Tag: conservation

2021 League of KY Sportsmen Scholarship

The 6th District of the League of KY Sportsmen will be awarding two $500 scholarships to one individual that meets the criteria listed on the following application.

The applicant should be planning to pursue a major in a field related to wildlife or conservation including but not limited to wildlife, forestry, conservation, fisheries, game warden,… Continue Reading 2021 League of KY Sportsmen Scholarship

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Exploring Animal Natures at RES

by Ethan Chandler ​

On October 8, 2014, Mrs. Fairchild’s and Mr. Woodall’s fourth grade classes were being taught about animals and science. Mrs. Betty Lewis, the conservation educator with Kentucky Fish and Wildlife, was showing us both real and model parts of real animals. We saw an owl egg, duck feet, hawk feet, and… Continue Reading Exploring Animal Natures at RES

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KY Fish and Wildlife Program Visits RES

On Wednesday, October 9th Betty Lewis came to our school from the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Conservation Program. Betty told us about lots of mammals and she also let us pass around a coyote and mink pelt.  The mink fur was really small and soft. The coyote pelt was big and soft. She taught us… Continue Reading KY Fish and Wildlife Program Visits RES

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2012 Jim Claypool Conservation Art Contest

Congratulations to Kelsey Carlton, Aliah Bray and Jacob Lopez from Mrs. Breanna Adams’ 4th grade classroom at Brodhead Elementary. Their posters were chosen as the winners of the 2012 Jim Claypool Conservation Art Contest.  They will represent BES at the county level.  Awards will be presented at a banquet next spring.

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