The communications office of the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center at The University of Texas at Austin provides media with timely, accurate information about the Wildflower Center. Below are recent press releases related to Center events and to staff expertise on conservation practices, native plant gardening, nature education, and native plant resources and research findings. For more information or photos beyond those on the newsroom site, please contact:
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 2, 2010
WHEN: Friday, March 5, 6 to 9 p.m.
WHERE: Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, 4801 La Crosse Avenue. Directions at: http://www.widlflower.org/visit
SCHEDULE FOR APRIL AND MAY NATURE NIGHTS:
- Butterflies -Friday, April 2, 6 to 9 p.m.
Learn about these important Texas pollinators and the food they need through guided hike, butterfly identification, and by seeing the kind of plants they rely on for food.
- Plant Conservation-Friday, May 21, 6 to 9 p.m.
Go on a rare plant scavenger hunt, learn what makes them rare and endangered, and find out about programs at the Wildflower Center to help save native Texas plants that are part of our cultural heritage.
SPONSOR: Nature Nights are generously sponsored by KVUE. For more event details, go to: http://www.wildlfower.org/nature.