Jan 14 2020

Texas Master Naturalist Blackland Prairie Chapter: Texas Master Naturalist Training - McKinney (Registration Deadline Jan. 15)

Dec 10 2019 - 7:00am to Jan 15 2020 - 5:00pm

Would you rescue a milkweed ?If the answer is yes, you just might be a Texas Master Naturalist!  

As a trained and certified Texas Master Naturalist you would be dedicated to the conservation, preservation, and restoration of Texas natural resources including native milkweed plants. 

The 2020 training class, sponsored by the Blackland Prairie Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist based in McKinney, begins in February 2020.  Completed applications will be accepted until January 15, 2020.  Learn more about why you might be a Texas Master Naturalist. 

Info: [email protected]

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City of Arlington: Leaf Recycling (Thru Feb. 21) - Arlington

Jan 1 2020 - 8:00am to Feb 21 2020 - 5:00pm
Four Collection Drop-Off Sites (See above) Arlington , TX

Beginning November 21, 2019 through February 21, 2020 Arlington residents may bring bagged leaves to one of four collection sites for free leaf recycling.

    •    Arlington Landfill - 800 Mosier Valley Rd.

    •    U.T.A. baseball parking lot on Mitchell Street east of Fielder Rd. - No contractors

    •    Bowman Springs Park - 7003 Poly Webb Rd. - No contractors

    •    S.J. Stovall Park - 2800 W. Sublett Rd. - No contractors

In an effort to improve the environment and our community, this service is provided by the City of Arlington for Arlington residents only.

Please

    •    NO Contractors

    •    NO Trash or Tree Limbs

    •    NO Illegal Dumping

During the dates listed above, contractors may bring leaves to the Arlington Landfill free of charge. For information call 817-354-2300. Contractors are not allowed to drop off leaves at the other sites.

Native Praires Association of Texas, Blackland Chapter: Grassland Birds and Wind Energy - Dallas

Jan 14 2020 - 6:30pm
CC Young Retirement Center
4847 West Lawther Drive Ste 100
Dallas , TX

Speaker Erin Hatchett.

See article.

Dallas Sierra Club: Commissary Is Very Necessary - Dallas

Jan 14 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Brookhaven College
3939 Valley View Ln Bldg H
Farmers Branch , TX

Marcus Russell, president of Commissary Is Very Necessary, will discuss their group's expanding work in combating environmental and social injustice in South Dallas County/South East Oak Cliff; CIVN’s recent collaboration with Climate Reality Project DFW Dallas Ecological Devastation Tour; and their partnership with local activist Olinka Green.

DIRECTIONS: http://www.dallassierraclub.org/page.htm?generalmeeting

Info: Victoria Howard, [email protected]