Category Archives: Next Speaker

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

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

We’re back, baby! NTMN Monthly meetings are going live and in person! Join us at Brookhaven College, building H Room 125 on Wednesday, August 4. Gather at 6:30, meeting at 7 pm. Coordinate with the Hospitality Committee if you’d like to bring a snack to share, or pack your own dinner and drinks. Riparian Vegetation’s Role in Stream Restoration with Kenneth Mayben, civil engineer retired from NRCS and presenter for Texas Riparian Association. Register For the Zoom Meeting ************ Can You Restore A Creek By Doing Nothing? This… 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 →

June Chapter Meeting: Texas Blackland Prairie: Past, Present, Future with Brandon Belcher

Wednesday, June 2nd at 7 pm Register For the Zoom Meeting Brandon Belcher, North Texas Preserves ManagerThe Nature Conservancy Brandon Belcher will be speaking on the natural history of the Blackland Prairie ecoregion, including conservation efforts protecting some of the last remaining areas of virgin prairie. The program will focus on the survival adaptations that have allowed for prairies to remain functional for millennia, some of the expected risk we face with a changing climate, and how we can each help sustain prairie space in a region with… Read More →

May Chapter Meeting: Diversity & Inclusion with David Buggs

Wednesday, May 5th at 7 pm David Buggs, Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer Texas Parks & Wildlife Register to Attend Wildlife conservation has been and is key to the enrichment of the people, environment and economy. Texas Master Naturalist volunteers have done a great job providing education, outreach, and natural resource management services to communities across the state. The population of our states has drastically increased and become more diverse over the last 30 years. Along with environmental changes, shifts in our recreational, commercial and consumptive habits have… Read More →