Wildlife programs may be general in nature or focused to fit the needs of your group. Let a naturalist know what you are interested in to tailor a program. Examples of programs might include:
General Wildlife Program: Take an up-close look at birds, mammals, reptiles, amphibians, or invertebrates. Learn about the habitats and life history of several native species.
Birds of Prey: Meet different raptor species that are native to Missouri.
Radical Reptiles and Amazing Amphibians: Explore the myths and mysteries of our native snakes, turtles, frogs and more.
Nocturnal Natives: Learn about the mysterious animals that come out at night.
Feathers, Fur, Scales and Slime: Examine various animal coverings to learn differences among vertebrate groups.
Bugs Among Us: Discover the diversity of insects by studying their characteristics and life cycles.
Ages: 4 and up
Fee: $5/person; $50 minimum
Duration: One hour, by appointment
Location: Lakeside Nature Center or brought to your site. A mileage fee of $0.55 per mile round-trip is applied for travel outside KCMO city limits.