Nov 12 2020

U.S. Fish & Wildlife: Monthly Bird Walk - SIGN UP!

Nov 4 2020 - 8:45am to Dec 31 2020 - 9:45am
DFW locations TBA TX

Join a USFWS Bird Walk for naturalists of all ages who want hands-on education about North Texas birds. 

The birders will meet on Fridays or Saturdays at 8:45 a.m. and begin walking at 9 a.m.. We will be birding for about an hour. Locations will be in DFW, and emailed out prior to meeting. Small groups or families can also bird by appointment. 

Children 18 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. All participants must wear a mask. We will be social distancing. Bring water and snacks, if needed. 

Bring bug spray, sunscreen, and a pencil if you would like. We will provide some binoculars, but if you have your own that’s great! A smartphone or camera is also very useful for birding. 

To sign up: Email Sydney at [email protected] Include the number of participants and the names of adults. 

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City of FW and Texas A&M AgriLife: The Urban Orchard - Virtual

Nov 12 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Microsoft Teams TX

This program teaches you how to become more water-efficient in your “urban orchard,” what plants and varieties work best in our area, the basics of pest control, proper pruning methods and other practical ways to increase production. Branch out and join us for a fruitful program! Fort Worth staff will be attending the live online seminars in case you have questions pertaining specifically to Fort Worth outdoor irrigation restrictions and programs.

Free. Register on the link below.

Green Source DFW Sustainable Leadership Awards - Zoom

Nov 12 2020 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
Zoom TX

The 9th annual Green Source DFW Sustainble Leadership Awards, hosted by Green Source DFW and its parent nonprofit, the Memnosyne Institue, honors outstanding green professionals, nonprofits, businesses and volunteers in North Texas selected by their peers. The awards will be held Nov. 12, 2020 at the Dallas Arboretum. See past winners.

The nominees were submitted by Green Source DFW readers. The winners were selected by a panel of judges from the North Texas green community. Winners will be announced at the awards.

The ceremony will take place on Nov. 12 on the Zoom webinar platform at 6: 30 p.m..

We will open the awards portal at 6 p.m. where you will be able to join using the link below.

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89964011709

Please let me know if you have any issues logging on or if you are not familiar with Zoom. Call or text me at 817-732-0722.

See schedule and nominees

 

Fort Worth Audubon Society: Malaysia and Borneo's 'B' Birds - Zoom

Nov 12 2020 - 7:00pm
Zoom TX

Presentation by Dr. Doug Wood, professor of biological sciences at Southeastern Oklahoma State University, ornithologist, and worldwide birder/photographer.

Dr. Wood will present an audiovisual presentation via Zoom titled Malaysia and Borneo – All the “B” Birds and More.  The program will cover Dr. Wood’s birding trip to Malaysia and Borneo during the summer of 2019, including photos and video clips of birds, mammals, reptiles, habitat, as well as discussions regarding conservation issues, animal behavior and global birding. Questions and discussion welcome.

Link to Zoom Meeting below: Log in as early as 6:45 PM for 15 minutes of social time.  

Join Zoom Meeting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8174964437?pwd=MmhabFFsQXpQb1d1THA4Y2N2OGtVUT09

Meeting ID: 817 496 4437

Passcode: 941033

 

Info: Scott Hollinger at 817-706-1434 or [email protected].

 

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