Outdoors

DSHS issues fish advisory for Village Creek near Beaumont
The Texas Department of State Health Services has issued an advisory warning people to limit their consumption of crappie, gar and largemouth bass from Village Creek in...
Bluegill anglers catch fun and prizes at Texas Freshwater Fisheries...
ATHENS, Texas-A father/son team from Athens took first place in the annual Bluegill Family Fishing Tournament at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens on...
Invasive species watch: crazy ants
It doesn't take long to realize how the invasive crazy ant got its unusual name. While most ant species march in disciplined lines, crazy ants (Paratrechina sp. nr. Pubens)...
Texas scientist receives national conservation award
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS - Nature Conservancy of Texas scientist and naturalist John Karges has been named by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) as the recipient of the...
Toyota ShareLunker season begins Oct. 1
ATHENS, Texas-Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will begin accepting entries into the Toyota ShareLunker program October 1, 2009. Anyone legally catching a 13-pound or...
San Antonio Missions State Park Chosen for Next Texas State Quarter
AUSTIN - The U.S. Mint has announced that San Antonio Missions State Park has been chosen to represent Texas in the next series of state themed quarters. The faccedil;ade...