The Annual Wildflower Workshop will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 28 at the Welder Wildlife Foundation, near Sinton. Lynn Drawe, former director of the Welder Wildlife Foundation and well-known range plant ecologist, will lead workshop participants through an introduction to wildflowers and native plants and teach the steps for identifying plants using a key in the field, according to the Victoria Advocate. Drawe's program will include classroom instruction and activities in the field.

The workshop is limited to 25 people and pre-registration is required by March 21. To register for the Wildflower Workshop, send your name, address, email, telephone number and $30 registration fee to: Wildflower Workshop, Welder Wildlife Foundation, P.O. Box 1400, Sinton, Texas, 78387. The fee includes participation in the workshop, lunch, materials, a plant press and transportation during the field activities on the refuge.

For more information contact Meg Streich, Conservation Education and Volunteer Program coordinator at the above address or call 361-364-2643. More information is available at