Outdoors

Celebrate the New Year in Texas With 10 Free Flowering Trees from...
Residents of Texas can ring in the New Year by receiving 10 free flowering trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January 2011. By becoming a member of...
Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Coastal Fisheries Division staff...
CORPUS CHRISTI- Due to continued public interest in overall spotted seatrout population health, Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Coastal Fisheries Division staff will host...
News Alert: Eight graduate from Texas Forest Service leadership...
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Eight Texas Forest Service employees graduated this week from the agency's first 18-month Leadership Enrichment Program. Graduates include...
Nature Conservancy, Hays County, WVWA partner to protect Jacob’s Well
December 20, 2010-AUSTIN, TX-The Nature Conservancy of Texas, the Hays County Commissioners Court and the Wimberley Valley Watershed Association (WVWA) announced today the...
Nominations sought for Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
ATHENS, Texas - Individuals or organizations that have made a lasting contribution to freshwater fishing in Texas may be nominated through February 28 for induction into...
News Alert: Texas Forest Service issues safety tips for holiday season
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Conditions are ripe for a severe winter wildfire season throughout Texas, and officials are cautioning residents to take precautions. Bruce Woods,...
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...
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...
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...