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July 2019

VSP: Seabourne Volunteer Day

July 17 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

Seabourne Creek Nature Park, 3831 State Highway 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States
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Come help out at Seabourne Creek Nature Park, our signature project!  Our starting time has moved to 9am.   There are several areas that we need help in: Butterfly Garden Weeding, mulching, planting Prairie Demo Garden Planning habitat gardens, planting, weeding, mulching, establishing water features, etc. Prairie Restoration Project Bumping up plants, weeding pots, help community volunteers plant prairie plants Arboretum Project Pruning, mulching, watering, nurturing the newly planted trees etc. Bird Sanctuary Filling bird feeders, maintaining bird sanctuary and…

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VSP: Kleb Woods Weekly Bird Walk

July 17 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until August 28, 2019

Kleb Woods, 220303 Draper Rd. at Mueschke Rd.
Tomball, TX,
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Join in on the weekly bird walk at Kleb Woods Nature Preserve.  They are surveying for birds that they have seen on the property over the last many years of bird walks. You can join them at any of their walks which generally happen each Wednesday (currently scheduled for 8:00 a.m.) Kleb Woods Nature Preserve is a nice property in Tomball that opened in the 1990’s. There is an impressive list of birds that they have seen on the property…

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VSP: Board Meeting

July 17 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 11:30 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 16, 2020

AgriLife Extension – Annex Conference Room, 1402 Band Road
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States
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The Coastal Prairie Chapter Board will meet on the third Wednesday of the month.   Board meetings are open to all chapter members.    

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VSP: Houston Audubon Natives Nursery

July 19 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 27, 2019

Edith Moore Nature Sanctuary, 440 Wilchester Blvd
Houston, TX, 77079
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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,…

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VSP: KPC Work Day at Indiangrass Prairie

July 19 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until December 27, 2019

KPC Indiangrass Preserve-Field Office, 31975 Hebert Road
Waller, Texas 77484
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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…

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VSP: Hempstead Watermelon Festival – OUTREACH BOOTH

July 20 @ 6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Hempstead – downtown, 1250 Austin St
Hempstead, Texas 77445
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Set up and staff a chapter booth at the Hempstead Watermelon Festival in order to promote our chapter's 2019 training class to draw interest from residents of Waller County.  We need to expand our reach into Waller county! Booths for non-profits are free of charge. Regular check-in begins at 6:00 AM Saturday. Booths must be set up by 8:30 AM and remain open until 6:00 PM. Booths not occupied by 8:00 AM may be reassigned by the Vendor Committee. If…

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VSP: Houston Audubon’s Monthly Bird Survey at Willow Water Hole Reserve

July 20 @ 7:00 am - 9:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until November 21, 2020

Willow Waterhole Reserve, 5201 South Willow Drive
Houston, Texas 77035
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HAS Monthly Bird Survey at Houston's Willow Waterhole Reserve General Information Leader: Mary Ann Beauchemin, Senior Naturalist at the Nature Discovery Center. The Nature Discovery Center is partnering with Houston Audubon to conduct the Willow Waterhole survey. The Willow Waterhole Bird Survey was started in June 2007 and is held on the third Saturday of each month (but no survey in December). During the 2-hour count, the number of species identified can range from around 30 in summer to over…

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VSP Seabourne Volunteer Day

July 20 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Seabourne Creek Nature Park, 3831 State Highway 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States
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Come help out at Seabourne Creek Nature Park, our signature project!  There are several areas that we need help in: Butterfly Garden Prairie Demo Garden Prairie Restoration Project Arboretum Project Bird Sanctuary Boy Scout Projects You will earn VSP hours and have a good time working with your fellow master naturalists! Seabourne is located at Map to Seabourne

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VSP: Bird Banding at GCBO

July 20 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until December 21, 2019

Gulf Coast Bird Observatory, 103 Texas 332
Lake Jackson, TX 77566 United States
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You are invited to join the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory at their monthly bird banding program at the GCBO headquarters in Lake Jackson on the third Saturday of each month from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Licensed bird banders and GCBO Research Associates Robert and Kay Lookingbill band at the sanctuary on a regular basis. Birds are captured for banding in very fine nylon nets known as “mist nets” because they are almost invisible in the environment. Captured birds are…

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VSP: Outreach Booth at “Volunteer Cleanup Day” at SCNP

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Seabourne Creek Nature Park, 3831 State Highway 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471 United States
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The magazine Absolutely Brazos posted an event in their July 2019 calendar about a "special volunteer cleanup day" hosted by our chapter at the SCNP on July 20 from 9 am to 11 am.   Currently, we are only planning a regular Saturday workday at the gardens and the prairie restoration area.  But we could always use extra volunteers from the public who might show up as a result of the magazine's posting. If the magazine post works, we could…

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