Category Archives: field trips

Hike Penitentiary Hollow on April 20, 2019

Hike Penitentiary Hollow at Lake Mineral Wells State Park on Saturday, April 20, 2019. RSVP at hikepenitentiaryhollow.eventbrite.com Advertisements

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Hike Penitentiary Hollow with Jeff Quayle

Hike Penitentiary Hollow with Jeff Quayle Saturday, March 2 from 10am – 1pm Lake Mineral Wells State Park *Must pay entrance to the state park; Please RSVP https://hikepenitentiaryhollow.eventbrite.com Questions? E-mail Jeff at squaylei2000@gmail.com Jeff Quayle will be leading an adventurous hike … Continue reading

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Hike & Learn Pemberton’s Big Spring Preserve & Crawford Memorial Park

Saturday, March 23, 2019 from 10am – 4pm Limit 25 RSVP Hike & Learn Pemberton’s Big Spring Preserve & Crawford Memorial Park Join us for a hike to explore 2 natural history gems in Dallas County: Pemberton’s Big Spring Preserve … Continue reading

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Help a NPAT Blackland Prairie Site

We could use your help clearing invasive woody species from Riesel Prairie on Saturday, April 13, 2019. RSVP here.

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Cowboy/Cowgirl Up & Help NPAT Mend Fences

NPAT could use your help! Maddin Prairie Preserve needs some fence mending. Cowboy or Cowgirl up & join us! Saturday, February 9, 2019.  

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Privet Taggers at Stella Rowan Prairie

A few prairie friends met up Stella Rowan Prairie and tagged invasive privets so Tarrant County grounds keeping crew would know which plants to remove. We worked for about 2 hours and got a lot done. Thank you Jim Lippert, Jan Miller, … Continue reading

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Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Greenhouse Tour 2-11-19

Monday, February 11, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Greenhouse Tour Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Tarrant County College’s Northwest campus has endeavored on a … Continue reading

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FW-NPAT: A Year in Review 2018

Join us in January to learn about all the amazing things we’ve done in 2018. We’re impressed with how much our volunteers have accomplished. Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – … Continue reading

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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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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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