Become a member of the Native Prairies Association of Texas and make a difference! Please join us in exploring, restoring, enjoying, conserving, & learning about our local prairies!

Visit our most recent blog with (1) links to our April, 2020, Zoom presentation on Shady Nine (Nine Local Natives for the Shade Garden) by Beth Clark, (2) information on these plants, and (3) a survey for you to VOTE on your favorite Shady Nine.

Join us on Zoom for our May program on Native Plants for Green Roofs by Bruce Dvorak

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Chat with other participants at 6:30 p.m., presentation starts at 7:00 p.m.

Bruce Dvorak, professor in the Department of Landscape Architecture and Urban Planning at Texas A&M and part of the Interdisciplinary Green Roof Research Group will present on using native plants for green roof. He has a upcoming book.

Registration required: Zoom Link – https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcsfuGspjksHdZcPQqbpa3CmQHVZlKYfmq4

Log in as early as 6:30 PM to work through any connection issues and chat.

Immediately upon registering (unlike last time), you will receive a confirmation email containing the information needed to join the meeting.


Due to Covid-19:

All HNPAT in person events have been cancelled until further notice.

Deer Park Prairie will be closed to visitors until further notice.

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 our activities, including monthly programs on the 4th Wednesday evening of every month.