Mar 6 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.

 

Native Prairies Association of Texas, Blackland Chapter: Talbot Brothers Preserve Workday - New Boston

Mar 6 2021 - 9:00am to 1:00pm
Talbot Brothers Preserve New Boston , TX

Volunteers needed for a workday at Talbot Brothers Preserve, near New Boston. Come out for a day of cleaning up, installing bluebird boxes and exploring this Northeast Texas prairie and bottomland forest.

RSVP: Kirsti Harms, [email protected]

Liveable Arlington: The Health Effects of Oil and Gas Development - Zoom

Mar 6 2021 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
Zoom TX

Please join us for an informational, live Zoom webinar exploring the health effects of oil and gas development with Dr. Anne C. Epstein, MD, FACP.

Dr. Epstein is a Clinical Associate Professor of at Texas Tech University. She was chair of the City of Lubbock Board of Health from 2015-2016 and chaired the Board of Health Fracking Committee, which recommended changes to the Lubbock Oil and Gas ordinance. Dr. Epstein was subsequently appointed to the Lubbock Oil and Gas Citizen Advisory Committee by City Council in 2013.

Link to registration on website link below.

Citizens Climate Lobby DFW: Free Screening 'The Story of Plastic' - Online

Mar 6 2021 - 7:00pm to 10:30pm
Online TX

CCL DFW is hosting a virtual screening of the documentary: The Story of Plastic.

Different from every other plastic documentary you’ve seen, The Story of Plastic presents a cohesive timeline of how we got to our current global plastic pollution crisis and how the oil and gas industry has successfully manipulated the narrative around it.

RSVP on the website link below to receive instructions on how to join this virtual event.

Info: [email protected]