Outdoors

"$10,000 College Natural Resource Scholarships Available: Deadline...
SAN ANTONIO - The Texas Wildlife Association Foundation (TWAF) and the San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (SALE) have joined forces to offer five $10,000 Natural...
Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Gearing up for July 4 Fireworks
ATHENS, Texas-Preparations are under way for the annual Fourth of July fireworks show at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center. The show will last approximately one-half...
Campers wanted for fourth annual Kamp K’aana
HOUSTON - (June 23, 2010) - Baylor College of Medicine (www.bcm.edu) and Texas Children's Hospital (http://texaschildrens.org) are recruiting campers for this year's Kamp...
Catfish in Lake Fork? Who Knew?
ATHENS-Stan Kuhn knew. So did Kenneth Jones. Both Lake Fork fishing guides have been putting clients on Lake Fork's plentiful blue, channel and flathead catfish for...
Anglers and Biologists to Meet in Athens August 7—8
ATHENS-Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) Inland Fisheries biologists will host a meeting with anglers interested in learning more about fisheries management in...
TPWD News Digest
June 23, 2010 Fair to Feature Art, Food, Fishing and Fun at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center News Images ATHENS-When the 12th annual Wildlife Forever State-Fish...
TPWD Offers Free Fishing in Texas State Parks
Nintendo's fishing video game with a fishing-rod adapter costs about $75. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, however, is giving families several opportunities this summer...
No birds * or other wildlife * on Texas coast affected by gulf oil ...
AUSTIN quot; Reports of birds washing up on Texas shores covered in sludge from the Deepwater Horizon spill are false,quot; Texas Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson said...
Time shared with 1,000th family
AUSTIN - The Texas Outdoor Family experience begun in fall 2008 will soon be sharing an outdoor adventure with their 1000th family. To celebrate the milestone, the Texas...
Aquatic Plant Management Symposium at Texas Freshwater Fisheries...
ATHENS-The two questions most often asked by pond owners are "What's that stuff growing in my pond?" and "How do I control it?" Those questions and more will be addressed...
Parents should stay within reach when youngsters are in pool
HOUSTON - Parents can help prevent potential accidents at the pool this summer by staying alert and attentive, said a pediatric emergency medicine physician at Baylor...
oaters and Anglers Urged to Help Curb Spread of Zebra Mussels from...
ATHENS-Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation (ODWC) officials are asking all users of Lake Texoma to assist in...
National Fishing Day June 5 at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center at...
ATHENS, Texas - The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens will kick off National Fishing and Boating Week by making a family fishing trip affordable with free...
TPWD Wildlife Biologist Leaves Legacy of Habitat Conservation
PALESTINE - Texas Parks and Wildlife Department wildlife biologist Wesley Brian Littrell, 32, of Athens, was killed last Friday afternoon in a tractor-related accident on...
Corp of Engineers make plans
FORT WORTH, Texas - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Wright Patman Lake will de-water its stilling basin from June 1 through 19 to inspect the concrete structure during...