We are a group of trained volunteers who share our appreciation and knowledge of nature with the community through outreach, education and conservation/restoration projects.
Our chapter programs are open to the public and are usually held from January to November on the first Thursday of the month at 6:30pm for the social and 7:00pm-8:00pm for the program at the Rosenberg Civic Center ( Map to Rosenberg Civic Center ). Our next meeting will be about Sea Turtles and will be in July.
City Nature Challenge—We had the most species for all of the participating cities in the U.S.!! For the leaderboard results go to http://www.inaturalist.org/projects/city-nature-challenge-2017-san-francisco-bay-area/journal/9609-city-nature-challenge-2017-results
Seabourne Creek Nature Park
Click SEABOURNE CREEK NATURE PARK to learn about our signature project.
Go to this site for an article about Seabourne Omar Garcia blogs about Seabourne Creek Nature Park
Come out for our Weekend Walk@Seabourne Creek Nature Park on the 4TH SATURDAY of the month from 10am to noon.
BIRD HIKES Bird hikes offered at Seabourne Creek Nature Park will be back in October or November. For a full list of the birds seen at Seabourne go to Seabourne e-Bird Species List.
Coastal Prairie Blog
Call for Proposals is now open, with a deadline of Thursday, June 1st. Chapters are encouraged to invite speakers to submit their presentation applications. Sessions run from 30 min. – 4 hr. Sponsors and Vendors, including chapter partners, are also being sought. Vendor application deadline is September 29th. Video Contest deadline is September 22nd. Silent auction items will be needed again. More details can be found at http://txmn.org/2017-annual-meeting/
The newest Upper Texas Coast – Great Texas Birding Trail Map is now available from TPWD for $5.00. It includes our Seabourne Creek Nature Park as one of the new listings. To order call 1.800.792.1112 or go to https://tpwd.texas.gov/huntwild/wildlife/wildlife-trails/how-to-purchase.phtml . Thanks to Carol Schwartz for this information!
Listen to Laura Bush on this Texas Parks and Wildlife Podcast–TPWD Podcast with Laura Bush . Carol Schwartz sent this in and described the podcast by saying “about half way through she talks about how to help out with the monarch butterfly issue in Texas. She also mentions other butterfly friendly plants to consider planting in our yards and properties. Near the end she describes the efforts to restore native prairies at both their ranch in central Texas and around the new Bush Library at the SMU campus… Read More →