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Sheldon Lake – Prairie Plant-a-thon

Sheldon Lake State Park and Environmental Learning Center 14140 Garrett Rd, Houston, Houston, TX

Join us for our annual Prairie Plant-a-thon volunteer event where we put thousands of native grasses and forbs back into the prairie. Help us restore the coastal prairie! This is a unique ecosystem that once covered the landscape of Houston, and provides habitat for many birds, amphibians, and mammals. Families, children above 8 years of... Read More →

Houston Parks – Volunteer Tree Planting

Townwood Park 3402 Simsbrook Dr, Houston, Texas

Opportunity to volunteer planting trees with Houston Parks. All volunteers would need to email naturalresources@houstontx.gov before hand to register. Please record hours as Houston Parks - Trails and Wildscapes.

Nature Discovery Center – Trail Maintenance

Nature Discovery Center 7112 Newcastle, Bellaire, TX

Volunteers will maintain trails at the Nature Discovery Center, contact Reba at rwiles104@gmail.com to register. Address: 7112 Newcastle, Bellaire, TX 77401

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Katy Prairie – 9 Natives Volunteer Day

Houston Museum of Natural Science 5555 Hermann Park Dr, Houston, TX

Volunteers will work in the native plant garden at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, 5555 Hermann Park Dr. This is a perfect way to support native plants in the heart of Houston. Volunteers will maintain the garden by pulling weeds, planting new native plants, and monitoring the garden’s growth. Volunteers of all ages and... Read More →

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Exploration Green – Wetland Nursery

Exploration Green Nursery 1801 Neptune Lane, Houston, TX

Exploration Green Wetland Nursery Volunteer Workday The Wetland Nursery at Exploration Green is located near 1719 Neptune Lane, Clear Lake City (Houston) 77062. Park along the street near the bridge (from which you can see the nursery) and take the northeast trail. We will propagate plants, prepare for planting events, weed tanks, turn compost and... Read More →

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Kleb Woods

Kleb Woods Nature Center 20303 Draper Road, Tomball, TX

Assist  the volunteer work crew with the weekly activities. Map of Kleb Woods Park

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Exploration Green – Wetland Nursery

Exploration Green Nursery 1801 Neptune Lane, Houston, TX

Exploration Green Wetland Nursery Volunteer Workday The Wetland Nursery at Exploration Green is located near 1719 Neptune Lane, Clear Lake City (Houston) 77062. Park along the street near the bridge (from which you can see the nursery) and take the northeast trail. We will propagate plants, prepare for planting events, weed tanks, turn compost and... Read More →

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Deer Park Prairie

Deer Park Prairie Preserve 1222 E. Purdue Lane, Deer Park, Tx

All first-time volunteers should bring a signed release waiver: volunteer waiver. Please RSVP to HNPAT@TexasPrairie.org or call Glenn at 1-936-827-7978.

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Exploration Green – Wetland Nursery

Exploration Green Nursery 1801 Neptune Lane, Houston, TX

Exploration Green Plant Propagation The Wetland Nursery at Exploration Green is located near 1719 Neptune Lane, Clear Lake City (Houston) 77062. Park along the street near the bridge (from which you can see the nursery) and take the northeast trail. We will propagate plants, prepare for planting events, weed tanks, turn compost and general maintenance... Read More →