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November Zoom: Re-Horning Texas: An Historical Introduction to Restoring Texas Horned Lizards by Dusty Rhoads

This talk presents the history of the Great Plains — and its dismantling — as it relates to Texas Horned Lizards: their history, ecological needs, adaptations, and their uncertain future. The speaker hopes that such information will equip the average … Continue reading

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Lawther-Deer Park Prairie Update & Education Outreach – Monday, August 9 at 7pm on Zoom

Monday, August 9, 2021 at 7pm on Zoom Lawther-Deer Park Prairie Update & Education OutreachDella Barbato, Native Prairies Association of Texas, Director of Education REGISTER Della Barbato was appointed NPAT’s Director of Education in April of 2018 for the Lawther – … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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Prairies & Wine Day Trip Bus Tour – June 20, 2020

Save the date! Prairies & Wine Day Trip Bus Tour Saturday, June 20, 2020 Purchase your tickets here. Escape the city heat for a day as you ride a luxury bus through the prairies of Wise, Cooke & Montague Counties … Continue reading

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Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study – 2/10/20

PRAIRIE SOCIAL CLUB MEET-UP Monday, February 10, 2020 from 6:30pm – 8pm Marine Creek Land Scholars present Native Seedball Germination Study Marine Creek Land Scholars is a joint venture between Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus & Marine Creek Collegiate … Continue reading

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Chisholm Trail Park Docent Training

Interested in volunteering at Chisholm Trail Park in south Fort Worth? Chisholm Trail Park Docent Training will be Saturday February 29th, 8AM-1PM at Chisholm Trail Community Center. Training includes Fort Worth Prairie history, ecosystems within the park: prairie, riparian, aquatic, & iNaturalist. Please … Continue reading

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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

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Fire…Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going (October 14)

Monday, October 14, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm Fire…Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going Daniel Price, Natural Resource Manager at Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 … Continue reading

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