Category Archives: prairies

Bats of the Prairies – Monday, November 12, 2018

Monday, November 12, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8:00pm *Please note, our new meeting location is at TCC’s Northwest Campus. Meeting in Room WACB 1123 Download Map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Bats of the Prairies Presenter: Rachel Richter, Texas Parks & Wildlife … Continue reading

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‘Planting Prairie’ – 12 Year Old Christian Ebel Interviewed in Ranger Rick Magazine

Christian Ebel, 12 year old son of Karl & Kelli Ebel, was highlighted in the October issue of National Wildlife Federation’s Ranger Rick magazine. Christian’s love of the endangered Blackland Prairie ecosystem & his passion to restore & preserve it … Continue reading

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North American Prairie Conference

North American Prairie Conference June 2-5, 2019 in Houston Mark your calendars! http://northamericanprairie.org

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Pollinators & Natives: An Ancient Marriage (Randy Johnson)

Monday, March 12, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8pm 5301 Campus Drive in Fort Worth Tarrant County College – South Campus in the Center of Excellence for Energy Technology (LEED certified building with wind turbine) *Please note, this is our new meet-up location for … Continue reading

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The Upper Whites Branch Stream and Prairie Restoration at Bluestem Park

Monday, February 12, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8pm 5301 Campus Drive in Fort Worth Tarrant County College – South Campus in the Center of Excellence for Energy Technology (LEED certified building with wind turbine) *Please note, this is our new meet-up location for … Continue reading

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A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments of 2017

A Year in Review: Our Accomplishments of 2017 Monday, January 8 from 6:30pm – 8pm 5301 Campus Drive in Fort Worth Tarrant County College – South Campus in the Center of Excellence for Energy Technology (LEED certified building with wind turbine) … Continue reading

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Memorial Service for Passionate Prairie Advocate Shirley Gangwere

Memorial Service for Shirley Gangwere Friday, January 5 at 10:00am Arlington Heights UMC, 4200 Camp Bowie We recently heard the sad news that fellow member Shirley Gangwere passed away on December 19th. Shirley was an avid prairie enthusiast who not … Continue reading

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Wrap-up from America’s Grasslands Conference: United for Conservation

Wrap-up from America’s Grasslands Conference: United for Conservation America’s Grasslands Conference was a biennial national conference organized by the National Wildlife Federation. This year, it was held in Fort Worth and brought together researchers, natural resource professionals, farmers and ranchers, … Continue reading

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Grasslands Wine Tour – 10/21/17 – Get your ticket now!

Join us on a bus tour to visit the LBJ Grasslands prairie, followed by a visit to Marker Cellars Winery to sample 8 varietals of their wine. Cost is $50 per person. Proceeds benefit the NPAT fundraising effort to purchase … Continue reading

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Prairies and Savannas For Diversity With Grazing and Fire (October 9, 2017 Meet-Up)

Monday, October 9, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8pm Presenter: Dan Caudle of Botanical Research Institute of TexasManaging Prairies and Savannas For Diversity With Grazing and Fire  Amon G. Carter, Jr. – Downtown YMCA (address/map below) A variety of ecosystem drivers and … Continue reading

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