviewed by Jason M. LaBelle, 74

The City in Texas: A History by David G. McComb, reviewed by Matthew R. Cartlidge, 75

Wild Idea: Buffalo and Family in a Difficult Land by Dan O’Brien, reviewed by Tyra A. Olstad, 75

Kit Carson and the First Battle of Adobe Walls: A Tale of Two Journeys by Alvin R. Lynn, reviewed by Clarence R. Geier, 76

News and Notes, 78

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The Future of Great Plains Research
Peter Longo, Richard Edwards, v

Invited Essay: Could the People of the Great Plains Have Distinctive Character Traits?: Looking to Scientific Research for Clues
John R. Hibbing, 79

Social and Environmental Influences on Female White-Tailed Deer Dispersal Behavior
Charles M Nixon, Philip C Mankin, 85
Key words: behavior, dispersal, environmental, social, white-tailed deer

Invasion during Extreme Weather: Success and Failure in a Temperate Perennial Grassland
James C. Han, Stephen L. Young93
Key words: Carduus nutans, climate change, clipping, drought tolerance, extreme weather events, fitness, grazing, invasion resistance, musk thistle, plant plasticity, resource competition

Plowprint: Tracking Cumulative Cropland Expansion to Target Grassland Conservation
Anne M. Gage, Sarah K. Olimb, Jeff Nelson, 107
Key words: agricultural expansion, cropland, grassland conversion, intact habitat, land-cover change

iButton® Temperature Loggers Effectively Determine Prairie Grouse Nest Absences
Josiah D. Dallmann, Edward J. Raynor, Lars C. Anderson, Larkin A. Powell, Walter H. Schacht, 117
Key words: iButton, nest absence, nest monitoring, nest predation, prairie grouse

Review Essay: What's the Matter with Meat?
Don D. Stull, 125


The Texas Tortoise: A Natural History by Francis L. Rose, Frank W. Judd, reviewed by David C. Rostal, 133

Beyond the Farm Gate: The Story of a Farm Boy Who Helped Make the Wheat Pool a World-Class Business by E. K. (Ted) Turner, reviewed by Ravindra N. Chibbar, 133

Journeys in Community-Based Research ed. by Bonnie Jeffery et al., reviewed by Gregory R. Campbell, 134

Historical GIS Research in Canada ed. by Jennifer Bonnell, Marcel Fortin, reviewed by Chad Gaffield, 135

Highland Park and River Oaks: The Origins of Garden Suburban Community Planning in Texas by Cheryl Caldwell Ferguson, reviewed by Gordon Scholz, 136

The Courthouses of Central Texas by Brantley Hightower, reviewed by Leonard G. Lane Jr., 137

Texas Lizards: A Field Guide by Troy D. Hibbitts, Toby J. Hibbitts, reviewed by Stephanie M. Campos, 137

Why Grow Here: Essays on Edmonton's Gardening History by Kathryn Chase Merrett, reviewed by Edwinna von Baeyer, 138

The Borderlands of Race: Mexican Segregation in a South Texas Town by Jennifer R. Nájera, reviewed by Tracy Brown, 139

Dam Projects and the Growth of American Archaeology: The River Basin Surveys and the Interagency Archaeological Salvage Program ed. by Kimball M. Banks, Jon S. Czaplicki, reviewed by Brennan J. Dolan, 140

Midwest Maize: How Corn Shaped the US Heartland by Cynthia Clampitt, reviewed by Roger Elmore, 140

From Treaty Peoples to Treaty Nation: A Road Map for All Canadians by Greg Poelzer, Ken S. Coates, reviewed by Brenden W. Rensink, 141

A Naturalist's Guide to the Texas Hill Country by Mark Gustafson, reviewed by Thomas R. Simpson, 142

The Hogeye Clovis Cache by Michael R. Waters, Thomas A. Jennings, reviewed by Michael B. Collins, 142

Old Man's Playing Ground: Gaming and Trade on the Plains/Plateau Frontier by Gabriel M. Yanicki, reviewed by C. Riley Augé, 143

Kansas Wildflowers and Weeds by Michael John Haddock, Craig C. Freeman, Janét Bare, reviewed by James H. Locklear, 144

Ancestral Mounds: Vitality and Volatility of Native America by Jay Miller, reviewed by Erin C. Dempsey, 145

In Cold Storage: Sex and Murder on the Plains by James W. Hewitt, reviewed by Timbre Wulf-Ludden, 146

Winter's Hawk: Red-tails on the Southern Plains by Jim Lish, reviewed by James A. Hewlett, 146

As Far as the Eye Could Reach: Accounts of Animals along the Santa Fe Trail, 1821–1880 by Phyllis S. Morgan, reviewed by Daniel R. Uden, 147

Still Turning: A History of Aermotor Windmills by Christopher G. Gillis, reviewed by Coy F. Harris, 148

Fog at Hillingdon by David K. Langdon, reviewed by William Sutton, 148

Roots of our Renewal: Ethnobotany and Cherokee Environmental Governance by Clint Carroll, reviewed by Nancy J. Turner, 149

Jewels of the Plains: Wildflowers of the Great Plains Grasslands and Hills by Claude A. Barr, reviewed by Valerie F. Wright, 150

Wildlife Habitat Conservation: Concepts, Challenges, and Solutions ed. by Michael L. Morrison, Heather A. Mathewson, reviewed by Ronald M. Case, 151

Goodbye Mike, Hello Judge: My Journey for Justice by Myron H. Bright, reviewed by Kathryn R. L. Rand, 152

News and Notes, 153