Providing Biodiversity in the Plains

Dec 31, 2012

Credit Texas Cooperative Extension

Scientists are increasing their understanding of how playas contribute to the landscape. They’ve learned these temporary lakes are a major source of aquifer recharge, but there's another aspect - the abundant bio-diversity playas create.

Playa country can be heard on High Plains Public Radio Tuesdays during All Things Considered at 6:44 pm central time.