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NTMN Member Spotlight

By Jennifer Weisensel Meet Your Next Dragonflyer Newsletter Editor: Dorothy Buechel Quick Facts: Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee NTMN Class: 2018 Fun Fact about yourself: I took the TMN training class with my father, Ted Bauman. He always finished the homework before I did. Jennifer: How did you hear about the TMN program/NTMN chapter? Dorothy: I first encountered NTMN at Native Plants and Prairie Day at White Rock Lake several years ago. Jennifer: What made you want to become an NTMN member? Dorothy: I love to be outside and was… Read More →

November Chapter Meeting – (Almost) Everything You Need to Know About Snakes

Meeting will be: Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at 6:30 pm at the Episcopal School of Dallas The purpose of this talk will be to provide attendees with practical knowledge regarding snake identification and behavior.  The emphasis will be on local snakes, although indigenous and exotic species will both be available to handle and examine closely.  In addition to covering snake basics, there will be an effort to “de-mythtify” snakes, doing away with many common misconceptions. K.C. Rudy President, Wildlife on the Move, Inc. Former Education Director, River Legacy Foundation, Living… Read More →

Become a Master Naturalist – Applications for the 2019 Spring Class are being accepted

BECOME A MASTER NATURALIST Application deadline – November 30, 2018. The North Texas Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalist Program began accepting applications on October 1, 2018, for its 2019 class. Master Naturalist Trainees receive in-depth education in wildlife and natural resource management, customized to focus on our local ecosystems. In return, Master Naturalists provide volunteer service in the form of community education, conservation, citizen science, and demonstration projects, while pursuing advanced training in areas of their special interests. The initial training includes 40 hours of classroom sessions… Read More →

October General Meeting: City of Dallas “One Water” Program & the Future of the Trinity Watershed

October Program: City of Dallas “One Water” Program & the future of the Trinity Watershed Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018 Location: Brookhaven College Please join us for a presentation by Terry Lowery and Sarah Standifer of the City of Dallas who will give us an overview of the City’s “One Water” and the future management of creeks, channels, and the Trinity River in Dallas.  As the Trinity River is an important part of the NTMN programs this informative session will provide us information we can all use. Because we… Read More →