“Prairie Dogs, Black-footed Ferrets, Mountain Lions…Do They Have a Future in Kansas?”
Jayhawk Audubon Society
- Monday, Sept. 24, 2007, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Trinity Lutheran Church, 1245 New Hampshire St., Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
On Monday, September 24, please join the Jayhawk Audubon Society for a program entitled "Prairie Dogs, Black-footed Ferrets, Mountain Lions...Do They Have a Future in Kansas?" presented by Ron Klataske, executive director of Audubon of Kansas.Ron's main topic will be the 2005 partnership request by several western KS ranchers and Audubon of Kansas to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service for an experimental reintroduction of endangered Black-footed Ferrets to a 6,000 acre complex of prairie dog colonies on 26,000 acres owned by the ranchers. Ron also will provide updates on other conservation issues in the state.The program will be held at 7:30 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1245 New Hampshire, Lawrence. All programs sponsored by the Jayhawk Audubon Society are free and open to the public.All are welcome to join us prior to the program for a BYO dinner at Free State Brewery at 6:00 pm.