Nebraska Authors

Kay Young

Born 1931

Long time naturalist at the Chet Ager Nature Center in Lincoln, Nebraska's Pioneers Park. Author of Wild Seasons: Gathering and Cooking Wild Foods, 1993. Young was a memorable interviewee on Roger Welsch's "Roger &" television program on NET. Young's family boarded poet John Neihardt in his old age, and her memoir of him is in her vertical file in the Heritage Room.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Nature; Ecology; Botany

Education

Botanist, Folklore

Occupation

Naturalist

Places Worked

Chet Ager Nature Center, Lincoln, NE

Bibliography

Wild Seasons: Gathering and Cooking Wild Foods. 1993.
Wild Seasons: Gathering and Cooking Wild Plants of the Great Plains. 1997.

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