Category Archives: Good Water Blog

The Georgetown Salamander – February 2017 Chapter Meeting

The meeting of the Good Water Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will be held Thursday, February 23, 2017, and will feature a presentation on the Georgetown Salamander by Dr. Benjamin Pierce, Professor of Biology at Southwestern University, which he Open to the public Meeting Details: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Texas Master Naturalists, Good Water Chapter monthly meeting held in the Williamson County, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office meeting room, 3151 SE Inter Loop, Georgetown, TX 78626 (map) Schedule: 6:00 pm Social Time with light refreshments, 6:30 pm… Read More →

Great Backyard Bird Count

The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is a free, fun, and easy event that engages bird watchers of all ages in counting birds to create a real-time snapshot of bird populations. Participants are asked to count birds for as little as 15 minutes (or as long as they wish) on one or more days of the four-day event and report their sightings online at birdcount.org. Anyone can take part in the Great Backyard Bird Count, from beginning bird watchers to experts, and you can participate from your backyard, or… Read More →

2017 Spring Training Class

Texas Master Naturalists are people who still like to play in the dirt and are willing to get their feet wet and their hands dirty. To become a Master Naturalist, one takes a training class of over 40 hours of expert training about almost every aspect of the natural world – soils, backyard habitats, prairies, rangeland management, forest ecology, birds, mammals, fish, insects, botany, climate, geology and archaeology. Registration is now open for the Good Water Master Naturalist Spring Training Class. The class will meet on Tuesday evenings from… Read More →