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VSP: KPC Work Day at Indiangrass Prairie

KPC Indiangrass Preserve-Field Office 31975 Hebert Road, Waller

Work Day at KPC's Indiangrass Preserve and Shrike Prairie When: Saturdays | 9 am – 1 pm (Also every Friday 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... Read More →

VSP: KPC Work Day

KPC Indiangrass Preserve-Field Office 31975 Hebert Road, Waller

Where: KPC's Indiangrass Preserve and Shrike Prairie When: Tuesdays | 9 am – 3 pm (Also every Friday and  Saturday of the month | 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,... Read More →

VSP: Public Meeting to Discuss Waller County Park, Trails & Open Space Master Plan

Waller County Community Center 21274 FM 1098, Prairie View

Join The Katy Prairie Conservancy to discuss the master plan for parks in Waller County. The following public meetings are currently scheduled: City of Prairie View Tuesday, January 21 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Waller County Community Center 21274 FM 1098, 21212 Fm 1098 Loop, Prairie View, TX, 77446 City of Waller Thursday, January 23... Read More →

VSP: KPC Seed Cleaning & Packing Pizza Party

Red Cross Building 2700 Southwest Freeway, Houston

Free Pizza!  Save the date: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 is the annual Seed Cleaning and Packing Pizza Party sponsored by Katy Prairie Conservancy (KPC) in conjunction with Houston Chapter - Native Prairies Association of Texas (HNPAT). Event will be at 6:30 p.m. (pizza), 7:00 p.m. (seed cleaning starts) at the Red Cross Building, 2700 Southwest Fwy,... Read More →

VSP: Public Meeting to Discuss Waller County Park, Trails & Open Space Master Plan

City of Waller Comunity Center 1118 Farr St, Waller

Join The Katy Prairie Conservancy to discuss the master plan for parks in Waller County. The following public meetings are currently scheduled: City of Prairie View Tuesday, January 21 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Waller County Community Center 21274 FM 1098, 21212 Fm 1098 Loop, Prairie View, TX, 77446 City of Waller Thursday, January 23... Read More →

AT: Unplugged Adventure: Foraging of the Katy Prairie

Online

Have you ever wondered how plants on the prairie can be used? The prairie is covered with a wide variety of vegetation that can be used in a multitude of ways. Learn how these plants can be used for medicinal or edible purposes, as well as which plants should be avoided. Join Dr. Mark "Merriwether"... Read More →

Free

VSP – Katy Prairie Conservancy: Prairie Seed Collecting

Katy Prairie Conservancy Rock Hollow Creek 31975 Hebert Road, Waller

Prairie Seed Collecting During the COVID-19 pandemic, seed collecting is a great way to enjoy the outdoors. The Katy Prairie Conservancy (KPC) has scheduled a seed collecting opportunity. The KPC's priority is to keep its staff and volunteer seed collectors safe. The KPC has established a protocol to for seed collecting and asks all seed... Read More →

Free

AT: Foraging of the Katy Prairie

Online

The prairie is covered with a wide variety of vegetation that can be used in a multitude of ways. Learn how these plants can be used for medicinal or edible purposes, as well as which plants should be avoided. Join Dr. Mark "Merriwether" Vorderbruggen for a virtual adventure on foraging of the Katy Prairie.

Free

AT: Unplugged Adventure: All About Migration

Online

Many migrating waterfowl call the Katy Prairie their home during the winter. Join Mikayla for a virtual viewing experience where you will be able to see the birds up close, ask questions, and enjoy the scenic Katy Prairie all from the comfort of your home.

Free

AT: Unplugged Adventures: Wildflowers of the Katy Prairie

Online

The wildflowers of the Katy Prairie are sure to look fantastic this spring thanks to all of the rain we received this winter! Join Cindy Crosby, author, master gardener, teacher, and prairie steward for a one-hour virtual adventure on the wildflowers you will see on the prairie this spring.

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