Next Meeting of the San Antonio NPSOT Chapter:
Tuesday, October 28, 2014

“Butterflies→ Beauty→ Botany→ Biodiversity
Observations from the Wild Mercury Preserve in Kendall County”


David Davidson will discuss how butterflies can be used as indicators of biodiversity. He will share photos of a few species and give information about their interaction with certain plants, discuss what distinguishes butterflies and moths, provide some history of butterfly species, and describe metamorphosis in butterflies.

David Davidson has been restoring property in Kendall County since 1996. He retired from Southwest Research as a materials scientist and has taught in UTSA’s environmental studies program.

6:30 pm – Native plant and seed exchange
7:00 pm – Meeting and program
Lions Field Adult Center
2809 Broadway (corner of Mulberry & Broadway by Brackenridge Park)
Map to Lions Field Adult Center http://tinyurl.com/LionsField-SA

Visitors welcome! For more info, contact us at: npsot.sanantonio@gmail.com

The San Antonio Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Texas (“NPSOT”) meets on the 4th Tuesday of the month except in August, November, and December. Everyone is welcome.

New members will receive a free native plant of their choosing at the chapter meeting following the date they join. So join now!!!



Please consider joining NPSOT or renewing your expired membership not only to take advantage of member benefits (special events, discounts, workshops, publications, etc.) but also to support the various activities NPSOT undertakes at the state level to accomplish its mission. Membership levels start at $25/year and fees are fully tax deductible. Now is a great time to join NPSOT:  http://npsot.org/wp/join-renew/

The mission of the Native Plant Society of Texas is to promote research, conservation and  utilization of native plants and plant habitats of Texas through education, outreach and example.