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Fish and Wildlife news
WASHINGTON - Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Fish and Wildlife and Parks Tom Strickland today issued the following statement regarding a decision in U.S. District...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
ATHENS-Anglers seeking to catch one of Lake Fork's legendary lunkers are off to a great start to the 2010 fishing season. After declining big bass catches for the last six...
TPWD News Digest for July 26-29
July 28, 2010 - middot; Observation Tower Going Up at Houston's Sheldon Lake State Park News Images HOUSTON - Imagine being a red-tailed hawk soaring through the...
TOYOTA TEXAS BASS CLASSIC TICKETS ON SALE
CONROE, TEXAS - Tickets to the 2010 Toyota Texas Bass Classic in Conroe, Texas are now on sale at 25 Houston-area Academy Sports + Outdoors stores. The TTBC will feature...
Liberty, Texas, Student Wins Top Honors in State-Fish Art Contest
ATHENS-Anh Thu Do of Liberty is the 2010 winner of the Art of Conservation Stamp Award in the 12th annual Wildlife Forever State-Fish Art Contest, it was announced Saturday...
TPWD News Digest for July 16-22, 2010
July 22, 2010 middot; Dove, Teal Seasons Set AUSTIN - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service SRC (Service Regulation Committee) has approved the 2010-2011 Texas dove...
TPWD News
July 14, 2010 middot; Full Slate of Repair Projects to Commence at Bastrop State Park BASTROP - A host of major repair and renovation projects are set to start Aug....
GREAT TEXAS BALLOON RACE ANNOUNCES
Longview, TX - Texas acts will once again dominate at the Great Texas Balloon Race as race organizers signed Kevin Fowler and Eli Young Band for the 2010 festival. ...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Hunter Education Instructors...
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) will be conducting a free Hunter Education New Instructor Training Workshop Saturday, August 14th, 2010, in Grand Prairie,...
Meadows Foundation and Nature Conservancy Partner to Rebuild Texas...
AUSTIN-The Nature Conservancy of Texas has received a $250,000 grant from The Meadows Foundation of Dallas to complete funding to create a 12-acre oyster reef restoration...
U.S. Forest Service Project Listing Available
The U.S. Forest Service has a new listing of proposed quarterly projects available to the public, according to Forest Supervisor Linda C. Brett. The listing outlines...
July Issue of TP&W Magazine Explores ‘Why Water Matters’ in Texas
\Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine's ninth annual water issue is one the newsstand now and is a useful resource to engage readers with current water issues that affect their...
USDA to Help Farmers and Ranchers Expand Habitat for Migrating Birds
Public-private effort will increase wetland habitat in eight states for migratory birds heading towards the Gulf of Mexico TEMPLE, TEXAS, June 28, 2010 - State...
Corps of Engineers announces partial swim beach openings at Lake O’...
FORT WORTH, Texas - U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials have reopened two swim beach areas on Lake O' the Pines that were previously closed due to high bacteria levels...
TPWD Urges Boaters to Be Safe this Holiday Weekend
This July 4 weekend friends and family will haul their boats into the water and celebrate, but someone else might crash the party - Alex Hurricane Alex is expected to make...