May 20 2020

Texas A&M AgriLife: Water University Classes - Online (April 30-May 28)

Apr 30 2020 - 5:00pm to May 28 2020 - 7:00pm
See website links TX

Fort Worth Nature Center: Virtual Wednesday Walk - Facebook

May 20 2020 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Facebook Live TX

Join a Fort Worth Nature Center naturalist for a virtually for a walk on the trails. Each week, he will pick a trail, hike, and see what is along the trail in the form of plants and animals. This is a great way to catch up and for you to see what is available on the trails. FWNC will continue these virtual walks while it is closed for the public. Hike starts at 10 a.m. Please check in and type in the comments section where you are watching from. Hike end time is not definitive. Typical hike will be an hour at the most.

Southern Sector Rising: Poisoned by Zip Code - Zoom

May 20 2020 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Zoom TX

Join Southern Sector Rising for a community briefing on the status of Environmental Justice during the COVID-19 pandemic in Dallas - especially Southern Dallas. Black and Brown communities are being disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic due to preexisting health inequities. Environmental health is even more important now. With the Climate Action Plan set to vote on May 27, we have a lot to discuss between now and then.

Speakers:

Marsha Jackson & Allen McGill - Co-chairs of Southern Sector Rising and members of the Lane Plating Superfund Site Community Advisory Group for District 8.

Pastor Danielle Ayers - Minister of Justice at Friendship West Baptist Church of Dallas and advocate for equal protection for all people.

Reverend McGruder - Youth Pastor at Friendship West Baptist Church of Dallas. David Malcolm McGruder is a minister, educator, and organizer hailing from Kansas City, Kansas. 

John Fullinwider - Long time Dallas organizer and activist who fought against the lead smelters in West Dallas and Oak Cliff, leading the formation of the Environmental Health Commission.

Evelyn Mayo - Chair of Downwinders at Risk and author of "In Plain Sight: Compliance Issues in Southern Dallas," presenting her latest research in partnership with Paul Quinn College on air pollution burden by zip code in Dallas.

With poem written and read by Fatima Hirsi

 

Via Zoom Meeting ID: 895 8797 475

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89587974754

One tap mobile 13462487799,,89587974754# US (Houston)

Wolf River Conservancy: 'Hidden Rivers of Southern Appalachia' Film Screening - Online

May 20 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Online TX

Five years in the making, "Hidden Rivers of Southern Appalachia" is a feature length, one-hour film that explores the rivers and streams of the Southern Appalachian region, North America’s most biologically rich waters. 

The film follows the work of conservation biologists and explorers throughout the region, and reveals both the beauty and vulnerability of this aquatic life, and how many people are finding ways to protect it.  Join us for an engaging evening from the comfort of your couch!

This event is free and appropriate for all ages of conservation enthusiasts; prior registration is required. 

For more info, or to watch the film trailer, please visit: wolfriver.org/hiddenrivers

Greater Fort Worth Sierra Club: "Big Bend N.P. - Places the Locals Whisper About" - Zoom

May 20 2020 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Zoom TX

Join Backwoods Adventures guide Tim Martin for this introduction to places off the beaten path in Big Bend National Park. Tim will cover little known historic and prehistoric Native American sites, early Mexican settlements, remnants from the ranching days and hikes that cannot be found in the guidebooks, in park literature, or on current maps. Whether you have been to Big Bend NP many times or hope to travel there soon, this is a presentation you won’t want to miss.

Join on Zoom!

Topic: Big Bend NP:Places the Locals Whisper About
Time: May 20, 2020 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8156763516?pwd=NkV1NzZ1OEhXNGg5a2xUaGpmRmY5QT09

Meeting ID: 815 676 3516
Password: GFWSC

One tap mobile
+13462487799,,8156763516#,,1#,720864# US (Houston)
+12532158782,,8156763516#,,1#,720864# US (Tacoma)

Dial by your location
+1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
+1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
+1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
+1 301 715 8592 US (Germantown)
+1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
+1 929 205 6099 US (New York)
Meeting ID: 815 676 3516
Password: 720864
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/keClVFxozW

See Less