Color Photo Award - PREMIER -- Post 1: Award 2
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Places We Protect
The Flint Hills Legacy Conservation Area, the first such initiative under President Obama’s newly launched America’s Great Outdoors program, will conserve working lands by recognizing the vital role farmers and ranchers play as stewards of the nation’s fish and wildlife resources.
Which part of Kansas has world famous sunsets?
The Flint Hills are one of the top places in the world to watch sunsets, according to recent article by Green Landscapes. This is no surprise to us. Sunsets are just part of the beautiful scenery in the Flint Hills, which is why a route through the region became a National Scenic Byway in 2005. The 47-mile byway spans from Council Grove to Cassoday on K-177. Below are few shots of the sunsets along the byway. The Flint Hills Byway is not the only route in Kansas to offer beautiful scenery…
Flint Hills Scene ~ Greenwood County, Kansas
Viewed in the vicinity of Teter Rock, a monument to John Teter and Teterville, a village that has disappeared from the prairie. I've heard it said the horses here may be wild mustangs. Anybody know the story on that? Copyright frank thompson photos. Do not copy, download, or reuse in any form (including blogs) without written consent of copyright holder.
Reader Escapes: Splendor in the Grass Continued
Name: Regina, AT EditorLocation: Kansas Tallgrass PrairieLink: Flint Hills RanchDescription: During last year’s Escapes Month, we escaped to the Tallgrass Prairie of Kansas. We were there to find the perfect wedding location in the landscape we love most: that of the Tallgrass Prairie. This year, when we got married, we escaped there once again for the ceremony.