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Memorial Park Conservancy – Greenhouse & Eastern Glades

Memorial Park Greenhouse QH79+2P Washington Ave./ Memorial Park, Houston, TX, Houston, TX

New weekly volunteer opportunity at Memorial Park Greenhouse and Eastern Glades! We are in need of skilled horticulturalists with a passion for the environment to volunteer their time and talents during the months of January and February. We're hosting events on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday each week from 8 am - 11am. Master Naturalists are... Read More →

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Houston Arboretum – Gardening and Landscaping Volunteers

Houston Arboretum and Nature Center 4501 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX

The Houston Arboretum and Nature Center has a need for volunteers to assist with the gardening and landscaping team. They are starting a little earlier in the morning due to the heat. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday 8 am - 11 am. 4th Saturday of the month 8 am - 11 am. Meet in the Conservation... Read More →

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HPARD – Sylvan Rodriguez Park Volunteer Workday

Sylvan Rodriguez Park 1201 Clear Lake City Blvd, Houston, Texas

We have regular volunteers workday at two of our habitat restoration sites! Activities include planting native species and removing invasive plants. Please email NaturalResources@houstontx.gov to register. Planting Sylvan Rodriguez Park 1201 Clear Lake City Blvd Potting HPARDs maintenance facility, 16830 Diana Lane Dress for the weather!   Remember to bring water.  Other things to consider are... 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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NPAT – 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. Work and learn, and help with the care and maintenance of this rare coastal prairie. To RSVP and for more details, contact Della Barbato.

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Memorial Park Conservancy – Greenhouse & Eastern Glades

Memorial Park Greenhouse QH79+2P Washington Ave./ Memorial Park, Houston, TX, Houston, TX

New weekly volunteer opportunity at Memorial Park Greenhouse and Eastern Glades! We are in need of skilled horticulturalists with a passion for the environment to volunteer their time and talents during the months of January and February. We're hosting events on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday each week from 8 am - 11am. Master Naturalists are... Read More →

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Willow Waterhole Greenway

Willow Waterhole Greenway 5310 S Willow Dr, Houston, TX

Willow Waterhole Prairie Demo Gardens @ Willow Waterhole Greenway Great opportunity for Master Naturalists to work with native plants in a premier park which is slowly but surely becoming more naturalized. We work Thursday mornings 8:30-11:30 am at 5310 S. Willow Drive. We're working to clear some patches within the gardens in order to plant... Read More →

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Galveston Bay – Prairie Restoration

We work every Thursday from 8:30-11:30 am at the "Ecocenter Sponsored by Reliant" near Beach City and Baytown. See link: https://goo.gl/maps/RWsQ4qZcgXc9HcXv7 Duties include seeding, weeding, potting, transplanting plants, and occasional field collections of seed. All physical conditions of anyone who would like to participate are welcomed. For more information contact Ricci Simmons.      

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Plant Propagation

Memorial Park Greenhouse QH79+2P Washington Ave./ Memorial Park, Houston, TX, Houston, TX

GCMN Plant Propagation Workday No experience or equipment necessary, but you may want to bring garden gloves and drinking water. We work rain or shine. Some maps show the wrong location for the Memorial Park greenhouse. Please view the Google map or use the coordinates of the greenhouse: 29.763572, -95.430185. The Greenhouse is on the... Read More →

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Memorial Park Conservancy – Greenhouse & Eastern Glades

Memorial Park Greenhouse QH79+2P Washington Ave./ Memorial Park, Houston, TX, Houston, TX

New weekly volunteer opportunity at Memorial Park Greenhouse and Eastern Glades! We are in need of skilled horticulturalists with a passion for the environment to volunteer their time and talents during the months of January and February. We're hosting events on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday each week from 8 am - 11am. Master Naturalists are... Read More →