VSP Weekly Bird Walk at John Paul Landing Environmental Education Center

John Paul Landing Park Environmental Education Center 9950 Katy Hockley Road, Cypress, TX

Start your day with a guided walk to explore the birds of John Paul Landing Park. All ages and levels of experience welcome. Please bring your own equipment, water, and bug spray, etc. Hats and sunscreen are recommended as there is little shade along the 2-mile route. Walks leave from John Paul Landing Environmental Education... Read More →

VSP: Coastal Prairie Conservancy Friday Work Day at Indiangrass Prairie

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

“Come get your hands dirty on the prairie. Every Tuesday and Friday on the Indiangrass Preserve, volunteers participate in activities critical to the success of our restoration program. Volunteers maintain the Ann Hamilton Trail, grow out native species in our Coastal Prairie Native Seed Nursery, plant native wildflowers and grasses, remove invasive species, build and... Read More →


VSP Willow Fork Park- Volunteer in the Pollinator Garden

Willow Fork Park Grand Pkwy. & Cinco Ranch Blvd., Katy, TX, United States

Volunteers are welcome every Saturday 8:30am -12:00pm (except when raining) to work in the Willow Fork Park Pollinator Garden, located just north of Cinco Ranch High School. Put in half an hour or all four hours VSP credit, as you are able. Bring  your typical gardening equipment. Questions? Call Diane Russell 281-797-1527.

VSP: Coastal Prairie Conservancy – Stewardship Saturdays

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

"Looking for a way to get your hands dirty on the prairie?" Look no further. Join the Coastal Prairie Conservancy for its Stewardship Saturdays!" All are welcomed to participate - no experience necessary! Groups larger than ten individuals, please contact [email protected] to register. Who: Coastal Prairie Conservancy (CPC) What: Assist CPC in removing invasive species;... Read More →


VSP SPLASh Texas Surfside Jetty Cleanup

Surfside Jetty County Pa 101 Parkview Rd, Surfside Beach, United States

Jetty clean-up at  Surfside Jetty County Park, Surfside Texas from 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM. Meet in the park parking lot. https://maps.app.goo.gl/wCjsr1eZAFnSwn8Y9 This qualifies for Waters Specialist VSP but anyone can participate.

VSP: Second Saturday Pollinator Garden Workday At Kolter Elementary School

Kolter Elementary 9701 Runnymeade, Houston, Texas, United States

The Gulf Coast Chapter has asked for assistance at their Kolter Elementary Pollinator Garden. The school is located at the corner of Runnymeade and Dumfries streets in Houston, 9701 Runnymeade . In addition to working in the garden, there is new native planting in front of school that needs tending. Please come for an hour... Read More →

VSP: 2024 Saturday Outreach at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land

Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land 13016 University Blvd., Sugar Land TX 77479, TX, United States

Join us in reaching out to the community every 2nd and 4th Saturday at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land.  Share your knowledge of nature in a beautiful setting with families and kids at the museum. July Plastic-Free July 7/13/24 and 7/27/24 Lead Debbie Wendt Learn why it is important to reduce plastic... Read More →

VSP: Present Butterfly WOW at St. John’s United Methodist Church VBS

St. John's United Methodist Church 400 Jackson, Richmond, United States

This event has been postponed from 7-8-24 to 7-15-24 due to Hurricane Beryl. Present the Butterfly2 WOW to 50-90  elementary school children who will be rotate through 6 different stations in 20 minutes slots. You will need to share the information in the WOW and offer a short exercise to fill the time. Event is... Read More →

VSP Kleb Woods Ecological Survey of Mosquitos

Kleb Woods 220303 Draper Rd. at Mueschke Rd., Tomball, TX

Tuesday, July 16th 9:00am - 10:30am Kelb Woods Ecological Survey of mosquitos from traps, ponds, and wetland areas at Kleb Woods.  Anita Schiller, Entomology Outreach Specialist, will be helping with the survey and teaching participants about the species of mosquitoes that are found in our area.  This will go hand in hand with the following... Read More →