General Meeting: Presentation on Maddin Prairie
Tuesday, March 13, 6:30pm
Flag Pole classroom at The Point and Pavilion at C.C. Young Senior Living
4847 W Lawther between Mockingbird and E Northwest Hwy Drive to the top of the hill and park.
A presentation on Maddin Prairie , a 1,114-acre NPAT property west of Abilene. Maddin Prairie Preserve is remnant and restored mixed-grass prairie, mesquite savanna, and riparian area.
A black-tailed prairie dog (Cynomys ludovicianus) reintroduction is in progress at Maddin featuring a colony of rescued animals. It also provides habitat for the Texas horned lizard (Phrynosoma cornutum), a threatened species in Texas, and bobwhite quail (Colinus virginianus).