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VSP: December Bird Survey at James B. Harrison (JBH) Burr Property

Burr Property 6763 CR 121, East Bernard, Texas

"This hike ranges between 2-3.5 miles and covers a variety of habitats. Birders of all levels are welcome but please be aware this hike does cover some difficult terrain." Who: Birders and those interested in learning more about birding What: Spring Bird Count at the James B. Harrison (JBH) Burr Property When: Saturday, 12/3/2022, 7:30... Read More →

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VSP: Seabourne First Saturday Work Day – 9:00 – 11:00 AM

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 →

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Tree ID Walk-Russ Pitman Park

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 →

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VSP: Coastal Prairie Conservancy/KPC – Tuesday Work Day at Indiangrass Prairie – Green COVID Alert

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

The Coastal  Prairie Conservancy (CPC) seeks “Preserve and Native Nursery Volunteers”. Its COVID-19 Update notes volunteer opportunities are “Open to vaccinated volunteers”. “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... Read More →

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VSP: Seabourne Monthly 1st Wednesday Bird Hike

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

CPC Members Identifying Birds at Seabourne Creek Park Participation is open to the public - all ages and levels of birders are welcome. Binoculars and weather-appropriate clothing and footwear are recommended. Members of the Coastal Prairie Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists lead the hikes. The hikes are ongoing from October to May. In the event... Read More →

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VSP: Coastal Prairie Conservancy, Formerly Katy Prairie Conservancy, Friday Work Day at Indiangrass Prairie – Green 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 →

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Brazos Bend State Park: Holiday in the Park – Saturday, 12/10/2022

Brazos Bend State Park 21901 FM 762 Rd, Needville, Texas

"Join us for festive fun at the park and enjoy a full day of events! Celebrate the holidays with Brazos Bend State Park at our annual Holiday in the Park. This is an all-day event starting with a birding hike at 8am and continuing through 6pm for a day full of fun activities. There will... Read More →

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VSP: Coastal Prairie Conservancy – Williams Prairie Volunteer Day and Holiday Hike – Team Leaders Needed

Williams Prairie Hepplewhite at FM 359 , Brookshire, TX

"Looking for a way to get your hands dirty on the prairie?" Look no further. Join the Coastal Prairie Conservancy (CPC) for its Williams Prairie Volunteer Day and Holiday Hike. The CPC is looking for Team Leaders for this event! Who: Coastal Prairie Conservancy (CPC) What: Holiday Hike with some removing invasive species; clearing fences... Read More →

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VSP: 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

On the second and fourth Saturdays of each month, we host fun outreach or craft activities at the Butterfly Garden section of the Museum.  The topics vary and can include butterfly gardening, native plants, dragonflies, etc. Volunteers are needed to help staff our booth and present the topics above.  There will be two shifts per... Read More →