In the face of changing climates, the sustainability and diversity of agricultural production in the rain-fed Upper Mississippi and Ohio River basins will be increasingly important to national and global food security.

The Atlas of Adaptive Agro-Ecologies explores the climate impacted landscapes of agriculture in the midwestern Cornbelt. Maps reveal intersecting productive systems, from commodity crops to hydrology. The illustrative mappings and diagrams that describe the evolution of the Cornbelt landscape at the national, regional and state scales.