Author Archives: Deana

National Trails Day June 3, 2017 Take a Hike!

Nature Hike to discuss plants and critters in our area led by Wildlife Biologist(s) from 9-10 AM on June 3 starting at the greenbelt entrance at the end of Peggotty in Austin’s Copperfield Neighborhood, near the intersection of Trotwood Drive and Peggotty in the 78753 zipcode. Dress for a hike: closed toed shoes, pants, hat, and

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A Story of Steps at Byers Trail Entrance

Volunteers improved the entrance trail at Byers Lane on Monday March 6 by improving steps on the steep trail, including a stone step at the bottom. Their efforts to make Copperfield Nature Trail even better are much appreciated.

Film Maker using Blakeney pond as location

Joey, an Art Institute film maker, records ambiance sound at Blakeney pond on a sunny day in January as part of the finishing touches on his senior project titled “Curse of the Deadwolf”. Scenes shot earlier at Blakeney pond are an important part of the project about a metal musician having a rough day.

It’s My Park Day! March 4, 2017

Austin Parks Foundation’s It’s My Park Day! Friends of Copperfield Nature Trails will join in this day of service to our parks and trails. Go to https://givepul.se/3p4e2 for more info and to register. Or visit https://www.austinparks.org/volunteer/ to learn more about this and other volunteer opportunities to help show our city parks and green spaces that we care about

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