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2016: Our Year In Review

December 8, 2016

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June 14, 2019

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Photo: HCA Intern Sarah Daldrup (pictured far right) assists in leading a workday at Alex George Lake. Daldrup is studying Environmental Science at the University of Missouri –KC.

Working with Heartland Conservation Alliance as an intern this past winter has been an interesting experience. I met many of their partners and gained insight into what goes into keeping those partnerships and connections with the various communities. The projects I worked on were about how we can help a specific community better or how can we connect more people to the Blue River.

One of my assignments was to help lead a public workday on March 16. I wasn’t sure what to expect, I had gone to clean ups before but as a participant, but not as an organizational leader. We had two groups in which volunteers of all ages could join. One group one was to cut down honeysuckle and treat it with a chemical to stop it from coming back. Group two worked to pick up trash.

My group included kids and adults, some who were a...

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