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January 2020

Meeting Program – Wetlands Food Chain by Mike Blair

January 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E 29th St N
Wichita, KS 67220 United States
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A wetlands area like Kansas' Cheyenne Bottoms is among the world's most dynamic habitats. This new film explores wildlife interrelationships from microscopic animals to apex predators, filmed mostly at Cheyenne Bottoms, and how they depend upon each other for survival. Mike Blair is a photographer/videographer with a passion for explaining the wonders of the Midwestern Outdoors.He's been a wildlife communicator for most of his career. Blair holds a B.S. in Forest Management and M.S. in Entomology from University of Missouri-Columbia.…

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February 2020

Meeting Program – Australia – Adventures Down Under by Jim & Patty Marlett

February 18 @ 7:00 pm
Great Plains Nature Center, 6232 E 29th St N
Wichita, KS 67220 United States
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Jim and Patty Marlett have made two trips to Australia, both times with Carol and Hal Cumberland. In 2015 they visited Queensland, Sydney, and Tasmania for four weeks. They returned in 2018 to spend three weeks in Victoria and South Australia, traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide. The wildlife in Australia was amazing, and like nothing in Kansas! They will show you everything from Emus and penguins to blue-tongued skink to Tasmanian devils. Jim and Patty are both retired. He was…

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March 2020

Meeting Program – CANCELLED

March 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Due to Coronavirus precautions, the Great Plains Nature Center has been closed, and we must cancel this presentation. We will try to reschedule in the future.    

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