Category Archives: Restoration

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

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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.

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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.  

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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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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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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