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MDC Discover Nature Girls Camp imparts new outdoor skills, fun outdoor memories

Discover Nature Girls Camp
Our goal with this camp is to get more young women involved in the outdoors and conservation. More

MDC hosts Discover Nature field day for KC Boys & Girls Clubs

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Discover Nature field fun at James A. Reed

New Backpacks Help You Discover Nature

feeding baby robins
Stop by during office hours to check out one of our new "Discover Nature" backpacks. These backpacks give you a self-guided tour of the natural world as you walk the trail at the Northeast Regional Office. More

Outdoor Adventure Kids at Twin Pines

Naturalist Reta Barkley takes local kids on an outdoor adventure
Naturalist Reta Barkley leads a group of local kids on an outdoor adventure at Twin Pines Conservation Education Center.  Children and their parents are encouraged to spend time outside over the summer and discover nature. More

Take a Child Outside Week

It should really be “Take a Child Outside Year” but a week is a good start. Ideally, children should be able to spend time outdoors in nature close to home and on their own. But as Richard Louv noted in his book “Last Child in the Woods,” that’s less and less likely to happen without some conscious effort. More

There's an Easier Way to Learn a New Outdoor Skill

Learning a new outdoor skill doesn't have to put a strain on your marriage. More
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