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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 →

GCMN Outreach – Cub Scout Twilight Camp, Birds Station

Beren Academy 11333 Cliffwood Dr, Houston, TX

We've been asked to help out at an evening camp for 1st - 5th graders this year. I am looking for two more volunteers for Wed, Jun 22nd, 5:30 to 8:30 pm at Beren Academy. The topic will be birds. One station will be about "Red, White, and Blue" Roseate spoonbill, white pelican and great... Read More →

Mercer Botanic Gardens – Volunteer Orientation

Timber Lane Community Center 1904 Naplechase Crest Dr, Spring, TX

You are invited to a one-hour overview of Mercer Botanic Gardens – our history, present and future! You do not need to be a volunteer to attend, nor is this a requirement for volunteers. If interested, please call 713-274-4160.  Thank you!    

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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 →

Buffalo Bayou – Pollinator Walks

Lost Lake in Buffalo Bayou Park 902 Commerce St, Houston, TX

Bees, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other creatures transfer pollen among flowers, enabling the incredible diversity of plants on our planet to flower and fruit. Dr. Gabriela Sosa, BBP’s Conservation Manager, and... Read More →