How to Spot a Cooler Arizona Grassland


The first thing to know about the Tempe National Grasslands is that it’s the hottest grassland in Arizona.It’s a dry, semi-arid landscape, but it also has a lot of cool things going on.There are a lot more plants, and a lot less leafy green leaves.The desert heat helps the plants grow, making them less susceptible […]

More data on temperate and tropical grassland temperatures, national grasslands, national temperatures


The National Grasslands Research Group (NGRG) is pleased to announce the release of the first-ever National Grassland Temperature (NGT) map, produced using an open data-sharing platform called MapQuest.The new map, developed by the NGRG and published in its Global Grassland Project Report, shows the average temperature of temperate, tropical, and mixed grassland grasslands across the […]

How to grow grasslands in America


On Tuesday, the U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a plan to build a $200 million, 100-acre, mixed-use development in the American grasslands to create a “grassland of the future.”It would create jobs, boost the economy, and create thousands of jobs.The development, called Grasslands of the Future, would provide jobs, spur economic development and create “millions […]