Category Archives: Save a Prairie

Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip – Saturday, April 10, 2021

Saturday, April 10, 2021 Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip (Denton County) Registration is limited. Register here. Join us on a field trip to the historic Barnett Ranch. The Barnett Family has run a cattle ranching operation on 1,200 acres in … Continue reading

Posted in Barnett Ranch, Chisholm Trail, Cretaceous geology, Denton County, field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, hikes, Native plants, Native Prairies Association of Texas, Pollinators, prairie, prairie barrens, prairies, Save a Prairie, seeps, sustainable grazing, sustainable ranching, Texas Land Conservancy | Leave a comment

Help NPAT launch the North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program!

Donate at our North Texas Giving Day page.  Prairie is the natural landscape of North Texas. Of the 20 million acres of tallgrass prairie that once existed in Texas, less than 1% remains, making it one of the most endangered ecosystems … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Native Prairies Association of Texas, Pollinators, prairies, Save a Prairie | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s Been Flowering on the Fort Worth Prairie? – Zoom recording

Monday, August 10, 2020 at 7pm on Zoom What’s Been Flowering on the Fort Worth Prairie? Presenter: Suzanne Tuttle, Retired Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge Manager & chapter board member. The Fort Worth Prairie ecosystem hosts a wonderful diversity of … Continue reading

Posted in Cretaceous geology, Fort Worth, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge, Fort Worth Prairie, hikes, milkweed, monarchs, Native plants, Native Prairies Association of Texas, NPAT, Pollinators, prairie, prairie barrens, prairies, Save a Prairie, seeps, Silphium albiflorum, Stella Rowan Prairie, Suzanne Tuttle, white rosinweed | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program

North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program THANK YOU! Many generous folks donated during North Texas Giving Day to help us raise funds to kickstart our North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program. We raised almost $3,000 to apply towards a match. … Continue reading

Posted in field trips, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Native Prairies Association of Texas, North Texas Outreach & Stewardship Program, Save a Prairie | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, Native plants, Native Prairies Association of Texas, prairies, Save a Prairie, Stella Rowan Prairie, Volunteer | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Fort Worth, Fort Worth Prairie, Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area, monarchs, Native plants, Pollinators, prairie, prairies, Save a Prairie, Tandy Hills Natural Area, Tarrant County, The Future | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Year in Review: What we’ve accomplished & what we have planned in 2020

Monday, January 13, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm FW-NPAT: A Year in Review Join us to hear about what we’ve been up to in 2019 & what we have planned for 2020. Together, we’ve accomplished a lot & we hope … Continue reading

Posted in Barnett Ranch, bastard cabbage, Benbrook Lake, BioBlitz, Chisholm Trail, Chisholm Trail Park, City Nature Challenge, Denton County, Dixon Water Foundation, Environmental Input, field trips, fire, Fort Worth, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, hikes, iNaturalist, Leo Ranch, Native Prairies Association of Texas, North American Prairie Conference, NPAT, Pemberton's Big Spring, Pollinators, prairie, prairie barrens, prairies, Save a Prairie, Stella Rowan Prairie | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grassland Birds & Wind Energy (November 11)

November Meet-Up Monday, November 11, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm Grassland Birds & Wind Energy Erin Hatchett, Certified Wildlife Biologist Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 Grassland birds are the … Continue reading

Posted in birding, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, grassland birds, Native Prairies Association of Texas, NPAT, prairie, prairies, Save a Prairie, tallgrass prairie, wind energy, wind turbines | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tandy Hills Prairie Posse Needs Your Help

From Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area: Prairie Posse is back on track after a long break. Your help is needed Saturday September 21,  8:30 am – 11:30 am The plan is to remove invasive and woody plants in the … Continue reading

Posted in Fort Worth, Fort Worth Prairie, Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area, Pollinators, prairie, prairies, Restoration, Save a Prairie, Volunteer | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Benbrook Lake Master Plan Public Input

FWNPAT is standing up for prairie conservation and appreciation at the public meeting discussing the Benbrook Lake Master Plan. The master plan was last updated in the 70’s! Check out the change in population in this area since 1950! The … Continue reading

Posted in Benbrook Lake, Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas, Fort Worth Prairie, Master Plan, Native Prairies Association of Texas, NPAT, Pollinators, prairie, prairie barrens, prairies, Save a Prairie, seeps, Tarrant County, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment