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land fertile grew crops

cattle and sheep grazed for years
Desert of Maine hides
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crop rotation nil
sheep ruined the landscape grazing
Desert of Maine shows
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pine trees surround dunes
the sea calls from the distance
Desert of Maine glows

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Resources  “The Little Desert That Grew in Maine”
by Published: September 22, 2006 New York Times

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