Category Archives: iNaturalist

Population Ecology of Silphium albiflorum (white rosinweed)

**NO March 2020 Meet-Up.** Monday, April 13, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm Population Ecology of Silphium albiflorum (white rosinweed) Bruce Benz, Biology Professor at Texas Wesleyan University Did you know that white rosinweed (Silphium albiflorum) is an endemic Texas species … 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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Pollinator Sign Dedication at Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge

Pollinator Sign Dedication at Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge On Saturday, June 22, Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge hosted a Parks for Pollinators BioBlitz. At the event, they dedicated a pollinator sign on the Oak Motte trail. Joann … Continue reading

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What’s Bloomin’

Monday, May 13, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm What’s Bloomin’ Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 This meet-up, we’ve got a short presentation on some of the wildflowers & grasses you … Continue reading

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JOIN the City Nature Challenge!

  JOIN the City Nature Challenge. Click here to find out more. Help Dallas/Fort Worth win this year! April 26–May 5 Cities around the world will be competing to see who can make the most observations of nature, find the most … Continue reading

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NatureCon at the Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge – Saturday, April 27, 2019

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

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Spring Nature Hikes at Chisholm Trail Community Park

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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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Chisholm Trail Park Docents

Dedicated volunteers spent a Saturday at Chisholm Trail Park & Community Center learning about the prairie at the park. They are preparing for the BioBlitz and ‘Talk to a Naturalist’ event on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 2pm – 5pm. … Continue reading

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