Training Classes starts

Join us in welcoming the class of 2022.  Meet at River Bend Nature Center for an overview of volunteer opportunities and to meet with our Chapter Partners.  Learn about how and why we volunteer.  Current members are encouraged to attend. Trainees report as Training Class (Orientation) Current members report as CB: Hospitality (1 hour)

Monthly Hike

Join members for a hike at Lake Gordon.  Meet at the parking area at the corner of W. Clara Ave. and N. Yosemite Street.  We'll be looking for birds, early wildflowers and making any observations we can. Report as PO: Chapter-sponsored Monthly Hike.

Lake Wichita Park Cleanup – date change

Chat Trail, Wichita Falls

Help with picking up trash in Lake Wichita Park.  Meet at the Chat Trail parking lot.  The City will provide grabbers and trash bags.  Bring gloves and any other items you might need to pick up trash.

In the Life of the Bumble Bee Queen (and the Cuckoo too!)

Join Rich Hatfield, Xerces Senior Endangered Species Conservation Biologist, to take a deep dive into the reproductive females of bumble bees, including cuckoo bumble bees. We'll primarily look at the solitary phase of the lifecycle, including what is known about where and how they hibernate, and what we know about what it takes to establish... Read More →

April Chapter Meeting

Join us at MSU, Bolin Science Hall, Room 209 or contact rollingplainschaptertmn@gmail.com for the Zoom link.  Use the south entrance of Bolin Science Hall.  Handicap-accessible.  Program to be announced. Report as AT: Chapter Meeting for the program; CB:Administrative Work: Chapter Meeting for the chapter business meeting.

Training Class #2

Midwestern State University

Training Class 2 - introduction to the Rolling Plains Chapter TMN.  Meet at MSU's Bolin Hall room 213.  Because of construction, please use either the front door (facing Taft) or the exterior stairwell door on the south side parking lot.

TMNTuesday for April

This will be the Virtual Volunteer Fair. This returning feature of our program easily allows members to remain active during the hottest months of the year and provide service opportunities for any ability throughout the year. The TMN Virtual Volunteer Fair (VVF) is an opportunity for our partner conservation organizations to present service projects that... Read More →

Climate Change and the Implications for the Fayette Prairie Ecosystem

How will climate change impact Texas and the native prairie and savanna ecosystems? How do we plan restorations to be sustainable in 2050? Do we need to change our land management practices? The NPAT Fayette Prairie Chapter will host a year-long series of presentations to explore climate change and the implications for the Fayette Prairie ecosystem. Beginning... Read More →

Texas Stream Team Water Testing for April

Because of low water levels at Lake Wichita, water testing will only be conducted at the Wichita River.  Meet in Lucy Park, just inside the park near River Bend Nature Center.  This event will be held the second Friday of each month, unless noted otherwise. Contact Carl Brown for more information. Report as FR: Texas... Read More →