November 6 at 7pm Hana and Arthur Ginzbarg Nature Discovery Center presents the Nature Discovery Center Lecture Series: Creating Water Smart Wildlife Habitats in Urban Spaces.Urban sprawl and development devastate our native areas, creating habitat islands and leaving wildlife populations fragmented and reduced. Learn how you can create a wildlife oasis in your yard to help species find necessary food, water, shelter, and places to raise their young right in the heart of Houston.Chris LaChance (pictured) is the WaterSmart Program Coordinator for the Texas Coastal Watershed Program (TCWP) a program of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas Sea Grant, part of the TX A&M University System. Her background includes 18 years of teaching experience and certification as a Texas Master Gardener and Master Naturalist.For the past 10 years, she has worked to facilitate outreach and education on the issues of runoff pollution, water conservation, and landscaping for wildlife as these issues relate to residential and non-residential landscaping.Nature Discovery Center Lecture Series - For the Inquisitive Naturalist
First Wednesday of every month from 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Nature Discovery Center in Russ Pitman Park, 7112 Newcastle, Bellaire, TX 77401
Donations accepted. Light refreshments are served.For more information contact: Eric Duran at 713-667-6550 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website http://www.naturediscoverycenter.org/lectures-workshops.