Solar Austin is excited to announce next month’s featured speaker: Michael Brune, the executive director of the Sierra Club!  An internationally acclaimed author, speaker, and environmental activist, Michael will be joining Solar Austin on July 14th to talk about his work leading the nationwide movement to...

From the Balcones Canyonlands Chapter of the Texas Master Naturalists - January 8th at 7pm - 9pm Concordia University - 11400 Concordia University Dr, Austin, TX 78726, USA Building C, Room C-125 Join us at Concordia University for our January Chapter Meeting. Our speaker will be Sarah Whitson, Animal Protection...

From Austin Water - Austin Water’s Wildland Conservation Division announces the 20th anniversary celebration of the Water Quality Protection Lands program on Saturday, October 6, 2018.  Join us at 1 pm for the premiere of the new documentary, A Wild Idea, or come early for a day on the Wildlands. Please note, the exact location of this event will not be provided to you until...

From the Shoal Creek Conservancy - You are invited to join Shoal Creek Conservancy for the 1st Shoal Creek Watershed Stakeholder Meeting on Tuesday, February 13 from noon to 1:30 pm at the Cirrus Logic Conference Center (700 West Avenue). Please look for the Conservancy signs,...

From Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center - Join us for a fun evening of socializing and exploring the benefits of conservation easements. Katherine Romans, Executive Director of the Hill Country Alliance will be presenting. This is a free event! Please BYOB and bring a snack to share Please RSVP...

From the Sierra Club - Happy Hour /food and beverages: 6pm-7 pm Socializing and informal discussions on current events:  6pm-7 pm Announcements and program begin at 7 pm Program:  Austin Wildland Conservation, with Cait McCann, Environmental Program Coordinator for Wildland Conservation Division, Austin Water. Cait will talk about Austin’s Wildlands...

Sponsored Post - from the National Parks Conservation Association This editorial was written by Alex Gulsby, a NPCA Young Leader. The Texas Young Leaders Council and the Texas Teen Council were formed to support NPCA's national Find Your Voice centennial campaign: to educate, engage and empower the next generation of park...

  Sponsored Post - from NATiVE At NATiVE, our mission is to lead the way to a sustainable future. We are building green homes to last generations, and we want our environment to last at least that long. We’re acutely aware of the rapid growth and diminishing...

The Hill Country is under threat. That's the warning from a new study published by the University of Texas earlier this month. The study points out that as sprawl and population growth from Austin and San Antonio continue to push into the the Hill Country, its...