Author Archives: Amy Martin

May awardees – North Texas Master Naturalists Photo Challenge

Phenomenal photos! These NTMN members made the most of the quarantine in May — congratulations! The Naturalist-in-Training Jamie Maraman – Reflections and Tadpoles Name : Jamie Maraman Title : Reflections and Tadpoles Description : We love watching all of the small aquatic life scurrying across the water and swimming in the small marsh area near our home! Serena, 3 years old, is fascinated by the tadpoles and likes to move her hands into the water super slow, to not disturb them Location : Garland, TX The Outdoor Adventurer… Read More →

CANCELED —Lichens 101 with Manuela Dal Forno

CANCELED — APRIL NTMN MEETING — CANCELED In an effort to stem the spread of COVID-19, Brookhaven College is canceling the use of meeting space for groups. We regret that we are not able to hold our April NTMN meeting due to this understandable and sensible restriction. We will reschedule our speaker on lichens, Dr. Manuela Dal Forno, on a later date. Please review the links below and do a little self-study on the topic. Stay safe, everyone! ALSO NOTE — NTMN-sponsored volunteer and training activities have been… Read More →

Owls of North Texas & the Use of Rodenticides 

Owls of North Texas & the Use of Rodenticides Wednesday, March 4, 2020 Social time starts at 6:30 pm. Meeting at 7 pm. Speaker begins at approximately 7:30 pm. LOCATION: Texas A&M AgriLife Dallas County Extension Satellite Office 715 Rowlett Road Garland TX 75040 — Go through the double chainlink gate on the right side of the building and park in the back.  You are invited to come early and peruse the Master Gardener gardens on both sides of the building.  Learn about the owls of North Texas,… Read More →

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 &… Read More →