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.
NO March 2020 Meet-Up.
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.
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.
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