Katy Prairie

Unplugged Adventure: Kite Flying On The Prairie

Celebrate spring with us on the Katy Prairie! You can bring your own kite to enjoy the unmatched prairie breezes or get creative at our docent-led Kite Making Station. Bring a picnic to enjoy the wide open spaces. Additional activities will include: Insect and Pond Netting, Birding 101, and Prairie Bingo. Who: Individuals and families interested in kite flying on the prairie! When: Friday, March 18, 2022 from 10 AM – 2 PM. Where: Indiangrass Preserve, 31975 Hebert Road, Waller, TX 77484 Cost: FREE […]

Unplugged Adventure: Birding The Prairie

What: Witness the spectacle of spring migration on the Katy Prairie! Our guides will lead you on a bird walk highlighting our various stopover habitats for migrating birds. We will meet at Indiangrass Preserve and then caravan to other preserves depending on the birds. We will have binoculars and scopes available for use. Wear comfortable outdoor clothing, and bring a water bottle and insect protection. Who: Experienced and novice birders are welcome! 10 years and up. When: Friday, April 22, 2022 from 8 […]

Mindfulness In Nature With Certified Mindfulness Guide, Heather Sullivan Of Mindfulgreen

This mindfulness workshop will begin with a guided, one-hour lesson and meditation. Then we’ll each go to a quiet spot in nature to practice simply being – mindful, not mind-full. We’ll meet back together to enjoy (and learn about) Prairie Tea made from the local wildflowers and trees while we share and receive additional instruction from Heather. Participants are welcome to extend their mindful time on the preserve after class. Wear comfortable outdoor clothing and bring a water bottle and sun/insect […]

Katy Prairie Conservancy preserves nearly 965 acres of land for conservation projects

The Katy Prairie Conservancy (KPC) announces the preservation of nearly 965 acres of additional land for two important land conservation projects, increasing lands conserved by the land trust to 30,127 acres. The lands will be protected from any future commercial development. The first project was an acquisition of 159.82 acres on the Katy Prairie Preserve, adjacent to other protected lands and falling within a nine-square mile area designated for multiple conservation projects, while the second […]