Texas Land Conservancy

Texan by Nature (TxN) partners with 150+ 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.

Malone Preserve Workday – February

Vivian J. Malone Preserve County Road 1109B, Rio Vista, TX, United States

Join TLC and our partners from the Texas Master Naturalists, Rio Brazos Chapter for trail maintenance and habitat restoration at TLC’s Vivian J. Malone Preserve, a 145-acre nature preserve in Rio Vista, TX. No skills needed! Please wear closed-toed shoes and bring a water bottle. Families are welcome, but children must be accompanied by anRead More

Free

Earth Month Kickoff and Volunteer Workday at OCNP

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve 2875 Pierce St, Dallas, TX, United States

Join TLC, DORBA, the Dallas Police Department, and other partners as we kick off Earth Month 2023 at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve (OCNP). OCNP is a 121-acre preserve in the heart of the Oak Cliff neighborhood and well-loved by the people of Dallas, especially the hiking and mountain biking community. Enjoy coffee sponsored by PeaberryRead More

Free

Sandy Ranch Wildflower Walk

Sandy Ranch Johnson City, TX, United States

Join us for a walk in the wildflowers at Sandy Ranch, a conservation easement property in Johnson City, Texas (about an hour outside of Austin). This will be a 2-3 mile, moderate difficulty hike in the lush savannah along Hickory Creek led by Conservation Director Stephen Ramirez. Because this event is taking place on privateRead More

$10 – $20

Spring Weekend at Ivys

Ivy Payne Preserve 650 An County Rd 134, Elkhart, TX, United States

TLC’s Ivy Payne Preserve will be open for a weekend of camping, guided hikes, and other activities. Come for the day or stay for the weekend. We will have three FREE guided hikes over the weekend that are open to everyone! The preserve will also be open from dawn to dusk on Saturday if visitorsRead More

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Prairie Wildlife & Wildflower Adventure

Ellis County Rural Heritage Farm 130 Cunningham Meadows Rd, Waxahachie, TX, United States

This event is hosted on the privately-owned Ellis County Rural Heritage Farm that is permanently protected by TLC. Bring the whole family to enjoy a fun Sunday afternoon in the country. FREE wildflower tours, interactive exhibits and activities in partnership with the Indian Trail Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalists and the Prairielands Groundwater ConservationRead More

Free

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve Monthly Workday – August

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve 2875 Pierce St, Dallas, TX, United States

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve (OCNP) is a 121-acre preserve in the heart of the Oak Cliff neighborhood and well-loved by the people of Dallas, especially the hiking and mountain biking community. Please arrive by 7:45am to get registered and bring closed-toed shoes and a water bottle. We'll have work gloves and all the tools you'llRead More

Free

Marysee Prairie Monthly Workday – August

Marysee Prairie 30.254899°, -94.6800920176°, TX, United States

Marysee Prairie is one of the last remnants of tallgrass prairie in the Big Thicket region. Come assist Texas Land Conservancy in their ongoing effort to revive and maintain the native grasses and wildflowers on this site near Batson, Texas. Work tasks vary by month, but they involve controlling the regrowth of woody species andRead More

Free

¡Cumplimos un Año! Texas Nature Lotería con TLC y LO ATX!

Zilker Brewing 1701 East 6th Street, Austin, TX, TX, United States

TLC is excited to join our friends from Latino Outdoors - Austin in celebrating their one-year anniversary. Come celebrate with the TLC and LO community at Zilker Brewing in Austin with a fun evening of Texas Nature Lotería! Focusing on all things nature, this is a traditional game of chance, similar to bingo, but usingRead More

Free

1st Day Hike at Los Madrones

Dripping Springs, TX Dripping Springs, United States

Join TLC staff and board for a family friendly hike at Los Madrones Ranch in Dripping Springs. What better way to kick off the new year than with a walk in nature. This will be a moderate level hike, and will include some uneven terrain. Come on out and explore this 396-acre protected preserve withRead More

$10 – $20

MLK Jr Day of Service at Palmer-Jewert Preserve

Terrel, Texas Terrel, United States

Join us for Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service to clear trails and provide habitat restoration at one of TLC's preserves near Terrell, Texas. A light lunch will be provided, and participants will have a chance to explore this North Texas preserve that is owned by TLC and not currently open to the public.Read More

Free

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve Monthly Workday – February

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve 2875 Pierce St, Dallas, TX, United States

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve (OCNP) is a 121- acre preserve that is well-loved by the people of Dallas. Come assist Texas Land Conservancy in their ongoing effort to maintain this preserve in Dallas, TX.

Free

Malone Preserve Workday – February

Vivian J. Malone Preserve County Road 1109B, Rio Vista, TX, United States

TLC’s Malone Preserve is located just outside of Rio Vista in North Texas and is not yet open to the public. This workday will focus on habitat restoration and trail maintenance, providing access to the West Prairie and the Overlook Trail.

Free
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