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REGISTER EARLY FOR 2019 TLC CONFERENCE in AustinFEB. 27 thru MAR.1, 2019, Hilton Austin-Airport.Inquire about Sponsorship & Exhibitor opportunities by calling…

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“Whooping Cranes” WEDNESDAY: Arrive@ 6:30pm; Program begins @7pmCome and welcome Dr. Wade Harrell, U.S. Whooping Crane Coordinator, Aransas National Wildlife…

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CENTEX CHAPTER MEETING WEDNESDAY,  6:30 to 8:30 p.m. “Native Seeds” Come and meet Nate Custer from Douglas King Seeds. He’ll talk…

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Annual Board Retreat

Monday, Jan 27, 2014

This past weekend, NPAT board members and staff met at Barnhart Rance and Nature Retreat for our annual board meeting retreat. Photos below by Kirsti Harms.

Wildlife Guzzler Installation at the Kirchoff Farm

Wednesday, Jan 08, 2014

Volunteers from a local Boy Scout troop learn about the plumbing and the installation of the wildlife guzzlers.


Volunteers assisted with all aspects of the project including the planning and placement of the guzzlers in the prairie.


Two wildlife guzzlers were installed in an area that has been restored from agricultural land to native grasslands. A third guzzler is also planned to be installed by the Boy Scouts in 2014. The third will not have plumbing and will rely on precipitation to keep it filled with water.

Photos courtesy of Don Kirchoff.

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