Category Archives: field trips

Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip (Denton County)

Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip (Denton County) Saturday, October 12, 2019 from 9am – 1pm Register here! https://barnettranch.eventbrite.com Join us on a field trip to the historic Barnett Ranch. The Barnett family has run a cattle ranching operation on 1,200 acres … Continue reading

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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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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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Fossil Hill on Lake Amon Carter Hike & Exploration

Fossil Hill on Lake Amon Carter Hike & Exploration Saturday, May 4, 2019 from 8:30am – 2pm Register at https://fossilhill.eventbrite.com  Join us on this trip to a prime example of an ancient Western Cross Timbers forest, with prairie openings. Slopes … Continue reading

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Chisholm Trail Park – Speak to a Naturalist – Sunday, April 28, 2019

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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

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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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