Health & Nature

Texan by Nature (TxN) partners with 130+ conservation organizations across Texas to accelerate conservation action and impact. TxN aggregates and distributes conservation news and events from the partner network to increase engagement and awareness in conservation efforts. Browse opportunities to get involved with TxN and TxN’s conservation partner network below and use the search bar to find events in your area. See a full list of TxN’s conservation partners HERE.

Family Time in Nature Virtual Workshop


Free virtual workshop presented by Children in Nature Network featuring Heather Kuhlken, founder and executive director of Families in Nature and Denice Rochelle, founder and director of The Bronze Chapter. This workshop will focus on breaking down barriers to taking your family outside - including what to do when you finally get there!


Green Schoolyards as a Climate Change and Health Solution


As temperatures rise and heat waves become more frequent and intense because of climate change, it’s critical to understand how trees and other sources of shade affect temperatures and how children play, especially in under-resourced communities that often have higher temperatures, less nature access, and less supportive environments for physical activity than other communities. Further,Read More


Forest Bathing at Commons Ford

Commons Ford Ranch 614 N Commons Ford Road, Austin, TX, United States

Join FIN Program Coordinator and Forest Therapy Guide, Jordan, for a relaxing morning at Commons Ford Ranch. We will explore our senses and tap back in to our bodies while connecting with the Earth and nature around us. Forest Bathing, translated from the Japanese practice Shinrin-Yoku (bathing in the forest), is the art of slowingRead More

$15 – $29