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State Park Naturalist Programs for Kids

Great Outdoors: State Park Naturalist Programs for Kids



REPUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER GREG WAGNER WITH NEBRAASK GE AMAND PARKS. HELLO. THANK YOU FOR JOINING US THIS MORNING AND MANY OPPORTUNITIES ACROSS THE STATE TO CELEBRATE THE GREAT OUTDOORS. WE ARE GOING TO TALK ABOUT EXPLORING STATE PARKS THROUGH SOME NATURALIST PROGRAMS. THEY ARE TOO COOL. YEAH, THEY WRITE YOUR WHEELHOUSE WITH ALL THE BOYS. MM-HMM. THEY WILL LOVE IT. BUT WE HAVE NATURALIST PROGRAMS THAT TAKE PLACE IN OUR MAJOR STATE PARKS YOU KNOW LOCALLY. YOU ARE LOOKING AT PLANT RIVER STATE PARK YOU ARE ENJOYING MELISSA. MAHONEY STATE PARK TWO DAN RIVERS OF COURSE THE BIG NATURAL AREA WE HAVE IS SRAM EDUCATION INSTEAD OF SCHRAM PARK STATE RECREATION AREA NEAR MY HOMETOWN GRETNA IN THESE ARE AVAILABLE. YOU MUST HAVE A PARK PERIMETER PAY ADMISSION LIKE THE TRAM BUT NO OR VERY LITTLE FEES AND WHAT WE TELL YOU AUTBO IS THE ECOSYSTEM. THIS IS THE PRACTICAL NATURE. YES. THAT’S WHAT I LIKE. WE COULD TALK TO YOU SPECIFICALLY. THE TREE YOU ARE LOOKING AT WE COULD MAKE OBSERVATION AND IDENTIFICATION OF REPTILES AND AMPHIBIANS. THAT MEANS THE BOYS WOULDRA GB FROGS TURTLES TURTLES. BRING THEM HOME. YEAH, AND WE CAN TELL YOU YOU KNOW ABOUT BIRDS CAN DO A LITTLE BIRD WATCHING EXPEDITION, BUT THERE IS LOTS OF FUN TO HAVE IN OUR PARKS AND TSEHE NATURALIST PROGRAMS WHEN WE MAY HAVE A WEEK -END COOLER. YEAH, OR MAEYB, IT GETS A LITTLE HOT, WE GO THROUGH ETH DIFFERENT DAYS, ESPECIALLY IN THE MORNING. SHE IS A GOOD TIME AND ALL AGES. ALL AGES NICE. YOU CAN ALWAYS LEARN ABOUT THE ENVIRONMENT AND ALWAYS LEARN ABOUT NATURE ANDNY A AGE WILL ENJOY THAT. IT’S NICE AND A LOT OF PEOPLE THINK THE STATE PARK IS OK I HAVE TO BE THERE NOT CAMPING RIGHT NOW. YOU CAN JUST GO OUT FOR THE DAY, RIGHT? EVERYONE CAN GO OUT FOR THE DAY. WE STILL HAVE A MISSED NUMBER TT WHERE LIKE YOU SAID A LOT OF PEOPLE THINK GOOD I HAVE TO STAY THERE. I MUST NOT BE CAMPER BUT IT’S NOT NO. NO, I DON’T CAMP. I WILL GO TO YEAH, I WILL GO TO PARTNER CLASS. IT’S IMPRESSIVE. I KNOW THIS IS WHY I AM HOME THIS BIRD. I WANT YOU TO ALWAYS BRING THE DECORATIVE ORIOLE. I SAW OH, YEAH. IT WILL NEST HERE SOON. YES. OK AY, AND WHY IS IT SO IMPORTANT TO LET YOU KNOW PEOPLE IN STATE PARKS AND THOSE KIND OF NATURALIST PROGRAMS TO GET, YOU KNOW, CLOSE AND SEE IT. WE JUST WANT PEOPLE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT WILDLIFE AND THEIR ENVIRONMENT AND THEIR ECOSYSTEM, YOU KNOW A LOT OF PEOPLE ARE DISCONNECTED. WE GET VERY URBAN AND SUBURBAN AND THIS IS TO LEARN A LITTLE MORE ABOUT OUR ECOSYSTEMS IN THESEAR PKS AND STILL THE ENVIRONMENT IT’S BEAUTIFUL IT’S NOT IT’S NOT VIRTUAL. IT DOES NOT WORK. IT’S HAND ON THAT WE DON’T WANT VIRTUE. WE WANT TO SEE IT. FEEL IT. YEAH. GOOD. THERE IS ALWAYS MORE INFORMATION ON THE EXTERIOR, GOVERNMENT OF NEBRASKA GREG WAGNER, NEBRASKA MEGA AND PARKS. THANK YOU AS ALWAYS FOR COME AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR SPECIAL FRIEND

Great Outdoors: State Park Naturalist Programs for Kids