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Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

Kansas flyways: the current and future of understanding birds’ movements, by Dr. Alice Boyle, Division of Biology, Kansas State University. Alice will talk to us a bit about why Kansas …

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Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

Built for Flight by Dr. Jackie Augustine.  Birds are masters of the air. In order to fly, birds must be lightweight, but also strong to provide power for flight.  Dr. …

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Program and Meeting

Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

Shorebird Big Year at Cheyenne Bottoms by Dr. Robert Penner, and Great Bend Sand Prairie by Elsi Miller.  Cheyenne Bottoms experienced one of the biggest shorebird migrations in a long …

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Program and Meeting

Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

Chasing Warblers with Bob Gress. In the United States and Canada, there are over 50 species of regular occurring members of the Wood-Warblers family, Parulidae. Many are brightly colored and …

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Program and Meeting

Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

Diversity of Wintering Red-tailed Hawks in Kansas, by Dr. David Rintoul.  As most Kansas birders know, the state hosts a wide variety of Red-tailed Hawks (Buteo jamaicensis) in the winter, …

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Program and Meeting

Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

My Low-key Big Year, by Nick Stroot.  Nick has always enjoyed traveling, but being a birdwatcher adds even more excitement to getting out of Kansas. With travel opening up and …

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Program and Meeting

Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

The Birds of Brazil, by Kevin Groeneweg.  A vast seasonally flooded wetland, the Pantanal in Brazil is renowned among birders around the world as an easy place for good views …

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Picnic

Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

Join us for our annual potluck dinner. Bring a dish to share, we'll provide drinks. There is no program planned - just visiting and catching up.

Picnic

Great Plains Nature Center 6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS

Join us at the Great Plains Nature Center at 6 p.m. for our annual pot-luck dinner. Bring a dish to share and your own service. 

Free