What Is TNM
Volunteer Pre-Approved Groups,
any listed activities or projects instituted by these organizations
and that falls within chapter guidelines
are preapproved as volunteer hours for our chapter.
Note: even thought these organizations are on our preapproved list - the activities must fall within Chapter Guidelines to qualify for volunteer hours. Activities sponsored by these groups that do not qualify cannot be counted towards volunteer hours. Be sure to check with the Chapter Guidelines or Chairperson responsible for approving volunteer hours for guidance.
Naturalist related educational programs, displays or reference material development at :
Wildcat Bluff Nature Center, Palo Duro Canyon State Park,
Lake Meredith Aquatic and Wildlife Museum, Caprock Canyons State Park,
or in association with Texas AgriLife Extension.
Trail development, maintenance, or interpretation:
at Wildcat Bluff Nature Center, Palo Duro Canyon State Park, or Caprock Canyons State Park.
Monitoring research projects associated with:
Project Feeder Watch, Christmas Bird Counts, Quail Surveys,
Small Mammal Trap and Release Studies, "ebirding",
Texas Horned Lizard Watch, Monarch Watch,
Black-Tailed Prairie Dog Watch.
Establishing or maintaining any public demonstration garden associated with:
Texas Native Plant Society,
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department ("Texas Wildscapes" or "Best of Texas"),
or any public program/presentation addressing how to incorporate native or xeriscape plants
into home/school/business landscapes.