Please join us in exploring, restoring, enjoying, conserving, and learning about our local prairies!
The Native Prairies Association of Texas (NPAT) is a non-profit land trust dedicated to the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of native prairies, savannas, and other grasslands in Texas.
In the Houston area, HNPAT is responsible for the management, conservation, and educational uses of the Lawther – Deer Park Prairie Preserve in Deer Park, Texas.
All are invited to join the activities, including monthly programs on the 4th Wednesday evening of every month, of the Houston Chapter!
Deer Park Prairie Workdays
Scheduled workdays for Deer Park Prairie are the second Wednesdays and fourth Saturdays of the month. If you plan to come, please RSVP to HNPAT@TexasPrairie.org or call Glenn at 936-827-7978. Please check DPP Calendar, for last minute changes. Address of the house on the prairie is 1222 E. Purdue Lane, Deer Park 77536. Please do not park along the curb, directly in front of our neighbors’ houses.
Email HNPAT@TexasPrairie.org to RSVP and for event day contact number. Last minute deciders are welcome, but will not be contacted in case of cancellation, etc.
Visitors are required to wear closed-toed shoes and long pants. Sun screen, hat, insect repellent, long-sleeved shirt and water are recommended. Visitors must sign a liability release before going on the prairie. Liability releases can be downloaded: for adult or for children + adult. More information: https://hnpat.wordpress.com/visit-dpp/
HNPAT & Deer Park Prairie photos in flickr at https://www.flickr.com/photos/hnpat/