Private Guided Tour: “Trespassers – James Prosek and the Texas Prairie”

Free, but we appreciate donations to help NPAT achieve our prairie conservation and education mission. Register: https://www.tickettailor.com/events/npatfortworthchapter/1082857 Connecticut artist, writer and naturalist James Prosek’s interest in prairies led him to the Texas Hill Country, LBJ National Grasslands and Clymer Meadow in search of understanding. His visit inspired 20+ new works in various Read more…

Seed Sorting & Pizza Party

Join us for the Annual Seed Sorting and Pizza Party at the Red Cross Building, 2700 Southwest Freeway. Coastal Prairie Conservancy and Houston Native Prairie Association of Texas join together to host this special event. Roll up your sleeves and help sort the seeds from the chaff while you visit Read more…

Fort Richardson State Park Hike

RSVP here. Botanist extraordinaire Jeff Quayle will lead a hike at historic Fort Richardson State Park in Jacksboro. The park is in Western Cross Timbers Fringe where it transitions to the Rolling Plains. Explore the Texas frontier where soldiers at Fort Richardson protected settlers along the Texas frontier. https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/fort-richardson Please Read more…

Herbicide Workshop

This workshop is intended for two audiences: (1) those already using herbicides in prairie/savanna restoration/maintenance and wishing to learn more about their effective and safe use, and (2) those not doing prairie/savanna restoration because herbicides are involved, but who are open to learning more about herbicides. A wealth of expertise has been assembled to address the educational needs of both groups. Lunch will be provided, and this workshop is eligible for CEUs.

$35.00

San Antonio Chapter – Winter Bird BioBlitz at Kirchoff Prairie

Led by Bexar Audubon Society bird experts Volunteers will be divided into four teams, each assigned a 50-acre area to observe.7:30 AM – Arrive at Prairie8:00 AM – 11:00 AM Conduct Surveys11:00 AM Report FindingsLunchAfternoon: Prairie Open for Birding Where:  Kirchoff Prairie Restoration Site is located at1444 C.R. 210, Floresville, TX Read more…

Zoom Series – Navigating Climate Models: Understanding Future Climate Trends in South-Central Texas

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…