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Get a deal on energy-efficient lighting

As we enter the dark days of winter, residents of Missouri can get a discount on energy-efficient LED bulbs through a limited Evergy deal.

Evergy, formerly KCP&L, is offering 12 LED bulbs for $10 to encourage residents to switch to energy-efficient lighting. The online flash sale is available until Friday, December 6 at Evergy.

The Natural Resources […]

Students plan nationwide climate rallies

Students around the country will continue calling for government action on climate change at rallies on Friday, December 6. To find a rally near you, go to Sunrise Movement.

Students are supporting 15 year-old Greta Thunberg who last year sat in front of the Swedish Parliament every school day for three weeks to protest the lack […]

Shop locally for holiday gifting

As the holiday shopping season kicks into full gear this week, skip the big-box frenzy on Black Friday and share a more eco-friendly day on Local Business Saturday.

Across the country, local retailers will be celebrating Small Business Saturday on November 30. Shoppers can find local stores near them by entering their city or zip code in […]

View migrating bald eagles in Missouri

Thousands of migrating bald eagles can be seen during winter months at Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) Eagle Days events. Find eagle displays, live eagle programs and kid’s crafts at many events.

MOUND CITY: December 7 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. and December 8 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge near Mound City. […]

November 26th, 2019|Birds, Conservation, Event, Nature, Restorative, Sustainability, Wildlife|0 Comments

Feast on locally grown food this holiday season

Thanksgiving is the official start of holiday celebrations that are full of good food and family get-togethers. This season, source local food using these resources in cities across the country.

Bringing at least one locally raised or grown food to the table during the season helps your community thrive by supporting local farmers. Compared to store bought food, local […]