Category Archives: Next Speaker

At each monthly chapter meeting, a talented speaker discusses a fascinating project.

October Chapter Meeting – Lifting the Myth of the Red Tape Covering Dallas’ Urban Forest with Philip Erwin

  Register For Zoom Meeting October Chapter Meeting – Online or In Person! Join us via Zoom or at Dallas College Brookhaven Campus, Building H, Room 125, on Wednesday, October 6th! Gather at 6:30 pm, Meeting at 7:00 pm. Please participate at the level you’re comfortable. We’re excited to meet in person, but we don’t take this decision lightly. We expect all attendees to consider the health and well-being of their fellow attendees and comply with all policies. MASKS are required at Dallas College in accordance with the… Read More →

September Monthly Meeting: Talking Dirt with Lorelei Stierlen

Register For the Zoom Meeting Talking Dirt with Lor Stierlen This class will introduce students to the history and fundamental principles of soil science (pedology). We then dive into the detail of the soils of the Blackland Prairie in detail. There is an outdoor lab which takes approximately 30 minutes. Students will be expected to make field observations, test pH and perform texturing of the soil to determine what the soil type is. This presentation includes a hands-on soil lab including pre-meeting homework and a soil survey. Please… Read More →

August Chapter Meeting – Can You Restore A Creek By Doing Nothing?

We will not meet in person at Brookhaven tonight because Dallas County has moved to a “red” COVID-19 risk level (high risk of community transmission). The health and safety of our members is the highest priority, so please register to participate via zoom. We look forward to seeing you online! Register For the Zoom Meeting Wednesday, August 4. Camera Roll at 6:30, meeting at 7 pm. Riparian Vegetation’s Role in Stream Restoration with Kenneth Mayben, civil engineer retired from NRCS and presenter for Texas Riparian Association. Register For… Read More →

NTMN 2021 Summer Social: Reunited!

NTMN 2021 Summer Social: Reunited! Wednesday, July 7 from 5 to 8 pm doors open at 4 pm Texas Discovery Gardens in Fair Park 3601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Dallas, TX 75210 No charge and guests are welcome! Catch up and socialize, meet new members, and enjoy food and fellowship. We’ll have a few icebreakers and door prizes to get things kicked off. Spend time enjoying each other’s company, catching up with old friends, and meeting other members! This year’s event will be held outside at Texas… Read More →