Waterloo Park

$15 Million For One Lucky Park

One lucky park in Austin is about to get a major makeover… a $15 million makeover. Last week, the Moody Foundation announced that it…

Grow Green

You Can Grow Green

Are you a landscape professional looking to expand your repertoire? Then the City of Austin’s Grow Green Landscape Professional Training course is for you. The training…

Explore Austin Mentor

You Can Make a Difference

If you’re passionate about connecting children to nature, another way you can get involved is by becoming an Explore Austin mentor. Explore Austin is…

Children in Nature Celebration

A Celebration of Children in Nature

Connecting children to nature is important. It helps reduce their risk for developing serious health problems, improves academic performance, lowers stress, and just makes them…

National Public Lands Day 2016

National Public Lands Day

Amazing volunteer opportunity alert! Volunteer registration is now open for National Public Lands Day on September 24th. National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest,…


It’s Time to Learn About Permaculture

Looking to expand your gardening and farming horizons? Then the Austin Permaculture Guild’s Fall 2016 Permaculture Design Certificate Course could be for you. Registration is now…

Big Bend


Happy 100th birthday to the National Park Service! On August 25th, 1916 President Woodrow Wilson signed the act creating the National Park Service into law….