Texas Land Conservancy

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.

Banita Creek Preserve BioBlitz

Banita Creek Preserve 499 Rusk St, Nacogdoches, TX

Are you ready to discover the natural world by identifying plants and animals in your community?! Join TLC and our partners at The National Association of Interpretation (NAI) – SFASU Chapter for a 24-hour Bioblitz at Banita Creek Preserve in Nacogdoches. This event is FREE and open to anyone.


Sandy Ranch Wildflower Hike

Sandy Ranch Johnson City, TX

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 Hill Country Program Director Stephen Ramirez. $20 per non-member, $10 per member,Read More


BioBlitz Hike at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve 2875 Pierce St, Dallas, TX

Join our North Texas Program Director Amber Arseneaux for a guided hike during the City Nature Challenge to see if we can get Oak Cliff Nature Preserve on the map! No experience necessary, just join us for a fun hike around the preserve where we will identify and documents as many plants and animals asRead More


40th Anniversary Event: Spring Weekend at Ivys

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

TLC’s Ivy Payne Preserve will be open for a weekend of camping, guided hikes, and other activities as we celebrate 35 years of protection for this preserve. 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 alsoRead More


40th Anniversary Event: Golden-cheeked Warbler Hike at Los Rincones

Los Rincones Kerrville, TX

TLC invites you to join us for a Golden-cheeked Warbler hike on our very own Los Rincones Preserve, a protected corner of Texas right on the edge of Kerrville. While Los Rincones is known for it’s Hill Country vistas and deeply cut ravines, the endangered Golden-cheeked Warbler simply knows it as home. We will provideRead More


National Trails Day at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve 2875 Pierce St, Dallas, TX

Celebrate National Trails Day by volunteering at Oak Cliff Nature Preserve! This 121-acre preserve is 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 workRead More


40th Anniversary Event: Hikes and Hayrides at Chalk Mountain

Glen Rose, TX Glen Rose, TX

Join TLC and members of the Texas Master Naturalist, Rio Brazos Chapter for guided hikes and hayrides at Chalk Mountain Ranch, a 340-acre former ranch that has been permanently protected by TLC in Somervell County. Explore the upland prairies with restored native grasses and discover the forested canyons on the limestone escarpment of the LampasasRead More


Oak Cliff Nature Preserve Monthly Workday – August

Oak Cliff Nature Preserve 2875 Pierce St, Dallas, TX

Come help keep Oak Cliff Nature Preserve beautiful every month. In addition to individuals and families, we encourage you to bring a group and help us restore this urban treasure! Please RSVP so we'll know how many people to expect and can update you with any changes due to inclement weather. Arrive by 7:45 amRead More


Marysee Prairie Monthly Workday

Marysee Prairie 30.254899°, -94.6800920176°, TX

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


Texas Nature Lotería at Alamo Beer Company

Alamo Beer Company 202 Lamar St, San Antonio, TX

Join TLC for a Texas Nature Lotería! Focusing on all things nature, this is a traditional game of chance, similar to bingo, but using images instead of numbers. You can purchase as many boards as you’d like ($5.00 per board) and compete for top-notch prizes from local businesses while enjoying craft beer all night long.Read More


Sip & Support Texas Land Conservancy at Deep Ellum Brewing Company

Deep Ellum Brewing Company 2823 St Louis St, Dallas, TX

Come have a beer with us on September 1st at Deep Ellum Brewing Company (2823 St Louis St, Dallas, TX 75226) to kick off North Texas Giving Day! The brewery will donate $1 from every beer sold to Texas Land Conservancy from 11am to 10pm. The taproom includes a variety of craft beers, food, andRead More


40TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT: Harvest Moon Celebration at Kachina Prairie

Kachina Prarie 1816 West Baldridge St, Ennis, TX

Join TLC and members of the Texas Master Naturalist, Indian Trail Chapter for a Harvest Moon Celebration at Kachina Prairie, a 30-acre preserve owned by the City of Ennis and permanently protected by Texas Land Conservancy. Kachina Prairie is a rare, undisturbed part of the Blackland Prairie eco-region, and this family-friendly event will highlight nativeRead More