This program is part of the Tales of Houston Women collaboration, a two-month retrospective and celebration by several of our community's organizations displaying the many ways Houston’s women have, are, and will put their mark on history. We are celebrating through art, lectures, science, movies, dance, and more. Learn more at www.talesofhoustonwomen.org
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The Bayou Preservation Association is proud to announce the recipient of the 2018 Terry Hershey Bayou Stewardship Award is Mary Anne Piacentini.
Bayou Preservaton Association congratulates our own Linda Shead and Claire Caudill, as well as Maxine Johnston as recipients of the 2018 Women in Conservation Terry Hershey Award presented by Audubon Texas.
Bayou Preservation Association participated in the 4th Annual Guatemalan Day Parade on December 17, 2017, in partnership with the parade organizer, the Centro Organizativo Guatemalteco. The parade route crossed Bering Ditch, a tributary of Buffalo Bayou and unfortunately one of the most polluted waterways in Houston. Our vision and hope is that, with community input, this natural resource can be restored to a condition that will make it a welcoming and healthy place for a diversity of people and wildlife.
Bayou Preservation Association founder, Terry Hershey, has passed at age 94.
The Harris County Engineering Department received honorable mention in the Houston-Galveston Area Council's (H-GAC) Our Great Regions Awards for their work on Harris County's first net-zero energy restroom at Carter Park in Precinct 4.
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is spraying the invasive water hyacinth on Dickinson Bayou today, September 28, 2016.
According to City Councilman Mike Laster of District J on the southwest side, the biggest problem with stolen shopping carts taken from local retail stores is that they often wind up tangled together at the bottom of drainage canals, effectively forming giant dams, blocking water flow.