NLCP Level 4 Boerne - In-person 05/04/2024

05/04/2024 07:45 AM - 03:00 PM CT


Boerne, TX


Learn how to assess and create a stewardship plan for your land.


In-Person at the Cibolo Center for Conservation,
Nature Center Auditorium, 140 City Park Road

Online Test:  After completing the class you will be sent a link to the optional online test which you will have 3 days to complete.

Class Outline

Class Outline:

NLCP Level 4: Stewardship of Native Plant Communities

  • What land stewardship is and why it matters
  • Applying stewardship - from urban yards to large natural areas
  • Threats to natural habitats and resulting impacts
  • How to create an effective land stewardship plan, including
  • researching and assessing what you have,
  • setting and prioritizing your goals,
  • prioritizing and implementing appropriate land management practices,
  • and monitoring and re-assesing the effectiveness of your land stewardship plan.


Veronica Hawk
Kathy Ward

Class and location specific contact: Veronica Hawk,, 830-515-9823
Registration: Linda Foss NLCP Coordinator or (830) 218-7211


Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP)
The Native Landscape Certification Program (NLCP) is a four-level certification program that teaches the value of including and preserving native plants in landscapes. Classes focus on the characteristics and plants of the region in which they are taught. Please register for classes located in the region in which you wish to landscape. Check it out!

Registration Process

You must log in to register at the Member Price.  If you are a member, have taken a class or attended an event in the past, an account has already been created for you. You may need to create a login for that account if you have not done so. 

When you "Click to register online", a "Log In" screen pops up. Log in or create a login by filling in the email address used to complete your registration and clicking "Recover Account."  Account records are secure and will not be shared.  

Non-Members can click the X to close the login popup window and complete the form below. 

NPSOT registration confirmation email - check junk mail
1 week prior to class - reminder email
3 days prior to class - an email with class materials and Zoom links
1 day prior and day-of class - final reminder emails

Class Prices and NPSOT Member Discounts

Level 1: $45 for all
Levels 2, 3, 4 and Native Landscapes for Birds:
$50 - Native Plant Society of Texas (NPSOT) members
$65 - Non-members. Become a NPSOT member

Contact: Linda Foss or (830) 218-7211. Fees may not be applied to future classes. Cancellations made by midnight on the Monday prior to class are eligible for a refund. Upon cancellation, a $10 handling fee is deducted from the refund. Thanks for your understanding in this matter.