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AT: If A Tree Falls In The Forest…

Online

What exactly IS a forest? Forest Management 101 Managing Oak Wilt All about epiphytes Trees, water, and drought

Free

AT: Big Bend National Park

Metropolitan Multi Service Center 1475 West Gray, Houston, United States

KARINA BOESE will acquaint attendees with the native cacti and succulents in Big Bend National Park.

Free
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AT: Raptor Identification Workshop with William Clark

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Bill Clark is a photographer, author, researcher, and lecturer and has over 50 years of experience working with birds of prey, including 5 years as Director of NWF’s Raptor Information Center. He has published numerous articles on raptor subjects; has traveled extensively world-wide studying, observing, and photographing raptors; and regularly led raptor and birding tours... Read More →

$150

AT: Raptor Identification Workshop

Gulf Coast Bird Observatory 103 Texas 332, Lake Jackson, TX

Bill Clark is a photographer, author, researcher, and lecturer and has over 50 years of experience working with birds of prey, including 5 years as Director of NWF’s Raptor Information Center. He has published numerous articles on raptor subjects; has traveled extensively world-wide studying, observing, and photographing raptors; and regularly led raptor and birding tours... Read More →

$150
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VSP: Coastal Prairie Conservancy, Formerly Katy Prairie Conservancy, Friday Work Day at Indiangrass Prairie – Yellow COVID Alert

CPC Indiangrass Preserve-Field Office 31975 Hebert Road, Waller, Texas

Per the Coastal Prairie Conservancy (CPC), "COVID-19 UPDATE - Volunteer opportunities are back! Following the latest recommendation from the CDC, face coverings are now optional for volunteers and visitors indoors and outdoors. We ask that all volunteers and visitors continue to act with courtesy, kindness, and common sense, respecting the choice of the Coastal Prairie... Read More →

Free

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VSP: Seabourne First Saturday Work Day – 8:30 – 10:30 AM – Yellow COVID Alert

Seabourne Creek Nature Park 3831 State Highway 36 South, Rosenberg, TX

Although scheduled Seabourne Creek Nature Park (SCNP) Volunteer Days are, again, on pause due to Red COVID Alert, there will be individual tasks only to advance to advance our TMN CPC projects. For bump ups, prairie planting, nursery maintenance, and/or trail maintenance, please contact Jerry Trenta, Seabourne Director (713-898-4769/jerrytrenta@txtrentas.com), to make arrangements prior to going... Read More →

AT: Native Plant Propagation

Houston Arboretum & Nature Center 4501 Woodway Drive, Houston, TX

$40 member / $65 nonmember (per person) Instructor: Caitlin Keating Ages 12 and up Many native plants aren’t available at nurseries, so at the Arboretum we grow them! In this class you’ll learn about different methods of plant propagation and then you’ll get the rare opportunity to collect seeds and cuttings to get your own... Read More →

$40 – $65

Tree ID Walk

Nature Discovery Center-Russ Pitman Park 7112 Newcastle, Bellaire, TX

What: Anytime is a great time to learn more about trees! Jim McKee, a Master Naturalist, tree lover, and bird watcher leads walks to teach visitors how to identify the trees that live here in Russ Pitman Park. Jim shares lots of interesting historical and biological facts about the many species of trees we have... Read More →

Free