Simpson Prairie

Simpson Prairie is a prairie remnant of the Grand Prairie (Lampasas Cut Plains of the Cross Timbers and Prairies) on a gently sloping hillside. Little Bluestem (Schizachyrium scoparium), Indiangrass (Sorghastrum nutans), and Big Bluestem (Andropogon gerardii) are dominant grasses. Read more »

Paul Mathews Prairie

The Paul Mathews Prairie is a rare and pristine remnant prairie of the Blackland Prairie near Floyd, TX in Hunt County. We’ve described the historical Blackland Prairie Ecoregion which once covered millions of acres in Texas and up into the central United States. Today, very little of this habitat remains. Conserving this type of imperiled habitat is at the core of NPAT’s mission as an accredited land trust. Read more »