City Nature Challenge 2024: Dallas/Fort Worth

Help biodiversity by participating in iNaturalist City Nature Challenge. By documenting biodiversity, we can help protect it! City Nature Challenge 2024: Dallas/Fort Worth Join Texas Parks and Wildlife, Texas Master Naturalists, the Nature Conservancy, the Audubon Society, and many others in a fun challenge to see which city can document Read more…

Banik Remnant Prairie Walk – Fayette Chapter

Only One Sky Farm Fayette Prairie 1400 FM 1457, Round Top, Texas

Join us for an enriching plant identification walk at Valerie and Randal Banik's Only One Sky Farm Fayette Prairie. Led by David Bezanson from the Texas Nature Conservancy. This 65-acre gem, preserves the rich legacy of the Fayette Prairie. Don't forget your essentials - water, snacks, hat, and sturdy shoes. Let's connect with nature and each other as we explore the wonders of the Banik Remnant Prairie!

Old Zoo Nature Trails @ Lake Cisco Hike – Eastland County

Register Here. *This tour is offered by donations. Suggested donation amount is $20; but please donate any amount you believe this special tour is worth. Explore the Fringe of the Western Cross Timbers as we hike a 1.5 mile trail through a 1920's abandoned zoo. The zoo was the focus Read more…

Central Texas – Dowell Ranch Thistle Thwack!

Join us at NPATs headquarters to help remove Malta Starthistle. This aggressive plant has popped up in our front pasture restoration area and we need to remove them with people power before it goes to seed.

Native Plants and Prairies Day

Bath House Cultural Center at White Rock Lake 521 East Lawther Drive, Dallas, Texas

Presented by Native Plant Society of Texas-Dallas Chapter, North Texas Master Naturalists, and the Native Prairies Association of Texas-Blackland Chapter. Join us for this fun free family event to learn about our native prairie and wildlife. There will be a variety of walks, speakers, and fun kid activities. Stay tuned Read more…

Hike THE Flower Mound

2450 Flower Mound Rd, Flower Mound, TX 75028 Register here. We will explore this historic 12.5 acre prairie, the sole remnant on this untouched piece of the Long Prairie that sits between the two fingers of the Eastern Cross Timbers. Nineteenth century settlers named this landmark The Prairie Mound for Read more…

Ray Roberts Lake State Park (Isle du Bois unit) Hike

Ray Roberts Lake State Park (Isle du Bois unit)100 PW 4137Pilot Point, TX 76258www.tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/ray-roberts-lakeHike #18 in Amy Martin’s Wild DFW, page 308*Must pay entrance to the state park.Register Here. When registering, please consider donating to NPAT. Your donation will help NPAT conserve, restore, & manage prairies while educating the public Read more…

Central Texas – Dowell Ranch Moth Night

We will be observing moth activity, learning about their behavior, and enjoying nature's night symphony. The wide-open spaces and natural surroundings offer an ideal habitat for moths and other nocturnal creatures.