Sand Sheet B l a c k l a n d P r a i r i e Tamaulipan Brush Country Llano Uplift Edwards Plateau C r o s s t i m b e r s P r a i r i e High Plains Cochise Rims and Basins Sonoran Desert High Plains High Plains Central Great Plains Osage Prairie Flint Hills Prairie C e n t r a l G r e a t P l a i n s B l a c k l a n d P r a i r i e R o l l i n g P l a i n s F o o t h i l l s G u l f C oast Prairie O a k w o o d s P r a i r i e R o l l i n g P l a i n s F o o t h i l l s Chihuahuan Desert T r a n s - P e c o s Chihuahuan Desert Trans-Pecos N ATI VE AM E R I C A N S E E D We are now reminded to be aware of our place upon this Earth, and to fulfill our obligations to ourselves, our families, nations, the natural world, to the creator. The words say we are to awaken, stand up, be counted, for you are being recognized in the spirit world. Joanne Shenandoah, The Iroquois Nation Prophecy Song