Bird Outing @ Lake Arrowhead State Park

Lake Arrowhead State Park

Join Penny Miller, other members and guests at Lake Arrowhead State Park for a bird outing.   Look for and identify birds found at the park.  This is a leisurely hike on level ground (handicap accessible).  Binoculars helpful, but not required.  You can borrow a birding pack (bird book/binoculars) from the State Park headquarters.  This outing... Read More →

Monthly Nature Hike

Join member for our Monthly Nature Hike.  Tentative subject(s) Astronomy, insects.  August 13 or 20. Date, time and location to be announced.

Understanding Drivers to Native Plant Gardening

Veronica studies in the Human Dimensions of Natural Resources Department at CSU under the mentorship of Dr. Rebecca Niemiec. Her work centers around social psychological research on motivators and barriers to different types of conservation behaviors, including native plant gardening and outreach. In this webinar Veronica will discuss the lessons learned from her applied research... Read More →

Water Testing

Meet at the Lake Wichita boat ramp on Kemp, across from the North Texas State Hospital.  After testing the water at the lake, the group will move to Lucy Park, at the park entrance near River Bend Nature Center.  Contact Carl Brown if you wish to attend. Report as FR: Texas Stream Team

Horned Lizard Survey/Monthly Hike

Copper Breaks State Park

Meet at Atwoods at 6 am to carpool to Copper Breaks State Park.  Or meet at Copper Breaks State Park's Bull Canyon Trailhead at 8 am to hunt for Horned Lizards. You can count time as FR: Horned Lizard Survey or PO: Chapter Sponsored Hike (depending on how you volunteer).

Water Testing/Horned Lizard Survey – Comanche Springs

Comanche Springs Astronomy Campus FM 654, Crowell

Travel to Comanche Springs Astronomy Campus near Crowell, TX to assist with Water Testing and a Horned  Lizard Survey.  Please text or email Lynn if you are interested in assisting (940-867-3006).  After the water testing and survey, Lynn and Christena will check the game cameras.  You are welcome to assist.

Pollinator Habitat: Principles and Design

Randy Johson will discuss 4 critical elements: Diversity, effective design, the plants and maintenance. This is a presentation he developed for teacher training as a collaborative partner with The National Wildlife Federation; He worked with them installing school gardens in the DALLAS ISD. It is geared for folks with not a lot of horticulture background... Read More →

August Board Meeting

The Officers of the Rolling Plains Chapter board meeting will be at 5:30 pm.

September Monthly Meeting

Join us at MSU, Bolin Science Hall, Rm 209 or contact rollingplainschaptertmn@gmail.com for the Zoom link.  Use the south entrance of Bolin Science Hall.  Handicap-accessible. Program to be announced.

September Bird Outing @ Lake Arrowhead State Park

Join Penny Miller, other members and guests at Lake Arrowhead State Park for a bird outing.   Look for and identify birds found at the park.  This is a leisurely hike on level ground (handicap accessible).  Binoculars helpful, but not required.  You can borrow a birding pack (bird book/binoculars) from the State Park headquarters.  This outing... Read More →