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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: He will meet on the far northeast corner of the parking lot in front of the Wylie Library. Time: 9:00 am to 11:00 am Project: Prairie restoration in open space in front of and behind the Wylie Library. Location:  300 Country... Read More →

(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 →

(VH) BPRC Prairie & Trail Mainenance

Blackland Prairie Raptor Center 1625 Brockdale Park Road, Lucas

Project:  BPRC Prairie & Trail Maintenance Dates:  Tuesdays and Thursdays Time:  12:00-3:00 PM 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 are cut. This is... Read More →

BPTMN Board Meeting

Zoom 1 Nature Place, McKinney

Please contact the BPTMN Secretary - secretary@bptmn.org, for more information.

(VH) TMN Field Research with Lights Out Texas Dallas Bird Count

Hi there BPTMN! Looking for adventure?  How about prowling the streets of Dallas in the early morning hours to look for . . . birds!  If you decide to participate, please write an article for “Shaking the Trees!”   Event:  Lights Out Dallas Project Description:  Dear Lights Out Dallas Team, Here we go! Downtown Dallas... Read More →

(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 →

(VH) TMN Field Research with Lights Out Texas Dallas Bird Count

Hi there BPTMN! Looking for adventure?  How about prowling the streets of Dallas in the early morning hours to look for . . . birds!  If you decide to participate, please write an article for “Shaking the Trees!”   Event:  Lights Out Dallas Project Description:  Dear Lights Out Dallas Team, Here we go! Downtown Dallas... Read More →

(AT) Bird Walk at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA)

LLELA 201 E Jones St, Lewsville

Program:  Bird Walk at Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area (LLELA) Date:  Saturdays, April 10, 2021, May 8, 2021, June 12, 2021 Time:  7:30 - 10:30 AM Location:  201 E. Jones Street Lewisville, Texas 75057   Map to Location Description:  Birders of all skill levels are welcome to join an expert birder every second Saturday (except July... Read More →

$5.00

(VH) Frisco Commons Park Prairie Restoration

Frisco Commons Park 8000 McKinney Road, Frisco

We’ll have a workday from 9 to about noon, that will include plenty of time to make observations in the park natural areas. Meet: At the circle in front of the main pavilion. Project: Prairie restoration in the northern portion of Frisco Commons park. Location: 8000 McKinney Road, Frisco, TX Volunteer Opportunities: Removing of encroaching small... Read More →

(AT) Friends of Hagerman 2nd Saturday Nature Programs

Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge 6465 Refuge Rd, Sherman

Program:  Butterflies Speaker:  Laurie Sheppard Description:  Butterfly watching at Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge and photographing these colorful, engaging insects have increased in popularity in recent years, primarily because of the installation of the Butterfly Garden. With the increased interest and added attention, since 2016, 30 new species have been verified as seen in Grayson County.... Read More →