Special Event


Plant a Pollinator Garden (National Public Lands Day)

Big Thicket National Preserve



Location: LAT/LONG: 30.000000, -95.000000

Saratoga, TX: Meet at Big Thicket Field Research Station, 16890 FM 770, Saratoga, TX 77659

Dates & Times


Saturday, September 24, 2022


9:00 AM


3 hours

Type of Event

Volunteer Event


Help us plant a pollinator garden!

Support the bees, butterflies, and other pollinators that are vital to our ecosystem by planting pollinator-friendly plants.

Meet at the Big Thicket Field Research Station at 16890 FM 770 in Saratoga.

Volunteers are encouraged to wear long pants, closed-toe shoes, and long-sleeved shirts, and to bring water, bug spray, and sunscreen. Park staff will supply all necessary tools for the event.

Questions? Call us at 409-951-6700.

National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day (NPLD) is a day to celebrate and give back to your public lands. Big Thicket National Preserve is hosting 3 volunteer events on NPLD: trash clean-up, trail beautification, and planting a pollinator garden.

Learn more about NPLD

Reservation or Registration: No

Contact Information

Heidi Dietze, Volunteer Program Manager
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