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Featured Event

Mar
8th
12:15pm

Botanica Lunchtime Lecture

2016 Plant Preview Get a behind the scenes look at perennials, trees and shrubs that were added to the gardens in 2016 and how they did. Janet Gordon uncovers new varieties and favorites that makes the gardens beautiful.

Not all “water saving” bathroom technology saves water. Read on to find out what to look for.

Here are 8 simple things you can do to limit the amount plastic you use.

A caterpillar that munches on plastic bags could hold the key to tackling plastic pollution.

Not sure on how to get started putting that yard and kitchen waste to use? Take a look!

[1THING] Blog

[ What happens after Bears Ears National Monument’s deadline? ]

In the coming weeks, the Trump administration will review comments, and by June 10th, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will make a recommendation about Bears Ears’ monument status.

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[ Trump doesn’t care about climate or these 5 national parks ]

Our parks would benefit from staying in the Paris Agreement, where nearly 200 countries are committed to reduce human-driven emissions and aim to stop the rise of global temperatures.

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[ Unprecedented outpouring of support for Bears Ears shown during official comment period ]

DJ Tyson

Today, a coalition of conservation groups and others announced that a historic number of comments and petitions of support have been submitted to the Department of the Interior in support of Bears Ears National Monument.  Despite the entirely inadequate 15-day period ending on May 26th prov

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[ Legal memo: A president does not have the power to revoke a national monument ]

May 25, 2017

A president does not have the power to revoke a national monument

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[ 8 activities you can do at national monuments ]

Stretching from Maine to New Mexico and Utah to Hawaii, America’s national monuments can be found all over the country, and offer the chance to do everything from exploring ruins and discovering dinosaurs to rock climbing and snorkeling.

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Recycling reduces the amount of waste sent to landfills, conserves natural resources, prevents pollution and saves energy. Tell us how you recycle.

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1Thing Quick Tip

Water bills are going up! Save a little money by doing 1Thing!

Get a rain barrel. One inch of rain on an average roof will yield over 600 gallons of water. You can use that water for your garden, lawns, house plants, ponds and birdbaths. This 1Thing can save you green!

Get other water saving tips at SaveWichitaWater.com