Prairie Seekers

Submit your prairie observations to our Prairie Seekers iNaturalist project: 

Prairie Seekers Online & Field Training
Date TBD in September 2021 at 7pm
Introduction to Prairie Seekers via Zoom
Registration required for presentation.

Date TBD in September 2021 from 9am – 3pm
Prairie Seekers Field Training
Registration required & space is limited.

20160521_112821 Prairie Seekers is a methodology and tool set used to quantitatively assess the condition of remnant and recoverable prairies for potential conservation in Texas.

Part One of the training will be provided via a Zoom presentation covering the Prairie Seekers tools, methodology and resources. The 30-minute training is scheduled for a weekday evening in September 2021 at 7:00pm. Registration link coming soon.

All NPAT members and anyone registered for the field training are welcome to attend the virtual session. The presentation will be recorded and available on the NPAT website.

Part Two of the training is a hands-on field session scheduled on a Saturday in September. Participants will gain experience conducting prairie assessments using the tools learned in the presentation. Participants must register for the field portion as group size is limited due to COVID-19. Each group will be led by 2 prairie experts.


You can download the files for review & give it a try.
Prairie Seekers – Prairie Assessment Datasheet
Prairie Seekers Instructions
Prairie Seekers – Additional Species Observed
Prairie Seekers – 100 Step Line Survey