Outdoors

Bird Walk planned at Kit McConnico Park with Mimi Hoppe Wolf.
LUFKIN: In conjunction with the JOHN JAMES AUDUBON: American Artist and Naturalist exhibition at the Museum of East Texas, Mimi Hoppe Wolfe will be leading a bird walk at...
Trout Season Opens This Weekend at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center
ATHENS, Texas-Rainbow trout fishing comes to the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens each December, once water temperatures cool enough for the cold-water fish to...
TPWD News Digest for Nov. 25, 2009
Nov. 25, 2009 middot; Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. Nov. 23,...
Game Warden Field Notes
Throwing the book at them: On Oct. 10, a Jack County game warden and a Wise County game warden apprehended three subjects at a deer camp for possession of marijuana,...
Winter rainbow trout fishing offers entry-level fishing...
AUSTIN, Texas - For Texans in search of convenient fishing, it doesn't get much better than winter trout season in Texas. From December through mid-March, the Texas Parks...
Game Warden Sgt. Chris Davis Named Shikar-Safari Officer Of The Year
AUSTIN, Texas - Chris Davis of Austin has received the prestigious Shikar-Safari Club International's Wildlife Officer of the Year Award, awarded annually by the worldwide...
TPWD News Digest
Nov. 20, 2009 Celebrate Holiday Season at a Texas State Park AUSTIN, Texas - Vow this holiday season to start a new family tradition that celebrates the great...
“Butterflies in Space” education project launches to Space Station
HOUSTON - (Nov. 16, 2009) - Students of all ages can follow the "butterflynauts" aboard the International Space Station as they develop from larvae into Painted Lady...
Walk planned at Ellen Trout Park with Jim Neal and Cliff Shackelford.
LUFKIN: In conjunction with the JOHN JAMES AUDUBON: American Artist and Naturalist exhibition at the Museum of East Texas, Jim Neal and Cliff Shackelford will be leading a...
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Expands Fishing Opportunities...
ATHENS, Texas-Fishing just got better in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) has added new Neighborhood Fishin' lakes in Denton and...
Wolf Named TPWD Wildlife Division Director
AUSTIN, Texas -After a nationwide search, Clayton Wolf has been selected to lead the Wildlife Division at Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Wolf brings 20 years...
Award-Winning Outdoor Photography on Display at Texas Freshwater...
ATHENS, Texas-Photographs representing the best work of outdoor photographers from across the nation will be on display at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center through...
Beauty of fall leaves worth the wait
NACOGDOCHES - Autumn may come to the Piney Woods a little later than most places, but the kaleidoscope of color it brings is well worth the wait. With its rolling hills...
Oyster season opening delayed in some areas
The opening of oyster season in some Texas coastal waters will be delayed because of excessive rainfall or red tide, the Texas Department of State Health Services announced...
TPWD begins annual hunting and fishing process
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Parks and Wildlife Department staff briefed the Regulations Committee of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Nov. 4 on possible changes designed...