Meeting Speakers for 2020

NTMN meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month. Meetings are open to the public. There is no charge to attend. Summer social and award dinner are for NTMN members and their guests only. NTMN members earn 1 hour AT for attendance at meetings with speakers; report time to NTX: Chapter Meeting.

  • Social time starts at 6:30 pm.
  • Meeting at 7 pm.
  • Speaker begins at approximately 7:30 pm.

Wednesday, January 1

Mick Tune, author of Wildering: Anyone’s Guide to Enjoying the American Wilderness

Day Hikes & Backpacking

Dogwood Canyon Audubon Center, Cedar Hill

Wednesday, February 5

Cancelled due to weather.

Wednesday, March 4

Erich Neupert, Blackland Prairie Raptor Center & Tracy Cassidy, veterinary specialist

Owls & Rodenticide

Texas A&M AgriLife Dallas County Extension Satellite Office, South Garland

Wednesday, April 1

canceled due to COVID-19

Wednesday, May 6

Sam Kieschnick, Citizen scientists and 2020 BioBlitz

Online by Zoom

Wednesday, June 3

Fouad H. Jaber, Associate Professor and Water Resources Specialist, Texas A&M University

Fluvial Geomorphology and Stream Restoration

Online by Zoom

Wednesday, July 1

Steve Smith, Trinity Coalition board chair

Trinity Nature Park & Elm Fork Paddling Trail 

Online by Zoom

Wednesday, August 5

Adrienne Paquette, Texas Wildlife Association

A Guide to Guiding

Online by Zoom

Wednesday, September 2

Steve Smith, Trinity Coalition

Trinity River Paddling Trail 

Online by Zoom

Wednesday, October 7

Dr. Manuela Dal Forno, research botanist, Botanical Research Institute of Texas

Lichens 101    

Online by Zoom

Wednesday, November 4

Heidi Bailey, TPWD Wildlife Biologist

Animal tracking 

Online by Zoom

Wednesday, December 9

Mary Pearl Meuth and Michelle M. Haggerty, Texas Master Naturalists

Awards & Year-End Wrap up

Online by Zoom

Please see our website category Next Speaker or Events at our Facebook page for more details on speaker and locations.

Comments are closed.