Meet at the Casey’s General Store, 314 S. Iliff St in Medicine Lodge. Groups will depart at 7:30 a.m.
Meet at Wendy’s in Hillsboro at 7:30 a.m.
Cancelled due to weather. Join us on the first Saturday of next month.
Due to the excessive cold forecast for Saturday, we have decided to cancel. Stay warm!
To Attract Wildlife to your Landscape, Flowers are Necessary—but not Sufficient by Dennice Craig. We are beginning to realize that North American wildlife is in deep trouble. Most don’t know that backyard gardeners might be the solution to what is hurting wildlife. We humans, in mass, have taken their ‘paradise’ and made it into a …
Meet at the Dillon’s at 21st and Amidon. We’ll look for winter waterfowl and check out nearby lakes and woodlands. A Kansas Parks permit is required for each vehicle.
Bring your binoculars and discover the birds that visit and live in Chisholm Creek Park. No birding experience is needed. Expect 1–2 miles of walking on paved paths. The walk will last about 90 minutes. Meet at the Great Plains Nature Center parking lot
Chile – Birds, Mammals and Landscapes of Patagonia by Bob Gress. Patagonia refers to the southern tip of South America and includes parts of both Argentina and Chile. In November of 2023 a group of 10 Kansans explored the Chile portion of Patagonia in search of birds, mammals, and landscapes of the southern tip of …
Did you know? Cowley County is home to seven different species of woodpeckers- and ALL of them can be found at Chaplin! Our 240-acre preserve offers important habitat for woodpeckers, including both the largest and the smallest species of woodpeckers in North America! Want to learn how to identify our local woodpecker species? Ever wondered …
Meet in the Great Plains Nature Center parking lot to carpool, or meet at 2 p.m. at the El Dorado State Park Walnut River area by the main restrooms. We’ll bird the lake and surrounding areas, then hunt for Short-eared Owls at dusk. Each vehicle must have a KDWP state park permit.