Category Archives: prairies

Spring Nature Hikes at Chisholm Trail Community Park

Advertisements

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pasture Management Workshop (including prescribed burning) – 3/7/19

Sign up for the Pasture Management Workshop on Thursday, March 7th at the Wise County Fair Grounds, Women’s Building. Registration at 10:00 and program starts at 10:30. Cost is $10 ($15 late registration at the door). Topics Managing Problem Weeds and … Continue reading

Posted in prairies, Prescribed Burns, Restoration, sustainable ranching, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in BioBlitz, Chisholm Trail Park, City Nature Challenge, Cross Timbers Master Naturalist, CTMN, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge, Fort Worth Prairie, hikes, iNaturalist, milkweed, monarchs, Native plants, Pollinators, prairies, Save a Prairie, tallgrass prairie | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Blackland Prairie, Crawford Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas County, field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, hikes, Native plants, Pemberton's Big Spring, Pollinators, prairies, tallgrass prairie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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.

Posted in Blackland Prairie, field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, milkweed, monarchs, Native plants, Pollinators, prairies, Restoration, Riesel Prairie, Save a Prairie, tallgrass prairie | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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.  

Posted in field trips, Maddin Prairie, prairies, Restoration, Rolling Plains, Save a Prairie, sustainable ranching, Travels Beyond North Central Texas, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Privet Taggers at Stella Rowan Prairie

A few prairie friends met up Stella Rowan Prairie and tagged invasive privets so Tarrant County grounds keeping crew would know which plants to remove. We worked for about 2 hours and got a lot done. Thank you Jim Lippert, Jan Miller, … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, milkweed, monarchs, Native plants, Pollinators, prairies, Restoration, Save a Prairie, Stella Rowan Prairie, Tarrant County | Leave a comment

Seedball Party a Success

How many seed balls can volunteers, ages 4 – 70 make, each working for an hour or two, on average? Thanks to all who participated! These beauties will be distributed in the disturbance zone at Stella Rowan Prairie, that desperately … Continue reading

Posted in Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, Native plants, Pollinators, prairies, Restoration, Save a Prairie, Tarrant County, Tarrant County College | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Greenhouse Tour 2-11-19

Monday, February 11, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Greenhouse Tour Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Tarrant County College’s Northwest campus has endeavored on a … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Native plants, Pollinators, prairies, Restoration, Tarrant County College | Leave a comment

FW-NPAT: A Year in Review 2018

Join us in January to learn about all the amazing things we’ve done in 2018. We’re impressed with how much our volunteers have accomplished. Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge, Fort Worth Prairie, hikes, iNaturalist, Maddin Prairie, milkweed, monarchs, Native plants, Paul Mathews Prairie, Pollinators, prairies, Prescribed Burns, Randy Johnson, Ray Roberts Lake State Park, Restoration, Save a Prairie, sustainable ranching, Tarrant County, Tarrant County College, Western Cross Timbers | Leave a comment