Category Archives: field trips

Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip – Saturday, April 10, 2021

Saturday, April 10, 2021 Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip (Denton County) Registration is limited. Register here. Join us on a field trip to the historic Barnett Ranch. The Barnett Family has run a cattle ranching operation on 1,200 acres in … Continue reading

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Help NPAT launch the North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program!

Donate at our North Texas Giving Day page.  Prairie is the natural landscape of North Texas. Of the 20 million acres of tallgrass prairie that once existed in Texas, less than 1% remains, making it one of the most endangered ecosystems … Continue reading

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What’s Been Flowering on the Fort Worth Prairie?

Monday, August 10, 2020 at 7pm on Zoom What’s Been Flowering on the Fort Worth Prairie? Presenter: Suzanne Tuttle, Retired Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge Manager & chapter board member. Register for the meeting. The Fort Worth Prairie ecosystem … Continue reading

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North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program

North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program THANK YOU! Many generous folks donated during North Texas Giving Day to help us raise funds to kickstart our North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program. We raised almost $3,000 to apply towards a match. … Continue reading

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Benbrook Lake Prairie Virtual Field Trip

Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 1 – 1:30pm on Facebook Live Benbrook Lake Prairie Virtual Field Trip https://www.facebook.com/events/684065865746526/ Join plant ecologist and FW-NPAT chapter member Suzanne Tuttle for this virtual 15 minute hike around US Army Corps of Engineers remnant … Continue reading

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Prairies & Wine Day Trip Bus Tour – June 20, 2020

Save the date! Prairies & Wine Day Trip Bus Tour Saturday, June 20, 2020 Purchase your tickets here. Escape the city heat for a day as you ride a luxury bus through the prairies of Wise, Cooke & Montague Counties … Continue reading

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Save the date! Prairies & Wine Bus Tour Saturday, June 20, 2020

FIELD TRIPS Save the date! 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. … Continue reading

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A Year in Review: What we’ve accomplished & what we have planned in 2020

Monday, January 13, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm FW-NPAT: A Year in Review Join us to hear about what we’ve been up to in 2019 & what we have planned for 2020. Together, we’ve accomplished a lot & we hope … Continue reading

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Barnett Ranch Field Trip – Saturday, October 12, 2019

Register for this exclusive field trip: https://barnettranch.eventbrite.com

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A Texas Prairie Celebration! on Saturday, September 21, 2019

Register here: https://texasprairie.org/celebration19/ 

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