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VSP: Lawther-Deer Park Prairie 4th Saturday Workdays

November 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Rudbeckia and other flowers at SCNP

The Native Prairies Association of Texas (NPAT) and its Houston Chapter (HNPAT) welcome visitors to the Lawther-Deer Park Prairie!

All visitors must have a printed and signed release waiver in hand: field trip waiver or volunteer waiver. Please email HNPAT@TexasPrairie.org to schedule a visit.

WHO:          Lawther-Deer Park Prairie (DPP)

What:          Removing invasives, planting prairie plants

WHERE:     1222 East Purdue Lane  Deer Park TX 77536 (This is the address for the house on the prairie. Please do not park along the curb directly in front of our neighbors’ houses.)

WHEN:       4th Saturday of each month; 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

WHY:          It’s what TMNs do!

OTHER:     There are possible uneven terrain, biting insects, plants with thorns, etc., on the prairie. It’s advisable to wear and have the following available: outdoor clothing (closed-toe shoes and long pants), long-sleeve shirt (recommended), hat, water, and insect repellent.

COST: $0.00

Fort Bend County Orange COVID Guidelines: “Avoid and cancel medium (10-250 people) and large public private gatherings (250+). Practice social distancing and use face coverings.”

TMN COVID Guidance: “For any indoor or outdoor activities that do occur in-person, masks and social distancing considerations are encouraged.”

Scheduled workdays for DPP are the 4th Saturdays of each month, from 9 a.m. to 12:00 Noon. If you plan to participate and/or change plans at the last minute, please RSVP to HNPAT@TexasPrairie.org, or call Glenn at 936-827-7978.

If you have a group and would like to schedule a workday, other than the regular ones, please email HNPAT@TexasPrairie.org, or call 713-771-1415 (leave message).

 

[VSP hours to be recorded in VMS under the category “Community Nature/Public Access Deer Park Prairie: TMN Report Hours”]

Details

Date:
November 27
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Deer Park Lawther Prairie
1222 E. Purdue Lane
Deer Park, TX,
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