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Ecoregions of Nebraska

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NameColor on Map
Rolling Sand Plains
Pine Ridge Escarpment
Flat to Rolling Plains
Pine Bluffs and Hills
Sandy and Silty Tablelands
Platte River Valley and Terraces
Rolling Plains and Breaks
Central Nebraska Loess Plains
Rainwater Basin Plains
Platte River Valley
Holt Tablelands
Semiarid Pierre Shale Plains
Lakes Area
James River Lowland
Moderate Relief Plains
Smoky Hills
Ponca Plains
Southern River Breaks
White River Badlands
Missouri Alluvial Plain
Keya Paha Tablelands
Niobrara River Breaks
Sand Hills
Alkaline Lakes Area
Wet Meadow and Marsh Plain
Nebraska/Kansas Loess Hills
Loess and Glacial Drift Hills
Lower Platte Alluvial Plain
Northeastern Nebraska Loess Hills
Transitional Sandy Plain

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