Category Archives: Native plants

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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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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Stella Rowan Prairie for a Privet Brush Bash – 2/16/20 from 1 – 3pm

Dear Friends, It looks like the weather this coming Sunday, 2/16/20, will be pleasant and it would be a great time to get out to Stella Rowan Prairie for a Privet Brush Bash. We are looking for folks to help cut & … Continue reading

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Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study

PRAIRIE SOCIAL CLUB MEET-UP Monday, February 10, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus * Please note that for the February meet-up, we will meet in WTSU … Continue reading

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Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area – Call to Action for Broadcast Hill

A Shout-Out for Support… Visit Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area to read more about their Call to Action for Broadcast Hill. tandyhills.org Link to City Council work session video presentation, Open Space Acquisition Program: http://fortworthgov.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=5&clip_id=3449#tandyhills.org

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Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study – 2/10/20

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 … Continue reading

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Chisholm Trail Park Docent Training

Interested in volunteering at Chisholm Trail Park in south Fort Worth? Chisholm Trail Park Docent Training will be Saturday February 29th, 8AM-1PM at Chisholm Trail Community Center. Training includes Fort Worth Prairie history, ecosystems within the park: prairie, riparian, aquatic, & iNaturalist. Please … 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/ 

Posted in Cretaceous geology, field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, grazing, hikes, Leo Ranch, Native plants, Native Prairies Association of Texas, NPAT, Pollinators, prairie, prairie barrens, prairies, seeps, sustainable grazing, sustainable ranching, tallgrass prairie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment