About the Backyard Nature CenterOwners Nick and Cathy Clausen

Nick and Cathy Clausen own the Backyard Nature Center. It has been in operation for over 32 years in Wichita. They are avid backyard bird watchers, nature lovers, and Master Gardeners with the Sedgwick County Extension Service. Nick and Cathy have been married for almost 50 years with three daughters and four grandchildren. Nick and Cathy stress the importance of enjoying the native wildlife and can help enhance your own backyard nature experience.

Introducing Mickey

Mickey is a 6 year old rescue. Very shy and only liked Nick but .... He's trying!

Mickey