Outdoors

Texas Master Naturalist’s Program on East Texas Snakes
The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will meet Thursday, March 26th, for its regular monthly meeting. Steven Hein, graduate student at the University of Texas...
Toyota Texas Bass Classic Announces Musical Lineup
QUITMAN, TX (March 5, 2015) – The Toyota Texas Bass Classic (TTBC) has announced the concert lineup for the 2015 event, returning to Lake Fork on Memorial Day weekend, May...
Texas Parks and Wildlife
TPWD Biologist Wright Named NWTF Wildlife Manager of the Year NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's (TPWD) Dana Wright has trapped hundreds of wild...
Be a Part of a Texas Law Enforcement Legend
AUSTIN — Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is building its next generation of elite state law enforcement officers with application to the 60th Texas Game Warden Cadet...
East Texas Master Naturalist to Host Chapter Activity Day
The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalists will host a Chapter Activity Day on Saturday, February 21, 2015, at the Tyler Nature Center, 11942 FM 848, Tyler, TX....
Outdoor Opportunities Abound in Athens at Spring Break
ATHENS - With spring just around the corner, the City of Athens Department of Tourism is preparing to welcome nature lovers to its outdoor activities and diverse venues....
Texas Master Naturalist’s Program on Nature Interpretation
The East Texas Chapter of Texas Master Naturalist will meet Thursday, February 26th, for its regular monthly meeting. Boyd Sanders, Master Interpreter with Tyler State...
Texas A&M Forest Service celebrates a century of service
Feb. 12, 2015 — COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Over the past 100 years, Texas A&M Forest Service has accomplished many feats, including establishing itself as a premiere entity...
Game Warden Field Notes
The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. * Duck, Duck, Goose A Titus County game warden responded to a...
TEXAS FORESTRY ASSOCIATION TO GIVE AWAY SEEDLINGS AT STATE CAPITAL
LUFKIN, TEXAS - The public is invited to join Texas Forestry Association as the trade association gives away thousands of hardwood seedlings on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2015,...
REGISTRATION BEGINS FOR EAST TEXAS PRO LOGGER TRAINING
LUFKIN, TEXAS - The Texas Pro Logger Training, hosted by the Texas Forestry Association (TFA) will begin April 9, 2015, at the Texas Forestry Service Cudlipp Training...
The Texas Brigades Wildlife Leadership Camps
San Antonio, TX – The Texas Brigade program needs you! We are on the hunt for youth and adults that would like to be a part of a once in a lifetime opportunity as we...
East Texas Black Bear Task Force to hold winter meeting
The East Texas Black Bear Task force will hold their winter meeting on Thursday, February 26, at the Ellen Trout Zoo in Lufkin, Texas.The meeting will focus on providing...
Spring Breaking at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
ATHENS—Families looking for a place to have an inexpensive, rewarding family vacation during spring break need look no farther than the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center...
Weather Whys: Winds Have Different Names Around The World
Q: I've heard the weatherman refer to "chinook winds." What are they?A: Chinook winds are very warm winds that blow down the Rockies, and the term comes from an Indian word...