Outdoors

TPWD Assessing Eastern Turkey, Considering Hunting Closure in 15...
AUSTIN - Since 1995 when Texas' first spring eastern turkey hunting season was opened in Red River County, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has maintained a...
Dallas Safari Club Tops $750K in 5 Years for Texas Projects
DALLAS -- Since 2006, Dallas Safari Club (DSC) has granted more than $750,000 in funding for wildlife and habitat conservation, youth and public education, and hunter...
Rainbow Trout Coming to Tyler’s Nature Center
TYLER--The East Texas Woods and Waters Foundation (ETWWF) and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) will host two special fishing events in January 2010. Two...
Rainbows Coming to Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Dec. 1
ATHENS-The season's first stocking of rainbow trout into the ponds and streams at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) will take place December 1. The trout may be...
MASTER FLY-FISHER TO TEACH CLASS AT TFFC JAN. 15
ATHENS-Expert fly-fisher Bob Cappallo of Corsicana will teach fly-fishing for beginners at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center inAthens January 15, 2011, from 9:00 a.m....
Join the Arbor Day Foundation in October And Receive 10 Free Autumn...
The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up your fall by giving you 10 free autumn classics trees when you join the organization in October. The free trees are part of the...
Prospects Looking Good for Texas Deer Season
AUSTIN - Texas deer hunters could be blessed with too much of a good thing this fall, at least early on, as excellent range conditions throughout the state have set the...
Deadline to Enter Big Time Texas Hunts is Oct. 15
AUSTIN - Break out your hunting "bucket list" and enter the Big Time Texas Hunts for a chance to check something off. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is reminding...
Anglers, Biologists Share Information at Athens Meeting
ATHENS-Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) has long recognized the fact that anglers and agency personnel have common goals and that the best way to make fishing...
Toyota Texas Bass Classic Returns to Lake Conroe October 1—3
LAKE CONROE - The Toyota Texas Bass Classic, a Professional Anglers Association- sanctioned event, returns to Lake Conroe Oct. 1-3. The competition benefits Texas Parks &...
Sportsmen’s Foundation Plans “Wild” Casino Party at Richardson...
DALLAS--The Sportsmen's Foundation, a national non-profit organization based in Dallas, will Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day 2010 with a party featuring a wild...
East Texas Bear Research Shows Value of State Wildlife Grants
CLARKSVILLE - Close to 60 people gathered in Clarksville Sep. 9 to help the Texas Teaming with Wildlife - Texas coalition and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department celebrate...
TEXAS FOREST TRAIL REGION TO HOST HERITAGE TOURISM LUNCH AND LEARN...
HUNTSVILLE, Texas -- On September 16, the Texas Forest Trail Region, in partnership with the City of Huntsville Department of Tourism and Cultural Services, will host a...
Fish Kill on Lake Fairfield
ATHENS--A major fish kill occurred at Lake Fairfield August 25 through 26, according to Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) Inland Fisheries biologist Richard...
Bluegill Family Fishing Tournament September 25
ATHENS, Texas-The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center's annual Bluegill Family Fishing Tournament will take place this year on Saturday, September 25. The tournament awards...