Monthly Archives: February 2020

Save the date! Prairies & Wine Bus Tour Saturday, June 20, 2020

FIELD TRIPS Save the date! Prairies & Wine Bus Tour Saturday, June 20, 2020 Registration opening in March. Don’t miss this opportunity to ride a luxury bus through the prairies of Wise, Cooke & Montague Counties with a prairie ecologist. … Continue reading

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How Viewing The Lorax Lead to the Fifth Anniversary The Savage Cabbage Bash

How Viewing The Lorax Lead to the Fifth Anniversary The Savage Cabbage Bash by Jo Ann Collins In 2012, I planned a short bike ride along the Trinity Trail for my daughter and me to see The Lorax at the … Continue reading

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Population Ecology of Silphium albiflorum (white rosinweed)

**NO March 2020 Meet-Up.** Monday, April 13, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm Population Ecology of Silphium albiflorum (white rosinweed) Bruce Benz, Biology Professor at Texas Wesleyan University Did you know that white rosinweed (Silphium albiflorum) is an endemic Texas species … Continue reading

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Stella Rowan Prairie for a Privet Brush Bash – 2/16/20 from 1 – 3pm

Dear Friends, It looks like the weather this coming Sunday, 2/16/20, will be pleasant and it would be a great time to get out to Stella Rowan Prairie for a Privet Brush Bash. We are looking for folks to help cut & … Continue reading

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Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study

PRAIRIE SOCIAL CLUB MEET-UP Monday, February 10, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus * Please note that for the February meet-up, we will meet in WTSU … Continue reading

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