January 2008

GREAT BACKYARD BIRD COUNT CONNECTS PEOPLE WITH NATURAL WORLD

Volunteers throughout the U.S. are invited to join February countMillions of novice and accomplished bird watchers can make their fascination with nature add up for science and for the future during the 11th annual Great Backyard Bird Count, led by Audubon and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. During “Presidents’ Day” weekend, February 15–18, any ... Read More


BOATING ORGANIZATION INVITES APPLICATIONS FOR SCHOLARSHIP

Entry deadline is April 1, 2008The Northern Association of Boating Administrators, in association with the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators, is offering a $1000 scholarship to students enrolled full-time in a two- or four-year college or university.Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and a declared major in a rec ... Read More


WILDLIFE FEDERATION HONORS OUTSTANDING CONSERVATIONISTS FOR 2007

Kansas Wildlife Federation names 12 award recipientsThe Kansas Wildlife Federation, 57-year old grassroots organization of hunters, anglers and dedicated conservationists, has announced winners of the 2007 Conservation Achievement Program Awards. There are 12 distinguished recipients for awards for the past year.Leading the group, as winners of ... Read More