Mar 6 2024

Keep Texas Beautiful: Beautify Texas Awards - Nominations Open (Feb. 5-March 22)

Feb 5 2024 - 8:00am to Mar 22 2024 - 5:00pm

The Beautify Texas Awards recognize efforts made by individuals and organizations to enhance their communities and protect Texas’ environment. These awards honor extraordinary volunteers, professionals, youth, educators, businesses, local/civic governments, organizations, and specific projects and programs. They are organized into two main categories, Individual Awards and Organizational Awards.

Dallas Arboretum: Dallas Blooms - Dallas (Feb. 24-April 8)

Feb 24 2024 - 9:00am to Apr 8 2024 - 5:00pm
Dallas Arboretum
8525 Garland Road
Dallas , TX

Dallas Blooms, the largest floral festival in the Southwest, returns February 24-April 8, with 500,000 spring-blooming bulbs, thousands of azaleas, hundreds of Japanese cherry trees and the all NEW living backdrops of sprawling plant walls. These six installations, placed throughout the garden, will feature over 10,000 plants covering 565 square feet.

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

Mar 1 2024 - 6:00am to Jun 15 2024 - 11:00pm

Help migrating birds by turning off lights from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. during spring migration.

Fort Worth Botanic Garden: Butterflies in the Garden - Fort Worth (March 1-April 14)

Mar 1 2024 - 9:00am to Apr 14 2024 - 5:00pm
Fort Worth Botanic Garden
3220 Botanic Garden Blvd
Fort Worth , TX

Keep Grapevine Beautiful: Bats 101 - Grapevine

Mar 6 2024 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Grapevine Library
1201 Municipal Way
Grapevine , TX

Journey into the nocturnal world of bats and their vital role in our environment. Learn about the important ecological roles bats play, from pollination to pest control. Dr. Victoria Bennett from Texas Christian University will facilitate.

Registration opens a month before the event. Free.

Arlington Conservation Council: A Framework for Prairie Restoration in the Built Environment - Zoom

Mar 6 2024 - 7:00pm
Zoom TX

Presentation: A Framework for Prairie Restoration in the Built Environment
Presentor: Clint Hail

From his time as a cadet at West Point where he graduated with a bachelor of science in foreign languages and civil engineering, followed by five years of active duty service as a U.S. Army captain honing his leadership and planning skills, through lengthy stints in non-profit community development serving marginalized communities, and as a transportation planner with NCTCOG, Clint has now taken the plunge and started his own ecologically-minded landscape consultancy, design, management, and maintenance company. Based in Midlothian, Trinity Prairie Co. is “a Texas-native landscaping company in DFW passionate about uniting nature, beauty and place.”

Clint will share his insights on prairie restoration in the DFW Metroplex.

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