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VSP: Houston Audubon Natives Nursery

Edith Moore Nature Sanctuary 440 Wilchester Blvd , Houston, TX

Every Friday morning, Houston Audubon volunteers work in the Natives Nursery at Edith L Moore Nature Sanctuary, separating seedlings and bumping up wildflowers and grasses into 1-gallon containers. The plants are then used in coastal prairie restoration projects or are offered for sale in support of the Bird Friendly Community Program.   There are breaks for snacks and coffee.  They start earlier in the summer to avoid the heat.   If you would like to join the Friday morning volunteers, contact Anna Vallery at avallery@houstonaudubon.org to confirm the... Read More →

AT: Society For Ecological Restoration Conference

Sea Star Base 7509 Broadway St, Galveston

The Texas Society for Ecological Restoration 24th Annual Conference will take place November 8-10, 2019 at Sea Star Base Galveston, located at 7509 Broadway St in Galveston, TX 77554. All general and concurrent sessions will take place at Sea Star Base Galveston, as well as the awards banquet on Saturday, November 9th. Off-site field trip and workday options will take place on Friday afternoon, followed by a networking mixer on Friday evening. Budget-friendly onsite lodging will be available at Sea Star Base, which you can add on to... Read More →

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VSP: KPC Work Day at Indiangrass Prairie

KPC Indiangrass Preserve-Field Office 31975 Hebert Road, Waller

Where: KPC's Indiangrass Preserve and Shrike Prairie When: Fridays | 9 am – 1 pm (Also every Tuesday at 9 am - 3 pm and Saturday of the month at 9 am – 1 pm) Who: All are welcomed to participate – no experience necessary. Physical Requirements: Bending, kneeling, or sitting on the ground; some light lifting. What to wear: Closed-toed shoes, tall socks, long pants, long-sleeved shirt, hat. What to bring: Gardening gloves. All other tools are provided. Volunteer benefits: Prairie Work Day volunteers often get to... Read More →