Events Calendar > Event Detail

Event Detail

Pollinator Habitat Workshop • Douglas County

Friday, Jun 13th, 2014 @ 9am-3pm
Stull United Methodist Church • 1596 E. 250 Road • Lecompton, KS • Map

If you are interested in native pollinators and pollinator habitat and conservation in a rural setting, please plan to attend the Kansas Rural Centerís Pollinator Habitat Workshop on Friday, June 13, 2014, from 9 am to 3 pm. The morning portion of the workshop will be held at the Stull United Methodist Church, 1596 E. 250 Road, Lecompton, Kansas, 66050. The afternoon portion of the workshop will include a tour of pollinator habitat plots installed by Jim Weaver, Douglas County Conservation District, District Manager, on his property in northwestern Douglas County. Douglas County Conservation District is collaborating with the Kansas Rural Center to host the workshop.

The program is intended to provide information on native pollinators and pollinator habitat and conservation in a rural setting to farmers, landowners and anyone interested in pollinator conservation. This will be a tremendous opportunity to learn about the importance of providing habitat for pollinators and methods and strategies for installing pollinator habitat in the rural setting from national and local experts on the topic.

Registration is required. Follow Registration Link for more information.

Contact: Joanna Voigt 785-764-3481

More Info: Workshop Registation

Sponsor: Kansas Rural Center

List an Event

Send KNPS your event information

Receive Event announcements by email

Join the KNPS email list

Typical Outing

This wildflower event description explains what you might expect on an outing.

What to Bring

For outdoor events we recommend bringing sturdy footwear, long pants, insect repellent, sunscreen, a hat and water!.

* - KNPS sponsored/co-sponsored event