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Register NOW!This image means it’s time for ourPaul Mathews Prairie Celebration, SATURDAY, 5:00pm-9:00pm.Join us in downtown Greenville, for a delightful evening at…

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3rd SATURDAY PRAIRIE RESTORATION WORKDAYat Kirchoff Family Farm• EMAIL .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you can come; the Kirchoffs will have lunches prepared for everyone.

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NATURE WALK AND WORK DAY at Indiangrass Prairie [We’ve moved to Sundays.]Sunday,  from 7:30 a.m. to noon The bird and nature walk begins at 7:30…

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SAVE THE DATE - 12-01-2018 - Greenville, TX

Register NOW!

This image means it’s time for our

Paul Mathews Prairie Celebration,

SATURDAY, 5:00pm-9:00pm.

Join us in downtown Greenville, for a delightful evening at their historic “Landmark on Lee Street.”

November 17, 2018 - Floresville, TX

3rd SATURDAY PRAIRIE RESTORATION WORKDAY

at Kirchoff Family Farm

EMAIL .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) if you can come; the Kirchoffs will have lunches prepared for everyone.
Sponsored by the San Antonio NPAT Chapter
We’ll start at 8am and leave when you want.
LOCATION:  SE of San Antonio, Wilson County; Street Address: 1444 C.R. 210, Floresville, TX 78114 (Coordinates are: North 28.973611 West -98.108333).
Call BRENDA KIRCHOFF: 361.564.0177 or DON KIRCHOFF: 713.562.7681.

November 18, 2018 - Austin, TX

NATURE WALK AND WORK DAY at Indiangrass Prairie

[We’ve moved to Sundays.]

Sunday,  from 7:30 a.m. to noon

The bird and nature walk begins at 7:30 am.
These monthly access days offer a chance to explore one of the last prairie remnants in the Austin area.
We will also be setting up transects for the winter Project Prairie Bird. 
Meet at the intersection of Blue Bluff Road and Bloor Road. For more information (and later arrival times), contact .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

November 21, 2018 - Our last day to Register!

Register Here! Tickets are $30 per person.

NPAT’s Paul Mathews Prairie Celebration is on

Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 5:00pm-9:00pm.

Join us in downtown Greenville for a delightful evening at the historic “Landmark on Lee Street.”

November 27, 2018 is #Giving Tuesday

#GIVING TUESDAY, a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. It is one of the best ways to get involved in your own community!

Tuesday after Thanksgiving, as celebrated in the U.S.
Many people focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving.
View a directory of organizations, charities, events, etc., in your own community via the link above.

November 28, 2018 - Houston, TX

CELEBRATE OUR ANNUAL PRAIRIE STAMPEDE! Brought to you by The Houston Zoo, Coastal Prairie Partnership, and Houston NPAT!!

All prairie enthusiasts, restorationists, and organizations supporting and preserving native prairies in Texas and Louisiana are cordially invited!  Join us for a prairie potluck dinner and evening of networking, awards, and celebration of 2018 prairie accomplishments for Greater Houston, Texas, and Louisiana.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW!

This potluck dinner will be held at Houston Zoo’s Brown Education Center (“BEC”): 6200 Hermann Park Dr., Houston, TX 77030 It may be difficult to find parking in the Zoo/Miller Outdoor Theater parking lots; you may want to try to park across the street in the parking lots next to the old golf course club house.

PARKING COULD BE A CHALLENGE! Arrive as early as you can before 6:30 due to the extraordinary parking situation. Houston Zoo’s Brown Education Center (“BEC”): 6200 Hermann Park Dr., Houston, TX 77030
??s - Contact Mr. Jaime Gonzalez, 281-660-6683 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address); on behalf of Coastal Prairie Partnership/Native Prairies Association of Texas

December 1, 2018—SAVE THE DATE

A Paul Mathews Prairie Celebration

“Landmark on Lee Street,” Greenville,TX

SATURDAY, 5:00pm-9:00pm

Register Here!

Join us at 5 p.m. for a delightful evening at the historic Landmark on Lee Street (see map on registration form) in downtown Greenville.
We will celebrate with a catered barbecue dinner and beverages, including beer and wine. (A vegetarian option is available.)
Bring along your favorite delight to add to our ‘Dessert Potluck’ (and share your recipe).
Presentations will include NPAT’s year in review, speakers will be on hand to share tales of the prairie, and some of NPAT’s special members will be honored.
Oh yes, we’re also holding a silent auction; so you can mingle with other prairie enthusiasts while reviewing what generous donors have made available for purchase.
(A field trip to Paul Mathews Prairie is planned for the afternoon of December 1 - weather permitting).

February 1, 2019 - 1st Day to Register

REGISTRATION OPENS for

2019 North American Prairie Conference in Houston, TX, June 2-5, 2019

Proudly Co-Presented by: NPAT, Katy Prairie Conservancy, Coastal Prairie Partnership, The Nature Conservancy

Please check back at that time for more information, pricing, and registration options. If you have questions prior to this date, please email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call us at 713-581-0818. Thank you!

Welcome to the conference and welcome to Texas!
HEALTHY PRAIRIES,HEALTHY WATERSHEDS
PRAIRIE EXPERTS
FIELD TRIPS

PLAN TO VISIT Big Bend National Park, TX - Mid-February, 2019


Photo of Blue Bonnets in Dry Wash

By Jason Weingart, Photographer, Excerpts from February 7, 2018 Article:
If you are willing to make the drive toward Big Bend National Park you can see our earliest-blooming ‘bluebonnets’ between Alpine & Terlingua (Hwy 118).
These are a different species which grow more sparsely and can reach 3 ft in height!

February 27 thru March 1, 2019 - Austin, TX

2019 TLC CONFERENCE

Call TLC @ 512.994.8582: Sponsorship/Exhibitor opportunities
Call Hilton Austin Airport @ 512.385.6767, $146/night Room Block Rate.

Conservation Related Policy Issues
Conservation Easements & Private Land Conservation
Opportunities to Enhance Texas Conservation Efforts
Community Conservation and Landowner Engagement
Land Stewardship
Fantastic Networking Opportunities
And Much More!

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