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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!
NPATlogoHNPAT-smUpcoming: Save the Dates!
March 7 – NPAT Luncheon Fundraiser to sustain the Deer Park Prairie Education Program, scroll down or click here
April 24-27 – City Nature Challenge
April 25 – Join HNPAT at Deer Park Prairie’s Spring Wildflower Day, a CNC event

February Meeting: Managing Prairies with Diversity in Mind
Tim Siegmund

Texas Parks & Wildlife Private Lands Program Leader
Wednesday, February 26, 2020

American Red Cross Building, 2700 Southwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77098
6:30 social, 7:00 meeting starts
Cost: free. All welcome!

Tim Siegmund works for Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD) and leads its Private Lands and Habitat Program, whose goal “is to provide advice and information to private landowners interested in the conservation and development of wildlife habitat on their property“.
Tim earned a bachelor’s degree and did graduate research at Stephen F. Austin State University and then joined TPWD in 2009. Working out of College Station, Tim was responsible for seven counties, performing wildlife surveys, public outreach, technical guidance, prescribed fire assistance, public hunting opportunity, wildlife tax valuation planning and dealing with other wildlife issues. He was the TPWD field lead for the Pastures for Upland Birds program that focuses on native grassland restoration. He has facilitated the planting of over 4,000 acres of native grasses and forbs since 2011. Starting November 1, 2017, Tim began his role as the Private Lands Program Leader for TPWD dealing with private lands issues in a statewide capacity. Recently, Tim became a board member of the Native Prairies Association of Texas. Tim resides in College Station with his wife and two children.*

*Photo and words from http://wcwildlife.org/resources/Documents/2019%20Newsletter%20-Summer.pdf

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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.

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