- As North Texas Master Naturalists, we pledge to “subscribe to the highest standards of integrity and conduct.”Given the current unsettling events in our country, it is time to be forthcoming and unwavering in our commitment to this pledge within our community.
Native Landscape Certification Program Online Saturday, March 6, 2021 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM The Level 3 class of the Native Landscape Certification Program, Installing and Maintaining Native Landscapes, will be held online via Zoom. This class covers visualizing the differences between native and non-native landscapes; understanding how to install native plants into a landscape, including plant choice, purchase, placement, spacing, bed and soil preparation, what soils to use, mulching techniques, and how to plant trees, shrubs, perennials, grasses and seeds; identifying maintenance requirements, techniques, and maintenance schedules......
BRIT Online Learning – Advanced Class: Vegetable Gardening in North Texas Saturdays, March 6 and 13, 2021 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM Learn essentials for growing vegetables in Texas, including different types of planting sites, irrigation, soil biology, and more. This is a 5-hour class, divided into 2 sessions, Session 1 on March 6, 1:00-3:30 PM, and Session 2 on March 13, 1:00-3:30 PM. Class will take place on Zoom. Fee: $75, $65 BRIT members Register in advance by March 3 at http://shop.brit.org/education/adults/horticulture tg 2 27 21
Spring Medicinal Plants Sunday, March 7, 2021 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Learn about some of our local native and naturalized plant medicines. Learn identification of medicinal plants, their uses and preparations. Cost: $60 Information and registration: https://earthnativeschool.com Location: Earth Native Campus, 137 Woodview Lane, Bastrop, TX 76802 tg 2 2 21
NPAT Fort Worth Chapter Meeting Online Monday, March 8, 2021 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM The Fort Worth Chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas will hold their March 8 meeting online via Zoom. The topic will be “Riparian Management: Why Creeks Act the Way They Do,” presented by Ricky Linex. Register in advance: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpdOuoqz4vHNZjLg0UZOr5UMRaySIpKJEc Website: https://fortworthnpat.wordpress.com/ tg 2 27 21
Blackland Prairie Master Naturalists Virtual Meeting The topic of the Blackland Prairie MN March chapter meeting is “The Heard Gardens: A History of Native Plants in Three Acres or So.” Amy Monroy, Heard Native Garden Manager, will describe the evolution of the understanding and use of native plants in Texas. This meeting is online via Zoom. To join the meeting, email Rick Travis firstname.lastname@example.org or Linda Nixon email@example.com the day before the meeting requesting the Zoom ID and password. Website: http://bptmn.org tg 2 27 21