San Antonio Chapter

Welcome to the San Antonio Chapter of the Native Prairies Association of Texas! We’re glad you’re here. We’d love to see you at one of our events — check our calendar for the latest info.

The Native Prairies Association of Texas (NPAT) is a non-profit membership organization and land trust dedicated to the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of native prairies, savannas, and other grasslands.  NPAT protects over 4,031 acres of native Texas Prairie, including over 1,340 acres of endangered/threatened tallgrass prairie. NPAT is a 501(c)(3) organization, and your membership and contributions are fully tax-deductible to the amount allowed by law.

Monthly Chapter Meetings

We meet on the first Tuesday of the month at the Community Hall at the City of San Antonio’s Lions Field Adult and Senior Center from 7-8:30 pm. Please be sure to check our calendar for any updates to dates/times and speaker information. All are welcome.

HELP US PAY FOR A PROJECTOR. Check out the campaign to help pay for audio visual equipment for this newly formed prairie chapter. Donate now!

Third Saturday Workdays

Join SANPAT’s workday at the Kirchoff Family Farm prairie restoration site under NPAT Conservation Easement. The restored prairie is beautiful, and there are seeds to be gathered! Kirchoff Family provides tools. LUNCH is provided. Please be sure to check our calendar for any updates to dates/times and speaker information. All are welcome.

Chose your task:

  • Collect seeds
  • Remove woody invasive plants, remove woody invasive plants
  • Treat stumps
  • Stack brush for bird habitat
  • Maintain milkweed garden
  • Mend diversity plot fencing
  • Clean wildlife guzzlers
  • Repair burrowing owl roost sites

Come when you can; leave when you want. Please RSVP with Don Kirchoff: [email protected]

San Antonio Prairie Journal

Test Burns Planned for Kirchoff Prairie
The TPWD Controlled Test Burn Plan calls for a single acre of each the four 3-acre test plots to be
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Summer at Kirchoff Farm
Even during the hot summer months, volunteers at Kirchoff Farm's Third Saturday Work Days find the prairie loaded with photo
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Kirchoff Family Farm
This easement provides public access to the restored farm and its natural communities. The Kirchoff Family’s “Farm to Native Prairie”
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