Regional Events

Join us at an upcoming event in the South Central region--from family-friendly festivals to informational presentations or rallies!

 

American AlligatorIt's festival season in Louisiana!

Visit with our New Orleans staff and coalition partners to Restore the Mississippi River Delta. Join us at one of the upcoming events:

April 18, Earth Day Bucket Brigade, New Orleans
May 15-17, Bayou Boogaloo, New Orleans
May 15-17, Seafood Festival, Belle Chasse
May 30, New Orleans Oyster Festival, New Orleans

Stop by to learn more about coastal land loss and how you can help.

 

Webinar: Pine Straw Harvesting in Longleaf Pine Forests

April 23, 1:00pm Eastern - 2:30pm

This webinar will discuss how longleaf landowners can balance income from pine straw harvesting while also preserving critical wildlife benefits of straw-harvested stands. Learn about Best Management Guidelines (BMGs), developed with input from a technical committee of wildlife and longleaf experts.

Learn more and register for webinar.

 

Join Us at the Off-Centered Film Fest, Austin

April 23-25

The National Wildlife Federation is the proud nonprofit partner for the 2015 Off-Centered Film Fest. Now in its eighth year, OCFF is an epic three-day celebration of craft beer, delicious food and off-centered films for off-centered people. Stop by our table at the Master Pancake show on April 23rd or Life Aquatic Dogfish Head Beer Feast on Friday, April 24th.
Where: Alama Drafthouse locations, Austin

Get the full film lineup and meet us on Thursday or Friday night.

  

Celebrate Earth Day with Ranger Rick-Austin

April 25, 9am - 12:30pm

Join us on Saturday for fun-filled activities for the whole family! The kids can meet Ranger Rick and participate in scavenger hunts, face painting, or arts and crafts. Parents can enjoy planting activities, habitat presentations, and more. All can enjoy live music from Jungle Jill and the Jaybirds.
Where: Discovery Hill Learning Center, Austin

Check out the fun activities!

  

Stop by H-E-B to Preserve and Protect Texas

April 1 - April 30
Support conservation in Texas! This month, tear off a H-E-B coupon at the checkout to donate to EarthShare Texas. Your donation will support dozens of Texas conservation organizations including NWF's South Central Regional Center in Austin.
Where: H-E-B locations throughout Texas

Tear off a $1, $3, or $5 coupon during your next trip to H-E-B!

 

Every Day is Earth Day at Treehouse - Austin

Throughout the year

You don't have to wait for Earth Day to help conservation organizations in Texas! Treehouse, a sustainable home improvement store, is offering Austin customers the opportunity to donate to Texas conservations organizations through EarthShare of Texas. Tear off the coupon at checkout to add the donation amount to your purchase and you will help support NWF's regional center in Austin.
Where: Treehouse, 4477 S Lamar Blvd at the Westgate Shopping Center, Austin

  

Habitat Talks Series

Spring classes

Learn what birds and pollinators to look for during the fall or spring migration and what plants will attract them. Join us for “Habitat Talks” at Discovery Hill Outdoor Learning Center located at the Science and Health Resource Center in Austin ISD. Discovery Hill is a National Wildlife Federation premier demonstration habitat that NWF funded and implemented in AISD in 2013.
Where: Discovery Hill Learning Center, Austin

RSVP today!

  

Past events:
* Georgia Campus Sustainability Conference, Atlanta
* Longleaf Pine Restoration Celebration, D.C.
* Documentary Premiere: Bayou Sundance, New Orleans

Youth at Earth Tomorrow Summer Institute in Atlantabee in flower pollinator workshop

 

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