Environment

“What does your garden look like?” I asked. “We don’t call it a garden,” he replied. “We call it a landscape.”  The American lawn has become a cultural norm and an absolute necessity of suburban life. The image comes to my mind quickly: freshly mown grass...

Needless to say, the great plains of Kansas did not look like the cities that exist there now. However, a restoration and conservation movement is on the rise, which can be seen at the Dyck Arboretum of the Plains in Hess ton as well as the...