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Upcoming Events (click on date on the calendar for more details):

PRAIRIE SOCIAL CLUB MEET-UP

Monday, February 10, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm
Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study

Marine Creek Land Scholars is a joint venture between Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus & Marine Creek Collegiate High School.  Working with TCC professors & MCCHS teachers, these high school students learn environmental awareness, conservation skills, & biological field techniques. TCC-NW professor Greta Bowling is working with the students to develop a native seed study, the results of which they will present at the Texas Society for Ecological Restoration conference in November 2020.

Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus
Room WACB 1123
Download map:

NO March 2020 Meet-Up.


HIKES

We schedule hikes periodically throughout the year so you can visit prairies in each season. We’ll post upcoming hikes here as they are scheduled.


FIELD TRIPS

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. The destination will be 4R Winery overlooking the Red River Valley. Details forthcoming.


WORKSHOPS

Prairie Seekers Training
Tarrant County Resource Connection AgriLife building & Stella Rowan Prairie
Saturday, May 9, 2020 (tentative date)
The $30 fee covers snacks, lunch & course materials. There is a 2.17 processing fee assessed by EventBrite.
Registration opening in February.

Join us for Prairie Seekers training where you’ll learn:

  • Introduction to program

  • Basic prairie ecology & regional history

  • Common & endemic prairie species

  • How to recognize & assess prairies

  • Field survey techniques

  • Plant ID in the field with prairie experts

  • iNaturalist

Prairie Seekers is a citizen scientist program training volunteers to assess & map prairies for possible conservation funding opportunities.

Indoor portion will be at Tarrant County Resource Connection campus & field training will be at Stella Rowan Prairie.

Co-sponsors:Tarrant County Resource Connection, Texas A&M AgriLife

The $30 fee covers snacks, lunch & course materials. There is a 2.17 processing fee assessed by EventBrite.

*Sorry, no refunds.

Questions? fwnpat@gmail.com

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