Dwight A. Brown, Ph.D.

Dwight A. Brown (1936-2020) was a Professor of Geography at the University of Minnesota where he taught biogeography, and landscape evolution.  He researched various aspects of native grasses and grasslands for over 30 years.

Relevant Publications

Brown, D. 2017. Grassland Ecosystems, in Douglas Richardson, Editor-in-Chief, The International Encyclopedia of Geography: People, the Earth, Environment, and Technology. Wiley.

Brown, D. 2015. Environmental Limitations and Morphological Adaptations of Grasses on the Midcontinent Plains: A guide for reestablishment

Brown, D. 2010. "Biome: Midlatitude Grassland." Encyclopedia of Geography. 2010. SAGE Publications. 1 Oct. 2010.

Brown, D., P. Gersmehl, and S. Ziegler, 2007. Biogeography of the Global Garden. Second Ed  Kendall Hunt. ISBN 978-0-7575-4570-2.  320 pages + 6 color plates and CDROM

Brown, D., P. Gersmehl, and S. Ziegler, 2003. Biogeography of the Global Garden. Kendall Hunt. ISBN 0-7575-0568-6. 286 pages + 3 color plates and CDROM

D. Brown, 1993, Early Nineteenth-Century Grasslands of the Midcontinent Plains, Annals of the Association of American Geographers. 83:589-612.

D. Brown and P. Gersmehl, 1985, Migration Models for Grasses in the American Midcontinent, Annals Assoc. Am. Geog., September, 1985, 383-394.

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