Outdoors

U.S. Forest officials urge hunters to use caution in the woods
As gun deer hunting season begins, U.S. Forest Service officials are reminding hunters of guidelines designed to make their hunting trips to national forests and grasslands...
TPWD Proposes List of Approved Exotic Aquatic Plants, Permitted Algae
AUSTIN - Aquatic plants offer both beauty and functionality in landscaping and aquaria, and the use of algae to produce biofuels has recently received increased attention....
Dove Season Ushers in Fall Hunting with a Bang
Texas hunters can anticipate good numbers of dove as ample rainfall across most of the state has set the stage for the Sept. 1 season opener, according to the Texas Parks...
“How’s the huntin’?”
AUSTIN - As thousands of hunters flock to their bird leases for the opening day of dove season in the North and Central Zones Wednesday, the Texas Parks and Wildlife...
WEST TEXAS BREEDER SENTENCED FOR SMUGGLING DEER
TYLER, Texas - A 41-year-old Austin, Texas licensed deer breeder has been sentenced for illegally transporting wildlife in the Eastern District of Texas announced U.S....
Texas Parks & Wildlife
SAN ANTONIO -- The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission on Aug. 26 approved approximately $3.3 million for 23 National Recreational Trail Grant projects in communities...
Deadline Approaching to Enter Big Time Texas Hunts Drawing
AUSTIN - The Lone Star State has a lot of land that's primed for hunting and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is offering outdoors enthusiasts the chance to win...
Texas Parks & Wildlife
Aug. 11, 2010 Lake Fork Catch Bodes Well for Coming Toyota ShareLunker Season News Images ATHENS-The 2010-2011 Toyota ShareLunker season start is only six weeks...
More Texas Families Becoming Camping Converts
AUSTIN - The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has scheduled a full slate of Texas Outdoor Family workshops this fall designed to introduce even more families to the ease...
Game Wardens honored for life-saving efforts
AUSTIN - Whether for getting two kayak fishermen out of harm's way during a sniper attack, rescuing motorists stranded in a Christmas Eve blizzard in North Texas or simply...
TPWD News Digest for Aug. 6-12
More Texas Families Becoming Camping Converts News Images AUSTIN - The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has scheduled a full slate of Texas Outdoor Family...
Hunt for the Invisible Buck Now
Why wait until opening day to learn if you'll have a chance this season to take a monster buck, when you can find out now and drastically increase the odds of getting that...
Hunter Education Courses Starting Now
AUSTIN--As summer winds down and fall starts to approach, so too does the beginning of hunting season, and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is encouraging hunters who...
TPWD Restricting Cave Access on Agency Owned Lands to Protect Bats
AUSTIN - Access to Gorman Cave at Colorado Bend State Park has been closed to the public and additional precautions are being taken at other Texas Parks and Wildlife...
New Texas State Park Guide Points the Way to Fall Fun
AUSTIN - Autumn in Texas means extra elbow room in park campgrounds and cooler temperatures more conducive to a variety of outdoor activities. And, to help you plan a fall...
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