Prairie Seekers – Prairie Assessment & Mapping Program
Prairie Seekers Training
Friday, March 30, 2018 from 9am – 3pm
Prairie Seekers is a citizen scientist program training volunteers to assess & map prairies for possible conservation funding opportunities. Data collected is submitted to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department’s Texas Natural Diversity database – which tracks non-game species across the state.
Join us for Prairie Seekers training where you’ll learn:
- Introduction to program
- Basic prairie ecology & regional history
- Common & endemic prairie species
- How to recognize & assess prairies
- Field survey techniques
Indoor portion will be at Tarrant County Resource Connection campus & field training will be at Stella Rowan Prairie.
Co-sponsors: Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge, Tarrant County Resource Connection, Texas A&M AgriLife
The $20 fee covers snacks, lunch & course materials. There is a 1.83 processing fee assessed by EventBrite.
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