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1105, 2018

Migratory Bird Day: How APF Funded Projects Help

May 11th, 2018|Categories: ACL Music Festival Grants, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Migratory Bird Day: How APF Funded Projects Help

Grant projects over the years have helped improve migratory bird habitats Each year, migratory bird species in Austin fly south for the winter, seeking warmer temperatures. Our very own mascot, the Ruby-throated Hummingbird, is one [...]

205, 2018

People + Parks: Keeping Austin Clean, One Day at a Time

May 2nd, 2018|Categories: APF News, Parks, People + Parks, Support Our Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

By Elizabeth McGuire For the last 337 days, Austin’s green spaces have been cleaner than ever before. That’s because Julie Sondecker, creator of Instagram’s @365DaysofHiking, has been picking up trash in parks and on trails [...]

204, 2018

Celebrate Earth Day with APF

April 2nd, 2018|Categories: Parks, Support Our Parks, Volunteer|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Earth Day may be on April 22nd, but we are celebrating for the entire month of April with volunteer events and giveback days! Check out the following ways to help APF celebrate Earth Day. Volunteer [...]

2203, 2018

Project Playback: Native Plants Reintroduced to Barton Springs Pool

March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Parks, Project Playback, Support Our Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Aquatic native plant life helps improve Barton Spring's ecosystem March 22nd marks World Water Day, so we are highlighting projects at Barton Springs Pool, one of our city's favortie swimming holes! The most recent project [...]