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News and Announcements

Celebrate Austin Earth Day on April 23rd

Join SBCA at Booth #26 at the historic Mueller Hangar from 12-7pm There will be 150+ exhibitors, hands on activities […]

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SBCA Recruiting New Board Members

Save Barton Creek Association is looking for three new members to join our Board of Directors. These volunteer positions consist […]

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SBCA Embarks on New Trail Project

SBCA and a stakeholder group comprised of City of Austin departments & nonprofit and community groups plan to apply for […]

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Roy Bedichek

Texan, Writer, and Naturalist

…I will fight for Barton Creek, Boggy Creek, cedar-covered limestone hills, blazing star, and bluebonnets, golden cheeked warblers and black-capped vireos, and so on through the catalogue of the natural environment of Austin, Texas. It is through this natural environment that I love America.