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Native Host Plants For Texas Moths

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

Want to attract beautiful and beneficial pollinators like moths to your garden? Learn about the special relationships that exist between several native plant species and the moths that use them. Explore why native plants are essential to healthy ecosystems, the role of nectar and host plants, and how these insects find the desired host plant... Read More →

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

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 Third Saturday Work Days – 8:00 – 10:00 AM – COVID Yellow Alert

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

Sun in Fog - photo by Noel Zinn Join in the weekend fun at Seabourne.  Every first and third Saturdays, we will be at Seabourne working in the various projects we have going on there.   Come help at Seabourne Creek Nature Park (SCNP), Texas Master Naturalist Coastal Prairie Chapter’s signature project! It is a great... Read More →

AT: TWA Teacher Workshop Land Stewardship

Travis Elementary School 3311 Beauchamp St, Houston, TX

Lessons focus on teaching land stewardship, native wildlife, and water conservation and are Science TEKS-aligned for Grades K-8. About this event Please register for one date only. All workshops are identical statewide. If the workshop is full, please return to the workshop webpage and add your name to the waitlist. For more details about L.A.N.D.S.... Read More →

Free

AT: Nature Discussion Group at John Paul Landing Environmental Center

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

Mark Froehlich will discuss The Bird Way: A New Look at the How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think by Jennifer Ackerman. This book delves into the extraordinary lives of birds around the world, showing their intelligence, deception, playfulness, culture, and more. Ackerman uses the latest scientific research along with her own experience to explain... Read More →

Free

AT: Gardening For Pollinators

Online Zoom

Gardening For Pollinators June 23 2022 07:00pm - 08:30pm Reminder Online Learning GARDENING FOR POLLINATORS THUR JUNE 23, 2022 @ 7:00 –8:30PM LIVE ZOOM CLASS PRESENTER: SHERRY CRUSE $20 June 20 - 26, 2022, is Pollinator Week, an annual event celebrated internationally in support of pollinator health. Nearly all of our edible vegetables, herbs, flowers... Read More →

$20

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

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

Pollinator Workshop and Bioblitz

Deer Park Lawther Prairie 1222 E. Purdue Lane, Deer Park, TX

Enjoy and document the wildflowers and pollinators during the Bioblitz. Then hear Michael Eckenfels present our native bees and other pollinators. You will need the iNaturalist app to participate in Bioblitz. Space is limited.

Free

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 →