Physiological Provinces of Kansas
"Most of Kansas is rolling plains.......Approximately 2/3 of the state(west of the Flint Hills Uplands
(see map below) lies in the Great Plains Province, whereas the remaining eastern third occupies a portion of the Central Lowland Province..........."This book focuses on the Animal and Settler
interactions east of the Flint Hills Uplands"..........."This region was virutally treeless in the years
1865-79 covered in this book.","Short grass, mixed grass and tallgrass prairie occupied this region
moving west out of eastern Colorado and up into the Flint Hills region"