The Inquirers <br />Gizelle Ridge <br />Afton Lopez <br />Jeremy Pickens<br />Dennis Hardwell  <br />William Ward <br />We...
LOCATION & ATTRACTIONS<br />AFTON LOPEZ <br />
Location<br />Western Kansas is the way life was meant to be, according to Evan Stair from goinside.com.<br />The location...
GreensburgMost of us are familiar with Western Kansas because of the 2007, F5 disaster.<br />Before  tornado<br />After  t...
Reasons to go to Western KS<br />Clean Air, Friendly Strangers, & the beauty of the land are only a few reasons to go to W...
Attractions<br />Museums<br />The mud at the bottom of the sea formed rocks now exposed in western K.S.- Sternburg museum<...
Other Attractions<br />Natural and Sport<br />The chalk pyramids between oakley and scott city<br />Lee Richardson Zoo, Ga...
Corn and Soybeans<br />
Corn, soybean, and wheat per acre<br />
Water use<br />
Dairy farms in western Kansas<br />70 percent of the states milk<br />Hamilton county is the number one dairy producing co...
Larry Hatteberg is a name synonymous with the highest quality television journalism.<br />Larry has received more than 100...
Urban Vs. Rural<br />Urban-pertaining to or characteristic of a city; living in a city; municipal <br />Rural-characterist...
Urban Areas<br />Wichita, Topeka, Kansas City<br />Urban areas are equipped with all the modern amenities<br />Urban areas...
Rural Cities<br />Dodge City, Liberal, Garden City<br />Rural cities are not crowded<br />Houses are rather widely spaced ...
Agricultural Animals Include: Cows, Sheep, Horses, Goats, Pigs<br />
Horses For Example<br />Harness Horses: used for pulling sulkies or light carriages<br />Cutting horses: used to heard and...
Rural Areas use dogs to heard cattle & put them to work <br />We might use a dog to show off or maybe be a guard dog<br />
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  1. 1. The Inquirers <br />Gizelle Ridge <br />Afton Lopez <br />Jeremy Pickens<br />Dennis Hardwell <br />William Ward <br />Western Kansas Beyond The Novel<br />
  2. 2. LOCATION & ATTRACTIONS<br />AFTON LOPEZ <br />
  3. 3. Location<br />Western Kansas is the way life was meant to be, according to Evan Stair from goinside.com.<br />The location of Western Kansas is known for its open plains, desert like land, and beautiful scenery.<br />
  4. 4. GreensburgMost of us are familiar with Western Kansas because of the 2007, F5 disaster.<br />Before tornado<br />After tornado<br />
  5. 5. Reasons to go to Western KS<br />Clean Air, Friendly Strangers, & the beauty of the land are only a few reasons to go to Western ks.<br />
  6. 6. Attractions<br />Museums<br />The mud at the bottom of the sea formed rocks now exposed in western K.S.- Sternburg museum<br />Land of OZ, Liberal KS<br />According to beautiful.com this is the place to be, has original Dorothys House built in 1907.<br />Boot Hill Museum, Dodge City<br />Has over 200 original guns.<br />Sternberg Museum of Natural History, Hays KS<br />Fossils and Mineral exhibits from 70 million years ago<br />
  7. 7. Other Attractions<br />Natural and Sport<br />The chalk pyramids between oakley and scott city<br />Lee Richardson Zoo, Garden City<br />One of largest zoos in the state with over 300 animals.<br />Dodge City Raceway, Dodge City<br />Features national racers in Sprint, IMCA, Thunder, Hornets & Modified car divisions.<br />Smoky Hills, scattered throughout Western KS<br />
  8. 8. Corn and Soybeans<br />
  9. 9. Corn, soybean, and wheat per acre<br />
  10. 10. Water use<br />
  11. 11. Dairy farms in western Kansas<br />70 percent of the states milk<br />Hamilton county is the number one dairy producing county<br />Some farms produce 450,000 gallons of milk a day<br />
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  13. 13. Larry Hatteberg is a name synonymous with the highest quality television journalism.<br />Larry has received more than 100 local, state and national awards for news photography and reporting and is Kansas&apos; most honored journalist. His &quot;Hatteberg&apos;s People&quot; series is the longest running television feature in Kansas and his book &quot;Larry Hatteberg&apos;s Kansas People&quot; spent weeks on the state&apos;s best-selling list. He’s held nearly every position in the KAKE newsroom and currently co-anchors KAKE News at Five.<br />
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  20. 20. Urban Vs. Rural<br />Urban-pertaining to or characteristic of a city; living in a city; municipal <br />Rural-characteristic of a small town, rustic <br />
  21. 21. Urban Areas<br />Wichita, Topeka, Kansas City<br />Urban areas are equipped with all the modern amenities<br />Urban areas are more advanced in technology<br />Shopping Complexes, Theatres, Malls, and Restaurants are more common in urban cities<br />Urban cities have a lot of attractions increasing to the population <br />More construction work in urban cities<br />Most people settle in urban cities<br />
  22. 22. Rural Cities<br />Dodge City, Liberal, Garden City<br />Rural cities are not crowded<br />Houses are rather widely spaced apart<br />Apart from people, there is room for pets and grazing animals that help maintain equilibrium in nature.<br />While the rural living is deprived of luxury and technology<br />It is rich in terms of its relationship with ‘nature’<br />The people there are generous and their hearts have room for emotions<br />Rural are the ones where humanity is still alive.<br />
  23. 23. Agricultural Animals Include: Cows, Sheep, Horses, Goats, Pigs<br />
  24. 24. Horses For Example<br />Harness Horses: used for pulling sulkies or light carriages<br />Cutting horses: used to heard and work cattle<br />Draft Breeds: used to pull wagons and heavy loads<br />
  25. 25. Rural Areas use dogs to heard cattle & put them to work <br />We might use a dog to show off or maybe be a guard dog<br />

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