Dan Melson

Why Clients Should Work With Dan
Dan is hardworking, knowledgeable, and caring with an extensive history and passion for conservation, agriculture, family, and the outdoors. After nearly 24 years in conservation law enforcement, Dan has embarked on his second career connecting people with home and land ownership where families can make lasting memories. He looks forward to helping people solve problems whether it’s selling or buying property to improve their lives.

Dan’s Background
Dan grew up hunting and fishing in South Central Kansas. After graduating from Pratt High School, he paid his way through college while working for the Iuka COOP and as a park ranger for the US Army Corps of Engineers at Wilson Reservoir earning bachelor’s degrees from Bethany College and Emporia State University along the way.

After college, Dan’s career in conservation included serving as a Wildlife Biologist Technician in Dodge City assigned to the NRCS office working with landowners to improve habitat with the CRP and WRP programs. In 1997 he promoted to Game Warden in Greenwood and Elk County. During this time, he enjoyed working with landowners to protect both wildlife resources and their properties from poachers. As a Game Warden, he founded a 501c3 that raised funds supporting Big Brother / Big Sisters youth hunts on local ranches.

Additional Information
Dan remains involved with community organizations including the Muscular Dystrophy Association, United Way, American Red Cross, and Special Olympics Kansas. He currently resides in rural Douglas County with his wife Danelle and their son Brooks. He is engaged with youth sports activities, hunting, fishing, and camping with family, and is looking forward to working with people to find the property of their dreams.

My Listings

Kansas Flint Hills Cattle Ranch & Agricultural/Wind Farm for Sale – Lyon County New

Kansas Flint Hills Cattle Ranch & Agricultural/Wind…

Unincorporated, KS
Property Highlights: 1898.8 +/- contiguous acres Three homes for staff and owner Home #1 is a 3-bedroom/2.5 bath Home #2 is a 4-bedroom/2 bath Home #3 is a 3-bedroom/2 bath.…

81± Acre Farm for Sale in Sumner…

Caldwell, KS
Property Highlights: 81± acres in Sumner County 2± acres have historically been tilled with remainder in hay meadow and grass Located in deer management Unit #15 2020 taxes were $209.76…
Kansas 53.1± Acre Income Producing Chikaskia River Bottom Hunting Property for Sale – Sumner County Pending Sale

Kansas 53.1± Acre Income Producing Chikaskia River…

Caldwell, KS
Property Highlights: Income producing wheat Approximately .42 miles of Chikaskia River Deer, turkey, and upland game hunting Combination of timber and expired CRP with excellent wildlife cover. Located on the…
43.6± Acre Income Producing Kansas Hunting Property for Sale – Jackson County Reduced

43.6± Acre Income Producing Kansas Hunting Property…

Delia, KS
Property Highlights: Deer and Turkey hunting property Agricultural income 25 +/- acres of tillable bottom ground Potential site for cabin or home construction Rural water nearby Electric power nearby Hunting…

81.4± Acre Sumner County Kansas Hunting Property…

Argonia, KS
Property Highlights: 1/4 mile of Chikaskia River Nearly 90% timber No public roadway boarding the property Whitetails and Rio Grande Turkeys are abundant Clearings ready for planting food plots This…
80.5± Acre Kansas Hunting Ground for Sale – Sumner County Sold

80.5± Acre Kansas Hunting Ground for Sale…

Caldwell, KS
Property Highlights: One half mile of Chikaskia River bottom Excellent deer and turkey hunting Approximately 4 acres of tillable Easy access from Wichita, Oklahoma City, and Tulsa Recreational hunting property…