Upper Washita Conservation District Holds Outdoor Natural Resource Conservation Day

Dan Cook, OSU Extension Office October 5, 2022, third and fourth grade students from Cheyenne, Reydon, Hammon, Sweetwater, and Leedey gathered at the Black Kettle Recreation Area for a day of learning from eight different instructors. Students had the opportunity to learn about soil with Tyler Kemph, Natural Resources Conservation Service; making butter and the importance of dairy with Melody Aufill, Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry; skins and skulls with Kenny Points, National Park Service; artifacts with Adam Russell, USDA Forest Service; historic preservation with Jerry Swartwood, Historic Roger Mills Museum; water quality with Becky Zawalski, Blue Thumb;…

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