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The Great Plains Are Not as Dry as They Seem

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Ice age airflow and modern-day man have shaped, altered and even devastated Nebraska's lands.

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    • 11:00am
    Nov 23
    • Friday
    • 7:00am
    Nov 30
    • Saturday
    • 12:00pm
    Dec 22

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This is a land of bold landscapes and brave history. It’s where uninhabitable desert plains have been transformed into cornfields and cattle ranges that feed America. Soar above this agricultural powerhouse as we explore the Cornhusker State’s vast farms, towering spires, desolate badlands, and gleaming cities. We also celebrate Johnny Carson, Warren Buffet, Carhenge, the College World Series, and other great figures, landmarks, and pastimes that call Nebraska home.

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