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Monarch Workshop: Train the Trainer

Monarch Workshop: Train the Trainer Friday, January 19, 2018 Fort Worth Botanic Garden    Presented by Tarrant County Master Gardners & MonarchTrain the TrainerGail Manning For more information and to register: www.fwbg.org/events Advertisements

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A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments of 2017

A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments of 2017 Monday, January 8 from 6:30pm – 8pm 5301 Campus Drive in Fort Worth Tarrant County College – South Campus in the Center of Excellence for Energy Technology (LEED certified building with wind turbine) … Continue reading

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Memorial Service for Passionate Prairie Advocate Shirley Gangwere

Memorial Service for Shirley Gangwere Friday, January 5 at 10:00am Arlington Heights UMC, 4200 Camp Bowie We recently heard the sad news that fellow member Shirley Gangwere passed away on December 19th. Shirley was an avid prairie enthusiast who not … Continue reading

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A message from the conference organizers – National Wildlife Federation

A message from the conference organizers – National Wildlife Federation: Many thanks to our generous America’s Grasslands Conference sponsors that made this valuable opportunity possible for all of us! I also want to extend thanks to our co-hosts in Texas: … Continue reading

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Partners with Texas Society for Ecological Restoration Conference: Resilience & Connectivity at Our Roots

Partners with Texas Society for Ecological Restoration Conference: Resilience & Connectivity at Our Roots We attended the TxSER conference in Denton the weekend prior to the America’s Grasslands Conference. The TxSER conference is focused on connecting researchers, practioners, students and … Continue reading

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Wrap-up from America’s Grasslands Conference: United for Conservation

Wrap-up from America’s Grasslands Conference: United for Conservation America’s Grasslands Conference was a biennial national conference organized by the National Wildlife Federation. This year, it was held in Fort Worth and brought together researchers, natural resource professionals, farmers and ranchers, … Continue reading

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Your generous donations SAVED Paul Mathews Prairie!

Your generous donations SAVED Paul Mathews Prairie! NPAT and The Nature Conservancy of Texas are now the stewards of the Paul Mathews Prairie. We will work together to ensure the prairie is protected. This prairie will certainly be the site … Continue reading

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An Afternoon of Grasslands and Wine

An Afternoon of Grasslands and Wine by Lisa Stokdyk and Joyce Quam Eager prairie nerds gathered for a convivial afternoon of prairie wonderment and wine to benefit the purchase of a parcel of remnant prairie in northeast Texas, befittingly called … Continue reading

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Don’t forget to register for America’s Grasslands Conference

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America’s Grasslands Conference in Fort Worth – November 14 – 16, 2017

America’s Grasslands Conference registration is NOW OPEN!  Find out about the field trips here. Program agenda will be posted soon. http://www.nwf.org/grasslandsconference  Fort Worth November 14 – 16, 2017 The fourth biennial America’s Grasslands Conference brings together researchers, natural resource professionals, farmers … Continue reading

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