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Second Annual Chisholm Trail Community Park & Bio Blitz was a Success!

From Chisholm Trail Park Docents: The Second Annual Chisholm Trail Community Park and Bio Blitz event on Sunday, April 28, 2019 was another successful event.  Thank you to all of the volunteers for your hours of hard work in preparation … Continue reading

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From The Nature Conservancy: Clymer Meadow Preserve – Early Spring Tour, and 33rd Annual Spring Wildflower Tour April 27, 2019 & May 18, 2019 | 9:00 am This spring, you’ll have two chances to walk among the wildflowers at The … Continue reading

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Maddin Prairie Preserve Open Weekend – May 18 – 19, 2019

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Barnett Ranch Field Trip – October 12

Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip (Denton County) Saturday, October 12, 2019 Save the Date! More details & registration soon. Join us on a field trip to the historic Barnett Ranch. The Barnett family has run a cattle ranching operation on … Continue reading

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What’s Bloomin’

Monday, May 13, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm What’s Bloomin’ Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 This meet-up, we’ve got a short presentation on some of the wildflowers & grasses you … Continue reading

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Dear Prairie Partners, We are excited about our upcoming 2019 North American Prairie Conference to be held here in Houston, TX from June 2-5, 2019 and we’d love for you to join us! We have an exciting lineup of speakers … Continue reading

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Savage Cabbage Bash

Saturday, April 20, 2019 10am – Noon Savage Cabbage Bash Savage Cabbage Bash is in it’s 3rd year. We’ll be pulling the non-native, invasive bastard cabbage (Rapistrum rugosum) from the banks of the Trinity River behind the HG Supply & … Continue reading

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JOIN the City Nature Challenge!

  JOIN the City Nature Challenge. Click here to find out more. Help Dallas/Fort Worth win this year! April 26–May 5 Cities around the world will be competing to see who can make the most observations of nature, find the most … Continue reading

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Grand Opening of the Neches River National Wildlife Refuge

April 13, 2019:  Grand Opening of the Neches River National Wildlife Refuge The Grand Opening, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday, April 13, will feature guided nature walks, van tours along the Neches River, kids activities, and a … Continue reading

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Chisholm Trail: A Tale of Fort Worth’s Prairie History

Monday, April 8, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm Chisholm Trail: A Tale of Fort Worth’s Prairie History Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Saddle up & join us in welcoming Doug … Continue reading

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