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Bobcat Sightings at Jones Park Bookmark

Bobcat Sightings at Jones Park
Ever spot a bobcat at Jones Park? With its tufted ears and stubby tail, the bobcat has an exotic appearance that makes it a welcome site in many parks and natural areas. Although common throughout Texas, these reclusive creatures tend to stay hidden during the day, preferring to venture out at night to hunt rodents and other small creatures. Despite the shyness of the bobcat, Jones Park staff have been lucky enough to note seven bobcat sightings in the park within the past two years.

Registration Now Open for Jr. Ranger Camp at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve Bookmark

Registration Now Open for Jr. Ranger Camp at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve
Children ages 10 to 13 are invited to learn what it takes to become a park ranger this summer during Jr. Ranger Camp Monday, July 16 through Friday, July 20 at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve. Learn all about area wildlife, the ecosystem, and local conservation efforts in this one-week day camp led by Precinct 4 Parks Department staff. Daily activities include ranger talks, hikes, interactive activities, games, and outdoor recreational activities. The July session includes a trip to Sea Center Texas. Campers

Texas Bound, iNaturalist, and Wildlife Rehab at Jones Park Bookmark

With leadership from Commissioner R. Jack Cagle, Jesse H. Jones Park & Nature Center is a Harris County Precinct 4 facility located at 20634 Kenswick Drive in Humble. All programs are free of charge and open to the public. Harris County Precinct 4 programs serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, sex, religion, national origin, or physical ability. Jesse Jones Park Volunteers (JJPV) welcomes applications from interested participants. For more information about the park or any of the activities and programs offered, please call 281-446-8588 or visit www.hcp4.net/community/parks/jones.