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Flowers are blooming and Birds are nesting

Spring has sprung in all the parks.

Red Crossbills @ JKRB

image by Ken Butler at JKRB

They're Chimney Swift Towers!


Finches! Do you have your finch feeders up? Lesser goldfinches, American goldfinches, house finches, and pine siskins are here! Feed Niger seed in socks or tube feeders.

Happy 2015!

Ruth Rocks!

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Interpretive Education

KCPP's interpretive signs are found throughout each park. Our interpretive signs are engaging and educationally-sound. They are terrific resources that help visitors understand and appreciate important aspects of the natural and cultural heritage of each park. We researched and complied scientific information, and fun facts!

James Kiehl River Bend Park

Kreutzberg Canyon Natural Area

Joshua Springs Park and Preserve

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