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(VH) Project FeederWatch

Hey BPTMN Members! Are you looking for some volunteer hours to meet your annual recertification requirement for 2021?  Then you might be interested in Project FeederWatch.  This opportunity allows you... Read More →

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(VH) BPRC Prairie & Trail Mainenance

Blackland Prairie Raptor Center 1625 Brockdale Park Road, Lucas, TX

Project:  BPRC Prairie & Trail Maintenance Dates:  Monday thru Friday Time: June-Sept hours 7AM-12PM Oct-May hours 9AM-2PM Work Areas:  Trail Maintenance - Mowing or weed whacking and raking trails. Some trails need repair work which involves realigning the chop block edging. Medium activity level. Cedar Removal - Helping to remove Eastern Red Cedars as they... Read More →

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(VH) Wylie Prairie Restoration Project

Wylie Prairie Restoration 300 Country Club Rd #300, Wylie

Dave is planning a workday with plenty of time for observations of the restoration project. Meet: Meeting in the North East corner of the parking lot at 300 Country Club Road in Wylie. Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 am Project: Prairie restoration in open space in front of and behind the Wylie Library. Location:  300 Country... Read More →

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(VH) BPRC Prairie & Trail Mainenance

Blackland Prairie Raptor Center 1625 Brockdale Park Road, Lucas, TX

Project:  BPRC Prairie & Trail Maintenance Dates:  Monday thru Friday Time: June-Sept hours 7AM-12PM Oct-May hours 9AM-2PM Work Areas:  Trail Maintenance - Mowing or weed whacking and raking trails. Some trails need repair work which involves realigning the chop block edging. Medium activity level. Cedar Removal - Helping to remove Eastern Red Cedars as they... Read More →

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(VH) Heard Sanctuary Restoration & Preservation Projects

Hello Blackland Prairie Chapter! Looking for a volunteer opportunity that will get you outside in the fresh air?  Have we got a deal for you!  You can spend Friday mornings on the beautiful Heard Sanctuary helping to maintain areas that need vegetation removal.  Find out more below!   Event:  Heard Sanctuary Restoration & Preservation Projects... Read More →

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(VH) BPRC Prairie & Trail Mainenance

Blackland Prairie Raptor Center 1625 Brockdale Park Road, Lucas, TX

Project:  BPRC Prairie & Trail Maintenance Dates:  Monday thru Friday Time: June-Sept hours 7AM-12PM Oct-May hours 9AM-2PM Work Areas:  Trail Maintenance - Mowing or weed whacking and raking trails. Some trails need repair work which involves realigning the chop block edging. Medium activity level. Cedar Removal - Helping to remove Eastern Red Cedars as they... Read More →

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AT- Tending Nature Webinars

Please send an email and add this webinar series to the chapter calendar. I know the sponsoring institution is The Ohio State University but the speakers are top notch and their information is applicable to all regions of the U.S. I attended the Beneficial Insect Biodiversity talk on Friday and was really impressed! Please ask... Read More →

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(VH) Frisco Commons Workday

Frisco Commons Park 8000 McKinney Road, Frisco, TX

Location: Frisco Commons Park (8000 McKinney Rd.). Let's meet in front of the main gazebo. We'll walk up to the prairie from there. Bring - Saws, clippers, gloves, water, litter bags. What we'll do:  We'll focus on removing some smaller invasive trees (mainly privet and bradford pears) in the woodland area. Once were done with... Read More →