Prairies and Lakes

The Prairies and Lakes Region is located in the north central part of . It is home to the , the fourth largest metropolitan area in the United States.

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, the ninth largest city in the United States and the third largest in the state of , is an impressive melting pot of culture and character. Photo: Cordphaeton, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Dallas–Fort Worth Metroplex is a large area in the Prairies and Lakes region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the Prairies and Lakes region of . Photo: QuesterMark, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a city in the metropolitan area, in the Prairies and Lakes region of .


The Texas Blackland Prairies are a temperate grassland ecoregion located in that runs roughly 300 miles from the in to in the south. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The term , also known as Ecoregion 29, Central Oklahoma/Texas Plains, is used to describe a strip of land in the that runs from southeastern across to . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The is the southernmost portion of ' Prairies and Lakes region. Photo: Nv8200p, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Prairies and Lakes

Latitude of center
31.5514° or 31° 33' 5" north
Longitude of center
-97.1558° or 97° 9' 21" west

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