Events

Texan by Nature (TxN) partners with 100+ 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.

Bicycling with Butterflies: An Evening with author Sara Dykman

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX

Author Sara Dykman shares the story of her 10,201 mile bicycle ride following the monarch butterflies from their overwintering grounds in central Mexico to Canada and back. Threatened with extinction, the monarchs remind us what is at stake, and how important it is for each of us to do our part. Come hear about herRead More

Free

Restoration Tour: Native Plants

Headwaters at the Comal 333 E Klingemann St, New Braunfels, TX

Enjoy a guided tour of Headwaters as we take a look at the native Texas plants on full display during the autumn season. Get inspired with ideas to replace your lawn, reduce water use, and add fall color and interest to your landscape. Attendees will look at and discuss a variety of drought tolerant, deer-resistant,Read More

Guided Hike

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX

Hit the trails for a guided hike! Join us for a guided tour led by one of our educators on the Trinity River Audubon Center Trails! Learn about our surrounding habitat while you enjoy a hike. Open to all ages. Entry to the grounds is included in your ticket price.

$10

Family Fishing at the Wetland!

John Bunker Sands Wetland Center 655 Martin Lane, Combine, TX

Join us for a morning of family fishing fun at the Wetland Center! Families will learn fish identification, knot tying, casting and tackle, and first aid. All equipment is provided for the workshop!

$10

Unplugged Adventure: Ranger Treks on the Prairie

Indiangrass Preserve 31975 Hebert Road, Waller, TX

Join us for our monthly nature hike on the Katy Prairie! This month’s theme is Texas Pollinator BioBlitz in participation with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department! Enjoy a guided hike through the prairie, exploring different areas each month, observe and learn about wildflowers, insects, and birds, and finish with pond dip-netting at the prairieRead More

Free

Songbird Supper

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX

Celebrate nature and return to the meadow UNDER THE PRAIRIE MOON while supporting Trinity River Audubon Center! This signature event coincides with fall bird migration and the full moon. Guests enjoy an outdoor dining experience on our winding, reclaimed prairie with the Great Trinity Forest as the backdrop.

$200

Trinity River Audubon Center Songbird Supper

Trinity River Audubon Center 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX

The Trinity River Audubon Center (TRAC) signature Songbird Supper event coincides with fall bird migration and the full moon. Songbird Supper gives attendees the unique experience of having a dinner in TRAC’s Blackland Prairie as the sun is setting, creating a wonderful natural atmosphere. Because of the unique setting, Songbird Supper is a most belovedRead More

$200

Bennett Trust Land Stewardship Women’s Conference

Inn on Barons Creek 308 South Washington St, Fredericksburg, TX

A conference devoted to helping women manage natural resources in the Edwards Plateau will take place in Fredericksburg, TX on October 10-11, 2022 at the Inn on Barons Creek. The women's conference is an extension of the Bennett Trust Land Stewardship Conference, which is held in Kerrville each April. Dr. Larry Redmon, Texas A&M AgriLifeRead More

$125

Texas Master Naturalist Chapter Project Fair

Online

Join us for our annual project fair contest! On October 11th as part of our virtual webinar series #TMNTuesdays we will feature the work of our Master Naturalist members across the state. Tentatively scheduled for 9am-1pm, we will share an updated time and list of projects that will be featured soon!

Free

DisabiliTree: Finding Ways to Integrate Nature and Accessibility

Online

Accessing nature can be a struggle for those with different abilities, and one of the best ways to make nature accessible is to look at each person’s individual needs. Using the film DisabiliTree: A Film on Disability and Trees, we will look at how some individuals with disabilities navigate disability and accessibility in nature. ThroughRead More

Free

Birds In the Landscape

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Ave, Austin, TX 78739 4801 La Crosse Avenue, Austin, TX

Join birders from Travis Audubon and horticulturists from the Wildflower Center on a morning field trip. Your guides will help identify both native and migratory birds and the native plants they rely on for food and shelter. Bring binoculars to see what feathered friends you can find throughout the gardens. This class will take placeRead More

$15

Stewarding Our Aquifer Field Day

Floyd County Friends Unity Cente 990 FM786, Lockney, TX

Farmers, ranchers, agency personnel, educators, and the interested public are invited to attend the next Stewarding Our Aquifer Field Day presented by Ogallala Commons. Participants will learn about management practices that can reduce groundwater depletion in the region, improve playa management for recharge of the Ogallala Aquifer, and assist in the transition from irrigated agricultureRead More

$20
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