Feb 28 2019

Texas Riparian Association: 2019 Urban Riparian Symposium - Grapevine (Feb. 27-March 1)

Feb 27 2019 - 8:00am to Mar 1 2019 - 5:00pm
Grapevine Convention Centerr
1209 S Main St
Grapevine , TX

"Building Community Connections for Healthy Urban Streams"

The Urban Riparian Symposium provides an opportunity for natural resource professionals to share ideas, discuss management and policy issues, lessons learned in urban riparian and stream planning, assessment, design, construction and evaluation. The symposium will include presentations, panel discussions, receptions and pre-conference workshops/field tours. Early/Student registration is for $150 before Jan. 31. Late registration from Jan. 31 - Feb. 22 will be for $200.  

Women in the Environment: Networking Lunch - Dallas

Feb 28 2019 - 11:30am to 1:00pm
Olive Garden
10280 E Technology Blvd
Dallas , TX

The first meeting for WE 2019 will be a networking lunch, getting back to our roots. WE started in the summer of 2003, at an Olive Garden meeting. It’s been a 16 year journey of making friends, careers and participating in the explosive growth of environmental industries. 

info@womenintheenvironment.org

Fort Worth Nature Center: Nature Center After Hours - Fort Worth

Feb 28 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge
9601 Fossil Ridge Road
Ft Worth , TX

Join a naturalist to see who wakes up as the sun goes down. We will use flashlights to look for the shining eyes of mammals like deer, raccoons, and opossums. We will also keep an ear out for owls calling to their mates. Meet at the Front Gate. Pre-registration required. $10 (with paid admission)/MEMBERS $5.

Streams & Valleys: Project Bluebird Kick-Off Party - Ft Worth

Feb 28 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Streams & Valleys
2918 Wingate St
Ft Worth , TX

Gathering of volunteers who manage Fort Worth bluebird boxes at the start of of bluebird season.

Clean Eco Meetup: Dallas

Feb 28 2019 - 6:30pm
Picasso’s Pizza - Preston Hollow
12300 Inwood Rd, #116
Dallas , TX

Monthly gathering of DFW environmental groups and activists to share information on local issues.

Temeckia Derrough and Olinka Green have been invited to speak about issues affecting Joppa and the area around Lane Plating. They will also discuss General Honore’s recent visit to Dallas.

Other topics to be discussed include:

• The Legislature - New bills with more to come as the filing deadline of March 8 approaches

• Dallas Climate Plan

• Mayoral and Election Updates

• Pipeline updates - Rita will discuss the twinning of Keystone and a new major fight on the Permian Highway Pipeline through the virgin Hill Country area.

• Eminent Domain update of bills

• Electric buses - we will see if we can get an update....

• Your Upcoming Events

RSVP: Rita Beving, Public Citizen, Texas Landowners for Eminent Domain Reform
214-557-2271, email rita.beving@gmail.com antiquerita@aol.com.

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Native Plant Society of Texas, Trinity Forks Chapter iNaturalist at TWU Butterfly Garden- Dallas

Feb 28 2019 - 7:00pm
Texas Women's University
Ann Stuart Science Complex Rm 251
Denton , TX

Heard of iNaturalist? Not sure whether to use it or how? Dr. Camelia Maier and Dr. Amy Hammett of TWU’s biology department will show how their students use the app both in the classroom and in their explorations of the TWU Bettye Myers Butterfly Garden. Bring your tablet or smartphone and a friend. Free.

Arlington Organic Garden Club: Urban Edible Gardens - Arlington

Feb 28 2019 - 7:30pm
Bob Duncan Community Center
2800 S. Center St.
Arlington , TX

Sher Dunaway is the presenter.