Soils Workshop: Fayette Prairie and Post Oak Savanna

Sales Facility, Washington County Expo, 1305 East Blue Bell Road, Brenham, TX This all-day workshop brings together various experts to address soils of the Fayette Prairie and Post Oak Savanna. Topics to include: Soils 101 and Online Mapping Tools (Alan Stahnke, State Soil Scientist, USDA-NRCS) Microbial Mechanisms of Soil Carbon Read more…


Bird BioBlitz at Kirchoff Family Farm

This Saturday, October 21 we will conduct our Fall Bird BioBlitz, led by Patsy and Tom Inglet of the Bexar Audubon Society. We will not have our normal Third Saturday Workday.Birders will arrive at 7:30 AM. We will be divided into four teams, each assigned to survey birds in a Read more…

BioBlitz at Rock Creek Ranch Park in Fort Worth

Rock Creek Ranch Park is a new 300 acre City of Fort Worth park that is not yet open to the public. Jeff Quayle, a field trip leader for the Fort Worth chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas will lead a bioblitz to help the Park & Recreation Department Read more…

Sheri Capehart Nature Preserve Hike with Jim Frisinger

Hike through Eastern Cross Timbers woodlands, pocket prairies & discover aquatic species in the woodland pond. This 59-acre preserve is in the heart of Arlington, but you may forget that when you hike further into this remnant Eastern Cross Timbers preserve. REGISTER HERE Photo by Debra Powell.

Bison Hill Work Day in Dallas

The Blackland Chapter of the Native Prairies Association of Texas invites you to a Bison Hill Prairie work day! These cooler temps are perfect for spending more time outdoors. Come check out this prairie remnant in the middle of Dallas and help us maintain this lovely spot! We will remove Read more…

A Prairie Halloween!

Strange and unusual prairie denizens plus legends and lore of Texas Prairies! Come hear about the strange, unusual, and perhaps creepy animals of NPAT’s prairies as well as some spooky tales of Texas Prairie lore. The world of weird and surprising insects, spiders, and other worldly critters will be showcased. Amazing life Read more…

Donations at the door accepted

Deer Park Prairie Volunteer Day

Lawther-Deer Park Prairie 1222 E. Purdue Lane, Deer Park, Texas

The monthly work days are held on the fourth Saturday of the month from 9 a.m. to noon.  Projects include helping manage brush and invasive species on the prairie, maintaining a demonstration garden and helping with wildlife surveys.

NPAT Annual Member Meeting

Thrive Recreation Center 1950 S. Valley Pkwy, Lewisville

Mingle with other members and learn about the year at NPAT! This year the meeting will include a service day at Thrive Nature Park in Lewisville from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. We will work with the manager probably removing invasives.  It will be followed by a catered barbecue luncheon and presentations Read more…