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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 to earn VH in your own yard—no travel, no mask! You can literally earn VH while wearing your pajamas! There is a small fee to... Read More →

Lights on the Farm Holiday Event

Heritage Farmstead 1900 West 15th Street, Plano

We all know that COVID has made it difficult for many of the places where we volunteer to continue to operate including The Plano Heritage Farmstead Museum. But hats off to the Farmstead Board and management as they continue to look for creative programs to help make ends meet and keep their doors open, including... Read More →

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(AT) 2021 Texas Children in Nature Network (TCiNN) Summit

Program:  2021 Texas Children in Nature Network (TCiNN) Summit: Inspiring Leaders for Healthier, Happier Smarter Kids Date:  December 2-3, 2021 Time:  The Summit is a full day (8:30-6:00) Thursday, and a half-day (8:30-12:00) Friday with optional post-conference workshops on Friday afternoon. Description:  Learn about exciting research on the benefits of spending time in nature, how... Read More →

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(AT) Pollinators in the City Webinar Series

Hello BPTMN Members: Want to increase your knowledge about pollinators? Here’s your opportunity! Register to take 5 free online classes, one each day at 9:00 AM starting Monday, November 29 to learn about pollinator conservation in urban settings.   Program:  Pollinators in the City Webinar Series Description:  This free online webinar series runs daily Monday,... Read More →

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(VH) Connemara Meadow Preserve Restoration

Connemara Conservancy (Bird Walks) Alma and Tatum Road, Allen

Hello Blackland Prairie Master Naturalists! Looking for volunteer work that involves working outside, planting/caring for native plants/grasses, and a getting a healthy workout?  Then you should strongly consider joining the Connemara Meadow Restoration Team!  The information below will give you the basics.  The best way to really learn about what is involved in this opportunity... Read More →

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(VH) BPRC Prairie & Trail Mainenance

Blackland Prairie Raptor Center 1625 Brockdale Park Road, Lucas

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 →