Investigate Your Environment


The Kansas Association for Conservation and Education (KACEE) was established in 1969 for the purpose of promoting effective environmental education throughout Kansas. IYE is co-sponsored by the Kansas Association for Conservation and Environmental Education (KACEE) and the Kansas Forest Service.

The objectives of KACEE are:

  1. Development of problem-solving skills for responsible decision-making.
  2. A positive attitude towards conservation and the proper utilization of nature resources.
  3. A better understanding of the social and economic implications of environmental issues.
  4. An appreciation for the environment and a greater knowledge of the basic concepts of ecology.


Participants will receive a workbook with lesson plans for conducting field investigations into habitats, plant/animal associations, soil, water and urban areas.

For more Information:

2610 Claflin Road
Manhattan, Kansas 66502-2743
Phone: (785) 532-3314
Fax: (785) 532-3305