There are still a few spots available for next Saturday's Painting on the Prairie with Pinot's Palette. Ages 12 and up are welcome to drink, eat, and paint at our Indiangrass Preserve. Registration is required and can be found at http://katyprairie.org/kpcevents.
Spotted on the prairie - this Western Chicken Turtle! The Katy Prairie Preserve has one of the largest known populations of this species. #katyprairie #wildlifewednesday
Join us us this Friday, September 7th, for this month's First Friday Volunteer Day! On the first Friday of every month, KPC volunteers gather to complete a special project on one of our preserves. Find more information at http://katyprairie.org/kpcevents.
Photo by Greg Lavaty. #katyprairie
When Reliant customers sign up for the EcoShare program, a portion of their monthly bill goes to @EarthShareTexas which helps organizations like KPC all around Texas. Protect the prairie from home. Sign up here: http://ow.ly/aKWt50iaVZ9
It's a busy afternoon on the Katy Prairie. #wildlifewednesday #orbweaverspider
@hotworxcincoranch is helping protect the prairie for the month of August! Stop by their store any time this month to purchase a gift card, and 50% of the proceeds will go to KPC.
Hotworx is a 24 hour infrared fitness studio that offers a variety of classes such as Hot Yoga, Hot Cycle, Hot Row, Hot Pilates, and more!
Drop by the studio or call (832) 316-3446 with questions.
Happy #WildlifeWednesday! We are celebrating one of the largest birds on the prairie, the Great Blue Heron. Adults can have a wingspan of up to 6.5 feet, and the oldest known Heron was found in Texas at 24 years old. Photo by Greg Lavaty and info from http://allaboutbirds.org.
KPC grows over 10,000 plants each year in its Native Seed Nursery. This morning at Shrike Prairie, volunteers are collecting seed to help with this effort. Volunteers will also be at Deer Park Prairie on Tuesday 8/7. Photo by Carolyn Fannon.
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FREE event🌻 Plant for Pollinators...This Saturday from 9am-10am at Brookwood hosted by Katy Prairie Conservancy. Learn how to plant native plants and take advantage of our Garden Center’s plant sale!🌻
For more info, call 713-523-6135.
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