Western Association Fish and Wildlife Agencies

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

The 2022 Summer Meeting will be held Sunday, July 10 through Friday, July 15. This will be the 100th Anniversary of WAFWA so festivities will be included in the agenda throughout the week! New this year, the schedule will be a Sunday through Friday pattern.

Grazing Fire field day

Community Building 105 Taft Street, Wilmore, Kansas

RSVP by July 8 to Comanche County Conservation District:  620-582-2211 Meal included. No cost. Flyer attached.   Agenda: 9:00-9:30am Registration   9:30am-12:00pm Tour of burned pastures and grazing systems 12:00-1:00pm Lunch provided (no cost) Lunch Time Program – Weather, Fire and Variability         

2022 Rosebud Area Youth and Adult Range Workshop- Adult Workshop

Rosebud Sioux Tribal Ranch is 2.5 miles south on BIA

In addition to information on culturally important plants, NRCS and SDSU Extension staff will discuss grazing and rangeland management. Topics covered will include plant identification, similarity index, how to measure pasture forage production, and how to monitor pasture usage during the grazing season. Range management kits will be provided to help participants with plant identification…

2022 Rosebud Area Youth and Adult Range Workshop-Youth Workshop

This is not your ordinary classroom! Youth, ages 8-18, will be transported to nature’s classroom to have hands on learning about grasses, forbs, and shrubs while also learning the importance of these plants to the Lakota people and culture. See flyer for more details. 

Mixed Grass Range School

Ringneck Ranch 655 Solomon Lane, Tipton, Kansas

Registration: $350; includes tuition, room & board for 2.5 days RSVP by June 22, 2022  https://www.kglc.org/range-school-application.cfm Scholarships: $175, available for most ranchers and eligible college students; $125, available for most natural resource agency personnel. For more information contact Barth Crouch ([email protected] , 785-452-0780)     There will be rancher and expert panels that will talk about how…

Z-Bar Ranch Prescribed Fire Workshop

Barber County, Kansas

Are you interested in learning more about Conducting Prescribed Fires on the Land you Manage? Then come meet us for a one-day Prescribed Fire Workshop where you will conduct burns with experienced Grassland Prescribed Fire crew leaders and hear Fire experts present on Grassland Burning. COST: FREE but registration required Includes Lunch and a Prescribed…

Livestock/Wildlife/ Native Plant Rx Fire Practices Field Tour

Arbuckle Springs Wilflife Management Area

SEE multi-years of growing and dormant season Rx fire results HEAR livestock producer testimony/results D ISCUSS Sericea lespedeza control efforts LEARN management techniques for deer, turkey, quail, and dove MEET livestock producers, wildlife managers, and grassland management practice leaders Lunch will be provided Please RSVP by July 28th [email protected] or 580.559.5151 See attached flyer for…

Missouri Prescribed Fire Council Annual Meeting and Field Tour

El Dorado Springs Community Center

Meet with fellow prescribed fire practitioners, landowners, and Prescribed Burn Association (PBA) members from across the state as we discuss the latest on prescribed fire in Missouri. For more info, check the attached flyer.