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The Nature Conservancy of Texas wants to invite you to enjoy the outdoors – and the places that we’ve helped to protect. From open preserve weekends and volunteer workdays to conservation trips and annual luncheons, there are many ways to both enjoy and support the work of The Nature Conservancy. Check back often for upcoming events.
Ongoing Special Events
Texas City Prairie Preserve
January 12, 2018 - August 10, 2018
Looking for a way to get your hands dirty and get back to nature? Become a Nature Conservancy volunteer! We’ve established a robust volunteer program at our Texas City Prairie Preserve, a 2,300-acre expanse of coastal prairie and marshland just south of Houston... Learn more
Beckley-Saner Recreation Center
114 Hobson Avenue; Dallas, TX
April 14, 2018 - April 14, 2018
Anyone who lives in Dallas know that the city is hot and getting hotter, with summer temperatures regularly soaring above 100°F. In fact, Dallas is the third fastest-growing urban heat island in the country, meaning that heat trapped in concrete and other man-mad... Learn more
74 Trinity Street; Austin
Waller Creek, between Lady Bird Lake and Cesar Chavez
April 28, 2018 - April 28, 2018
RSVP for the City Nature Challenge on Facebook Calling all nature lovers and citizen scientists - come celebrate Earth Month with us! This April, during the international City Nature Challenge, team up with The Nature Conservancy and the Waller Creek C... Learn more
Clymer Meadow Preserve
May 12, 2018
Get back to nature with us! On May 12th, The Nature Conservancy's Clymer Meadow Preserve will host its annual wildflower tour. Don't miss your chance to visit this picturesque 1,400-acre preserve, which contains one of the last remnants of the Blackland Prairie - an... Learn more
Independence Creek Preserve
March 24, 2018 - August 26, 2018
Visitors during the Open Preserve events may participate in camping (weekends only), swimming, self-guided hiking, biking, picnicking, catch-and-release fishing, birding and other activities at their leisure. The preserve will be open from 3 pm Friday, to 12 pm (noo... Learn more
Davis Mountains Preserve
March 16, 2018 - December 09, 2018
The Nature Conservancy's Davis Mountains Preserve opens for hiking, biking, equestrian, picnics, photography, birding and other outdoor activities on selected days. Hours for Open Day events are from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm, and hours for Open Weekend events are from F... Learn more
Thank you for your interest in volunteering for The Nature Conservancy. Currently there are no volunteer opportunities available. Please check back soon for upcoming events.