Next Chapter meeting:

Mark your calendars: For our October 12th Chapter Meeting, we will be welcoming Adrienne Wheatley, Caracara Trails Project Manager.

The in-person group will be at the Harlingen Public Library while others may attend via WebEx or YouTube Live. Our meeting will open at 6:00 pm for a 30 minute social period before our meeting formally begins at 6:30 pm.

Read some recent stories from our members below:

Migration Surprise

(Above and below) Female Flame-colored Tanager on SPI 1 Since we moved to South Padre Island 15 years ago, spring migration seems to be lasting longer …
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The Green Heron

Have you fallen in love yet with the Green Heron? I’ve always searched for the Great Blue Heron for photographic opportunities rather than what I …
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The Company Car

Photos by Alicia Cavazos, Rio Grande Valley Chapter Alicia and Susan at Resaca de la Palma After recently completing the 2021 Texas Master Naturalist class, my mentor Alicia Cavazos …
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No Bad Birds

“Did you see any birds?!” an enthusiast asks. Another replies, resignedly, “No, not really, just trash birds.” While we may not say this, we often …
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The Rio Grande Valley Chapter Texas Master Naturalist is organized exclusively for charitable, scientific, and educational purposes, more specifically to develop a group of knowledgeable volunteers to provide education, outreach and service dedicated to the study and conservation of natural resources and natural areas within the Rio Grande Valley of Texas.