Explore a Working Landscape

Working Landscapes In-Depth

Working Landscapes Defined

Interested in the parts of a working landscape? Point your mouse and click on all of the parts of the landscape below to explore photos and a whole lot more!
geese library
wind power
strip & contour crop greenhouse terraced farm hill
stream & buffer
Homes neighborhood
cattle no till crop restaurant
hiking trail
fishing stream canoe rental & bait shack
recycled materials plant
picnic & campground
water and strata

You'll want to look at all of the pictures to see what it takes for a landscape to be considered a working landscape.

Where have you gone today? You can visit all of these areas by clicking locations in the graphic above:


Explore More: Working Landscapes
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