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Stella Rowan Prairie Wildflower Walk

Stella Rowan Prairie Wildflower Walk Wednesday, April 24 at noon Meet at Stella Rowan Prairie, at intersection of Parking Lot E and Circle Drive. That is the closest parking lot to the Stella Rowan Prairie sign on wood fence. RSVP … Continue reading

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The Upper Whites Branch Stream and Prairie Restoration at Bluestem Park

Presenter: Chris Hamilton – The Upper Whites Branch Stream and Prairie Restoration at Bluestem Park Chris presented on a stream & prairie restoration project on the upper reach of Whites Branch; an ephemeral stream on the Fort Worth Prairie located … Continue reading

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USFWS Involvement with the Conservation of Grasslands via Pollinators

USFWS Involvement with the Conservation of Grasslands via Pollinators Don Wilhelm, USFWS Coordinator for Partners for Fish & Wildlife Program Monday, April 9, 2018 from 6:30pm – 8pm 5301 Campus Drive in Fort Worth (Tarrant County College – South – … Continue reading

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SHOP Amazon.com & DONATE TO NPAT!

You can help support the prairie conservation work that NPAT does by shopping AmazonSmile. Log onto AMAZONSMILE.COM with your Amazon.com login. Designate NPAT as the Charity of your Choice. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible AmazonSmile purchases from your purchase and … Continue reading

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Pat Merkord, our dedicated leader, has retired

Pat Merkord, our dedicated leader, has retired It is with great sadness that we announce the retirement of our Executive Director Pat Merkord. Pat, who has been a fearless leader of NPAT, resigned recently as she turned 70 years young. … Continue reading

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Maddin Prairie Preserve Volunteer Weekend Report

Maddin Prairie Preserve Volunteer Weekend Report Kirsti H. It’s been a few years since we’ve had a well attended work weekend at Maddin. Thanks to Michelle V. for rounding up some Fort Worth volunteers to help with projects on our … Continue reading

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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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Maddin Prairie Preserve Work Days – March 16 – 18, 2018

Maddin Prairie Work Days When: Noon Friday March 16 to noon Sunday March 18 Where: NPAT’s 1,100-acre Maddin Prairie Preserve near Colorado City Help maintain the trails and the prairie dog town in NPAT’s westernmost prairie. We’ll be trimming trees … Continue reading

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The prairie is in Fort Worth’s DNA, and environmentalists are fighting to preserve it.

Thumbing through some old e-mails & found a link to this article from the Fort Worth Weekly: http://www.fwweekly.com/2014/07/30/burning-passion/

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Monarch Workshop: Train the Trainer

Monarch Workshop: Train the Trainer Friday, January 19, 2018 Fort Worth Botanic Garden    Presented by Tarrant County Master Gardners & MonarchTrain the TrainerGail Manning For more information and to register: www.fwbg.org/events

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