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Help save the endangered red wolf

The American Wolf Foundation, which is based in Kansas City, is seeking candidates for its board of directors and advisory board to help protect the endangered American red wolf.

The new foundation was founded in March 2028 by Rachel Guthrie, a Kansas City attorney and environmentalist. The foundation has an immediate goal of supporting the critically […]

Learn about wildlife at Missouri State Fair

Get a close-up view of raptors, tips on identifying wild mushrooms and a demonstration on cooking fresh fish at the Missouri State Fair.

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) exhibit will be open from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., Thursday, August 9 to Saturday, August 18 and 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday, August 19 in […]

See sheep, bison, cows, goats & pigs on farm tour

Venture out to the Miami County Farm Tour to see a slice of farm life and get a chance to walk a goat and meet alpacas, cows, chickens, sheep and pigs on this free, self-guided, tour in eastern Kansas.

Fifteen farms will be open to visitors from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 12 […]

Enjoy Family & Nature Days in the park

Volunteer to help restore the natural environment at Blue Valley Park and enjoy kid activities and refreshments at Family & Nature Days on Saturday, May 12 and Saturday, May 19.

All tools will be provided for volunteers to remove invasive honeysuckle from the park. The event is open to families and will be held from 9 […]

Watch peregrine falcon chicks hatch

Get a live view of two peregrine falcon nests with eggs getting ready to hatch. The Missouri Department of Conservation is live streaming nests that were set up to help this endangered bird.

The falcons that are viewable online began tending eggs in recent days at the American Century Investments building and at the Iatan Power Plant, […]

April 3rd, 2018|Animals, Birds, Conservation, Education, Nature, Wildlife|0 Comments