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2017 AWW Gallery

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These images are from the 2017 Annual Wildflower Weekend. The 3-day weekend was headquartered in Concordia, Kansas.

Friday - Wind Farm Tour

Wind Farm Educational Tour - Aurora, KS, Wind Farm
Wind Farm Educational Tour - Aurora, KS, Wind Farm. Photographer: Bob Blasing

Local Students Attend Wind Farm Educational Tour - Aurora, KS, Wind Farm
Local Students Attend Wind Farm Educational Tour - Aurora, KS, Wind Farm. Photographer: Bob Blasing

Friday - Board Meeting

Friday Board Meeting
Lighter moments at Friday Board Meeting. Photographer: Rick Warshauer

Friday - Morrison Ranch

Janet Morrison relates the past 100 years of history at the ranch
Janet Morrison relates the past 100 years of history at the ranch. Janet and Gordon Morrison - Morrison Ranch. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Undisturbed prairie view - Morrison Ranch
Undisturbed prairie view - Morrison Ranch. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Friday - Movie - HOME ON THE RANGE

Friday evening showing of 'Home on the Range'
Friday evening showing of "Home on the Range". KNPS and the general public were treated to an outdoor movie in downtown Concordia, KS, at Broadway Plaza Park. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Saturday - Business Meeting

2017 Award Winners - Mickey Delfelder, Jeff Hanson
2017 Award Winners - (Left) Mickey Delfelder received the Sheldon H. Cohen Award for Outstanding Service and (Right) Jeff Hanson received the Stephen L. Timme Excellence in Botany Award Photographer: Michael Haddock

Silent Auction
Silent Auction - Many generous donations of books, live plants, handmade food, clothing and decorative items. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Saturday - Jamestown Wildlife Area

Public Lands Manager describes history and management of Jamestown Wildlife Area
Public Lands Manager describes history and management of Jamestown Wildlife Area. The wetlands are managed for hunting and are an important stopover location for migrating birds in the Central Flyway pathway. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Rain clouds building
Rain clouds building near Jamestown Wildlife Area. Photographer: Rick Warshauer

Vista view of bluff area above wetlands at Jamestown
Vista view of bluff area above wetlands at Jamestown. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Saturday - Strickler Property

Dale Strickler explains his cover crop
Dale Strickler explains his cover crop vegetation management in his project field. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Saturday - Larsen Property

Large Leadplants seen in on the unplowed pasture land
Magnificent large Leadplants seen in on the unplowed pasture land - roots grow up to 15' deep. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Scarlet gaura
Scarlet gaura. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Sunday - Broyles Property

Bob Broyles gives the history of his property
Bob Broyles gives the history of his property and how he manages the native vegetation. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Ladies Tresses
Ladies Tresses - Spiranthes - growing in the pasture roadway. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Bees on thistle
Bees on thistle. Photographer: Krista Dahlinger

Native plant flower bed
Bob Broyles spectacular native plant flower bed. Photographer: Nadine Champlin.

Goldenrod and liatris
Goldenrod and liatris - September prairie color. Photographer: Nadine Champlin

Other...

Painted Lady Butterfly on thistle
Painted Lady Butterfly on thistle - a banner year for these butterflies. Photographer: Pam Tennison Rindt