Indian Trails TMN chapter meeting - Program by Sam Kieschnick.  Why do people hate wasps? Lots of critters bite or sting, but wasps rank among the top of ‘least liked insects.’ Fear of wasps may be linked to a lack of information about these really amazing and interesting insects. In this presentation, we’ll learn all about... Read More →

Ecologically – Sound Mosquito Management at Home

Mosquitos are a nuisance at best and health risk at worst, so it's understandable why many people turn to insecticides to try and control these pests.  Though spraying may seem like a quick and easy way to deal with mosquitos, it's often an ineffective control strategy.  Worse, these insecticides are toxic to pollinators and other... Read More →

Photography and Science of the Dalquest Research Station

Wichita Falls Museum of Art 2 Eureka Circle, Wichita Falls, TX

Join us as Dr. Ray Willis, MSU Biology Professor introduces the Dalquest Research Site. Hannah and William Meddaugh will speak about their photography and their experience at the research site.  At Wichita Falls Museum of Art.  Live event.  Not virtual.

Field Trip with Dr. Estes to Oklahoma City

Tentative date to travel to Oklahoma City to meet with Dr. Estes for a  field trip to the Arboreum.  We will carpool to the event site.  More details to come. There will be no AT or VT with this field trip.  Just for pleasure and learning.

Plum Creek Fishing Rodeo

Assist the Texas Inland Fisheries crew during the Kid Fishing Rodeo by signing up registrants, helping with measuring, etc. Contact Robert Mauk before the event starts on the north side of the lake to be assigned duties. The event will be at Plum Lake, which is next to the Wichita Falls Softball Complex at 1702... Read More →

March 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. Enjoy learning about grasses from Alex Nelson and we will have a presentation (on the humorous side) on birds by Kevin Scanlin. Report as "AT: Chapter Meeting" for the program;... Read More →

Training Class 2 – Ornithology

Second Training Class Dr. Marcy Brown Marsden, Dean of MSU's College of Science and Mathematics, will teach Ornithology, bird watching and conservation. Meeting available by Zoom, but in person is preferred.  This is a hands on class where you will be able to see and handle bird skins.  It doesn't have the same context online. ... Read More →

Structures for Wildlife

Learn how landowners can modify practices on their property by leaving natural materials to create structure or adding artificial structures to benefit wildlife. There are ample resources to help those wanting to implement structures, including free technical advice and cost-share assistance. Register Here. Report as AT:  Approved Webinars

Bird Outing for March

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 →

Texas Stream Team Water Testing for March

**** NEW DATE ***** Water testing will be conducted at Lake Wichita and the Wichita River.  Meet at the Lake Wichita boat ramp at 9 am.  To reach the parking lot, travel south on Kemp Blvd.  The entrance to the ramp is on your right, just before you get to the State Hospital (on opposite... Read More →