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2506, 2016

Protect Your Investment!

By |June 25th, 2016|Categories: Plants|Comments Off on Protect Your Investment!

Many people have been participating in native plant programs and purchasing native plants at sale events in April and May. It’s now June and the hot, dry summer weather has arrived. In the Kansas City [...]

2804, 2016

Native Plants for your Yard

By |April 28th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Native Plants for your Yard

Spring is in the air! The weather is warm and people are getting outdoors. The atmosphere is energized with thunderstorms.  Gardeners are actively tending their patch of planet Earth. Platte Land Trust continues to celebrate [...]

1602, 2016

KLT: Legislative Alert

By |February 16th, 2016|Categories: Conservation|Comments Off on KLT: Legislative Alert

SB 425 - A threat to future conservation February 13, 2016 Senate Bill 425 transfers authority to regulate conservation easements from the State of Kansas to county commissions.  SB 425 threatens a landowner's ability to exercise [...]

2601, 2016

Cabin Fever?

By |January 26th, 2016|Categories: Outdoors|Comments Off on Cabin Fever?

Got cabin fever? Take a Hike! It’s the height of winter. The days are short. The weather is cold. People are bundled up indoors. The kids are driving you crazy (or maybe co-workers). You've got [...]

201, 2016

Ring in the New Year

By |January 2nd, 2016|Categories: Conservation|Comments Off on Ring in the New Year

2015 was a very exciting year for the Platte Land Trust. Because of you and your support, we helped monarchs, nature, and saved some land. Here are the highlights. Launched the Partner with Nature program [...]

1010, 2015

Snowball Hill Prairie Rescued

By |October 10th, 2015|Categories: Conservation, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Snowball Hill Prairie Rescued

On June 12, 2015, one of the few unplowed, native prairies remaining in the greater Kansas City region was auctioned. The Platte Land Trust took a bold step and participated in the auction. We had [...]