Lake Mineral Wells State Park

Penitentiary Hollow Wild Walk Lake Mineral Wells State Park100 Park Road 71Mineral Wells, TX 76067*Must pay entrance to the state park; Please RSVP here.When registering, please consider donating to NPAT. Your donation will help NPAT conserve, restore, & manage prairies while educating the public about the important role of prairies. Read more…

Savage Cabbage Bash

4801 Edwards Ranch Road, Fort Worth 4801 Edwards Ranch Road, Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas, United States

Register here! FWNPAT needs your help! The Savage Cabbage Bash is happening SOON! Please attend or share if you can't come. On Saturday, March 30 from 9-12, Jo Ann Collins will be gathering folks to rid the Trinity Trail near The Press Cafe of an invasive species. This would be Read more…

Prairie Seekers – Learning in Nature’s Classroom

Presented by Kate Morgan Fort Worth NPAT Quarterly Zoom What we understand we love.  What we love we protect.The Prairie Seekers program provides field training in the ecology, biology, heritage and potential future of north Texas prairies. Together we explore prairie remnants, large preserves, ranch lands, and city parks learning to value, preserve and Read more…

Fort Worth – Savage Cabbage Bash, Take 2

Savage Cabbage BashSaturday April 6 from 9 a.m. to noonMeet at the Press Cafe at the Trinity Trailhead at Clearflork 4801 Edwards Ranch Rd #105, Fort Worth, TX 76109 Join JoAnn Collins in the next front in this annual battle to stop the invasive Bastard Cabbage before it goes to seed.  Wear Read more…

Total Solar Eclipse Viewing at John Wilts Farm

Hello Prairie Enthusiasts!  Join us for our Chapter Fundraiser Total Eclipse event out at John Wilt's Farm!  Please join us as we celebrate this once in a lifetime event with guided prairie walk by TPWD Biologist Taylor Garrison. We will do a prairie walk and tour to look at unique vegetation, discuss Read more…

$20

Central Texas – Total Eclipse at Dowell Ranch

Dowell Ranch 301 W. FM 1626, Manchaca, Texas

On April 8th 2024, the skies will treat us to a breathtaking display as the moon completely obscures the sun, casting a shadow over our planet and providing a rare glimpse of this awe-inspiring phenomenon. To celebrate this cosmic spectacle, NPAT is organizing a special gathering where members can come together, witness the eclipse, and marvel at the wonders of the universe.

Zoom Series – Climate Change and the Implications for the Fayette Prairie Ecosystem

How will climate change impact Texas and the native prairie and savanna ecosystems? How do we plan restorations to be sustainable in 2050? Do we need to change our land management practices? The NPAT Fayette Prairie Chapter will host a year-long series of presentations to explore climate change and the Read more…

San Antonio Chapter – Spring Breeding Bird Survey at Kirchoff Prairie

Led by Bexar Audubon Society Bird Experts 7:30 AM – Arrive at Prairie8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Conduct Surveys11:00 AM Report Findings; Lunch Volunteers will be divided into four teams, each assigned a 50-acre area to observe. Please RSVP - https://www.tickettailor.com/events/npatsanantoniochapter/1208352

Prairie Seekers – Exploring Urban Prairies

Prairie Seekers is going urban this spring! We will meet at Northpark YMCA on N. Beach St. and explore the greenbelt prairie behind the Y. The land comprising the linear park was heavily used as private ranchland for many years and we will look for signs of a recovering native ecosystem. This is Read more…