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Margy Stewart

Margy Stewart

Margy Stewart and husband Ron Young are the proprietors of a native-prairie preserve on McDowell Creek and are restoring 70 acres of former crop ground to bottomland tall grass prairie. They are both board members of Prairie Heritage, Inc. and are working to facilitate micro-mapping of native plants in Geary County. Prairie Heritage will publicize native plantings anywhere in the state of Kansas. Send photos to [email protected]

OPINION

When wind developments conflict with wildlife and protected areas

By: - September 27, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Margy Stewart and husband Ron Young are the proprietors of a native-prairie preserve on McDowell Creek and are restoring 70 acres of former crop ground to […]

OPINION

How every Kansan can help build a DIY national park

By: - April 25, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Margy Stewart and husband Ron Young are the proprietors of a native-prairie preserve on McDowell Creek and are restoring 70 acres of former crop ground to […]

OPINION

How ‘whiteness won the war’ in Kansas

By: - January 31, 2021

The Kansas Reflector welcomes opinion pieces from writers who share our goal of widening the conversation about how public policies affect the day-to-day lives of people throughout our state. Margy Stewart is a board member of Prairie Heritage Inc., a nonprofit dedicated to preserving the prairie and sharing its stories.   All too often we define […]