Continuing the theme of understanding the basics of what has shaped Oklahoma history, the plants and animals of Oklahoma have been instrumental in the lives of early and even present-day Oklahomans. As far back as dinosaurs to the sacred buffalo and today’s scissor-tail flycatchers, the animals in the area have helped shape our history. Blossoming redbud trees and buffalo grass play key roles in the identity of Oklahoma.
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