Want to know more about playas? Join us on January 14 and 15, 2020, for the 4th Annual Playa Lake Tour and Workshop, hosted by Kansas Alliance for Wetlands and …
Playas are a primary source of groundwater recharge, with an average rate across the region of about three inches per year.
Playas are water filtration systems—keeping fertilizers, herbicides, and pesticides out of the groundwater.
Playas attract wildlife, providing local waterfowl and upland game bird hunting and wildlife viewing opportunities.
Playas collect runoff during high rains, reducing property damage from flooding and reducing erosion.