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Wednesday, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Houston Chapter of NPAT Texas Prairie Restoration: One Goal, Multiple Approaches. How past land use dictates restoration efforts. • Andy…

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Pedaling the Prairie - Chisholm Trail Park Wednesday, from 6 – 7pm Chisholm Trail Community Center, 4936 McPherson Blvd, Fort…

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Restoration Efforts at the Connemara Meadow Nature Preserve Presenter: Bob Mione of Connemara Conservancy Monday, from 6:30pm – 8pm

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Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area Brush Bash

This Saturday at Tandy Hills!

In the beginning, wildfire and wildlife maintained the Tandy Hills prairie keeping it free of woody growth. The grasses and wildflowers flourished without the hand of Man or Woman. But those glory days are over, so…

...Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area hosts a Brush Bash one day a year to clear sections of the prairie of invasive and unwanted trees, brush and trash. On some years we re-work previously cleared areas. Your help REALLY makes a difference! Manly Men and Wild Women welcome.

WHO: Friends of Tandy Hills Natural Area

WHAT: 8th Annual Brush Bash

WHEN: Saturday, January 30, 9:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

WHERE: Tandy Hills Natural Area 3400 View Street Fort Worth, TX 76103

BRING: gloves, sturdy shoes, hat, water, lunch, tarps, loppers, wheelbarrows and wagons.

Coffee, tea & morning snacks provided.

More info http://www.tandyhills.org/events/brush-bash

Monarch Conservation and Pollinator Habitat


When: Sat, January 16, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Where: Winedale Meadows Education Center located at 3738 FM 2714, Round Top, 78954

Registration Fee: $15 (includes lunch)
To register with a credit card: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE 
To register at the door: cash or check only

TOPICS INCLUDE:

Monarch Host Cities Partnership Project: How grow and establish healthy milkweed colonies for monarchs

Plants for Pollinators: Native plants for attracting pollinators to your landscape

Monarch & Pollinator Conservation: How to include as part of a 1-d-1 Wildlife Management Exemption Plan

Conservation Easements: A discussion on what this conservation tool is, and how it can preserve pollinator habitat

Speakers include:

Barbara Willy, Director of Monarch Gateway
Pat Merkord: Executive Director of Native Prairies Association of Texas
David Bezanson: Land Protection and Easement Manager at The Nature Conservancy of Texas

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

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