In honor of pioneer conservationist, J.N. “Ding” Darling and National Wildlife Refuge Week, the Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge is hosting stewardship opportunities for you and/or your group on Saturday, October 14, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. From collecting seeds to removing invasive plants, everyone will have an opportunity to help restore prairie habitat at the Refuge. A FREE lunch will be provided by the Friends of Neal Smith NWR. Pre-registration is required. Please call 515-994-3400 or email Karen_vistesparkman@fws.gov.