This calendar will not usually contain volunteer opportunities. CAMN members can find those in the emailed Weekly Reader, or in the Member Pages area. For more information, please contact the Volunteer Opportunities chairperson.
Come hear the fascinating history, past and present, of the City of Austin Natural Preserve System. Rene’ Barrera is an Environmental Conservation Information Specialist for the City of Austin and has overseen the preserve system for 20+ years! Come early to explore the Zilker Nature Preserve, a beautiful natural area established in 1935 to protect its diverse plants, wildlife and striking geology.
Jon Zeitler, Meteorologist for the National Oceanic Atmospheric Adminsitration (NOAA), will give us a tour of the New Braunfels facility from 10am-11:30am. Following the tour we’ll head to a BBQ restaurant for lunch and travel over to Canyon Lake Gorge for a tour of the freshly exposed geology from 1pm-4pm. Advanced registration at eventbrite is required.
Dr. Hans Landel is the Invasive Species Program Coordinator for the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. Dr. Landel will discuss the ongoing work to combat invasives at the Widlflower Center as well as his work educating Texans on the research and ecology of invasives through the Texas Invaders website.
Explore the raptors of Central Texas with local wildlife rehabilitator, Sallie Delahoussaye.
The Inside Outside School is a private, nature based elementary school located on Gilleland Creek. They are an intentionally small community-based, progressive elementary school providing children with opportunities and tools to explore nature through year long themes.