Invasive plant species cost the US economy more than $100 billion annually.
Today “oﬃcially” marks the beginning of the National Conservation Crew season. The ﬁrst round of Crew Leaders are attending Cross-Cut certiﬁcation at Western CL pre-orientation.102 Crews (638 members)18 Leader Crews7 new Crew partners, including BLM and USFWSDenali NP will host 10 Crews....Read more
Garrett Grilli puts together the poles for a mallard hen house with help from Student Conservation Association members Jenine Tobey, left, and Kara Kukovich, in the waters of Moreau Lake Thursday afternoon.
By Karel HollowayKendra Hodges, a Mesquite High School senior, has spent a lot of time on the city’s nature trails.She and other students with her high school Student Conservation Association have worked to build and maintain the trails.And the work has paid off with nicer trails for residents and an award for Kendra.She was one of 50 students from North Texas honored for her volunteer work with a
“Summer internships are the most important thing,” Woods says.
By Phil KloerThe petite Key deer depends on fresh water in a place where fresh water can sometimes be scarce - the Florida Keys, the only place where the Key deer lives.
This Earth Day project was the ﬁrst of many coastal prairie ecosystem restoration projects in the Houston area. The project is in join collaboration with many partners, including the Coastal Prairie Partnership, Texas Master Naturalists and the Hermann Park Conservancy....Read more