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Benbrook Lake – Environmentally Sensitive Area Designation

Save the Date – Public Input Opportunity Benbrook Lake – Environmentally Sensitive Area Designation August 21, 2019 at 6pm Benbrook Senior Center 1010 Mercedes St, Benbrook, TX 76126 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at the Benbrook Lake office staff … Continue reading

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Second Annual Chisholm Trail Community Park & Bio Blitz was a Success!

From Chisholm Trail Park Docents: The Second Annual Chisholm Trail Community Park and Bio Blitz event on Sunday, April 28, 2019 was another successful event.  Thank you to all of the volunteers for your hours of hard work in preparation … Continue reading

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Barnett Ranch Field Trip – October 12

Skip Barnett Ranch Field Trip (Denton County) Saturday, October 12, 2019 Save the Date! More details & registration soon. Join us on a field trip to the historic Barnett Ranch. The Barnett family has run a cattle ranching operation on … Continue reading

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What’s Bloomin’

Monday, May 13, 2019 from 6:30pm – 8pm What’s Bloomin’ Tarrant County College – Northwest Campus Room WACB 1123 Download map: TCC-NW Meeting Location 2018 – 2019 This meet-up, we’ve got a short presentation on some of the wildflowers & grasses you … Continue reading

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Chisholm Trail Park – Speak to a Naturalist – Sunday, April 28, 2019

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Spring Nature Hikes at Chisholm Trail Community Park

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Chisholm Trail Park Docents

Dedicated volunteers spent a Saturday at Chisholm Trail Park & Community Center learning about the prairie at the park. They are preparing for the BioBlitz and ‘Talk to a Naturalist’ event on Sunday, April 28, 2019 from 2pm – 5pm. … Continue reading

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Help a NPAT Blackland Prairie Site

We could use your help clearing invasive woody species from Riesel Prairie on Saturday, April 13, 2019. RSVP here.

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Yantis Prairie Day – 9/29/18

Yantis Prairie Day Saturday, September 29, 2018 Yantis ISD 105 W. Oak Yantis, TX 75497 (Wood County, east of Dallas/south of Sulphur Springs) Cost: Free Contact: debbie_rhodes@yahoo.com 11-year old Kasey Rhodes (pictured here), wrote the article, “Monarch’s Milk for the Great … Continue reading

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Monarchs as a Model for Change in Habitat Conservation

Monday, May 8, 2017 from 6:30pm – 8pm Presenter: Cathy Downs of Monarch Watch Amon G. Carter, Jr. – Downtown YMCA at 512 Lamar Street For thousands of years Monarchs and other butterflies have been a symbol of spiritual transformation. In … Continue reading

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