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Enter contest for UN Champion of the Earth

Young adults interested in solutions to environmental issues can apply to a $15,000 UN Young Champions of the Earth competition to win $15,000 in seed funding for an environmental project.

The competition is open to 18-30-year old’s who have an idea for an environmental initiative that addresses a sustainability challenge. The program uses a newly digital platform […]

Apply to be a Climate Reality Project leader

Do you want to learn more about climate change and become a leader in educating others? The Climate Reality Project is accepting applications for the Climate Reality Leadership Corps training scheduled for June 27-29 in Seattle/Bellevue, WA.

The Climate Reality Leadership Corps is a global network of advocates trained to talk about the impacts of climate […]

Check out upcoming native plants sales

There’s still time to plant a native garden and start attracting pollinators. Two native plant sales and a garden tour are scheduled in Lawrence, KS to help you get started.

Native plants are adapted to Midwest weather extremes and are ecologically useful for low-maintenance landscaping. The flowers and grasses also attract pollinators and other beneficial insects […]

Explore the Great Missouri Birding Trail

Check out the new Great Missouri Birding Trail at several events around the state designed to introduce the new virtual “trail.”

The trail is not a physical site, but is a Great Missouri Birding Trail website designed to help beginner and seasoned birders find and explore the “best of the best” places to birdwatch around Missouri. […]

May 1st, 2017|Conservation, Education, Event, Nature, Wildlife|0 Comments

Receive free admission to national parks

Start the season with a visit to a national park, and receive free weekend admission at all 417 sites during National Park Week.

Throughout the country, there will be free entrance to all National Park Service sites during the weekends of National Park Week on April 15, 16, 22, and 23. There are also free or […]

April 11th, 2017|Conservation, Event, Nature, Wildlife|0 Comments