Bill Neiman has spoken to dozens of groups in the Southwest
and around the country, sharing anecdotes, insights and
knowledge that he has gathered over many years of experience.
He has spoken to garden clubs, church groups, scientists,
and gatherings of people like himself, who are committed
to building a sustainable and harmonious relationship
to the land.
more information about Bill and his public speaking experience,
see his biography.
Bill's programs always have new surprises and plenty of
room for the spontaneous and unexpected, here are representative
descriptions of some of his workshops and presentations.
is a native anyway? And why should you care?
An entertaining and highly educational lesson in the common
sense and economic value of using native plants for landscaping
our homes, our business parks and our public spaces. Bill
started out in conventional landscaping with non-native
species, so he has real-life, practical experience in
how natives can work better for you.
Have All the Prairies Gone?
A narrated slide show accompanied by music and sound effects
that chronicles the history of the midcontinental prairies
and what has happened to them over the past 150 years.
A sobering look at the costs of unchecked urban sprawl,
and an inspiration and support for those who are looking
for ways to meet the needs of people while at the same
time respecting and preserving our natural resources.
Let's face it -- our power to do something about vanishing
rainforests in South America is limited. But we can do
something about what happens to the environment in our
own region, starting in our own back yards and spreading
out from there into our neighborhoods, our communities
and schools. A slide presentation and talk, featuring
some outstanding model school, business and community
projects that Bill has initiated, participated in, or
managed over the years.
Contact Bill with details about your program and how you
would like him to participate, by calling Jan Neiman at
(325) 446-4141 or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.