Mar 3 2021

Lights Out Texas: Statewide (March 1-June 15)

Mar 1 2021 - 11:00pm to Jun 15 2021 - 6:00am

Lights Out Texas launched last spring, led by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. The program encourages homeowners, building managers and businesses to turn out outdoor lights from March 1 to June 15  from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. during the spring bird migration in Texas. Turning off interior lights or closing drapes and shutters will also help to reduce light pollution. The peak migration window is between April 19 to May 7.


Arlington Conservation Council: Environmental Restoration - Zoom

Mar 3 2021 - 6:30pm
Zoom TX

Peter McKone will speak on environmental restoration.

McKone has more than 25 years of experience with broad expertise in natural resources. Has served in the capacity of practice/department/group manager, project manager,wildlife biologist,and environmental scientist on projects located throughout Texas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, California, Utah, West Virginia, Nebraska, and Vermont. Certified as a Wildlife Biologist by The Wildlife Society. Expertise in stream and wetland restoration,wildlife biology, wetlands ecology and mitigation, agency coordination, and NEPA document preparation. Currently serves as a Research Associate with the Botanical Research Institute of Texas and as an adjunct professor at Texas Christian University for wetland delineation and other habitat and environmental subjects.

See website link below for Zoom link.