Upcoming Activities …

Please see our Events Calendar for times, updates, and other details…

March 19 – March program Here be Dragons! Odonates of SWNP, 7:00 pm, @ West Arlington Police Station

March 21 – Weed removal at the Preserve (Pollinator Meadow and other as needed). Watch Facebook and this site for information about time and other details. 

April 6 – Beginner Birding Workshop & Bird Walk with Master Birder Walt Berk

  • Optional Classroom Instruction, 8 a.m. Kennedale City Hall Conference Room
  • Bird walk open to all, 8:30-10 am, @SWNP

April 6 – Big Event with UTArlington, 9:00 am, @SWNP

April 27 – City Nature Challenge Activities @SWNP. Watch Facebook and this site for information about time and other details.

May 21 – May program Establishing and Maintaining Native Plants: Prairie Restorations and Pollinator Gardens, 7:00 pm, @ West Arlington Police Station

Welcome Friends!

Welcome Friends of Southwest Nature Preserve!

We think SWNP is a special place and and hope that you will too.  Wild places like this are hard to find and public opportunities to enjoy them are even more rare.  You’ll find information here about our work to preserve this remnant of eastern cross timbers woodlands and grasslands as well as activities to celebrate and experience it through the seasons.

Please join us!