, Emptied in Emmons County
and Memories in McIntosh County
. Three flickr photo sets of (mostly) abandoned, crumbling farms, businesses and homes in rural North Dakota. [previously
"The Emptied Prairie
," a National Geographic article on North Dakota's ghost towns and the decline of the Great Plains. Typically amazing National Geographic photos here
. Reminds me of a similar series
that ran in the New York Times several years ago, which included this fascinating article
by Timothy Egan.