Category Archives: Native plants

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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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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Savage Cabbage Bash

Saturday, April 20, 2019 10am – Noon Savage Cabbage Bash Savage Cabbage Bash is in it’s 3rd year. We’ll be pulling the non-native, invasive bastard cabbage (Rapistrum rugosum) from the banks of the Trinity River behind the HG Supply & … 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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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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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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