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TPW Commission Renames Portion of Devils River State Natural Area

TPW Commission Renames Portion of Devils River State Natural Area

New Dan A. Hughes Unit honors namesake’s role in key acquisition. On May 21 the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission authorized the renaming of the…

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Mustang Island State Park Grows by 690 Acres, Benefits from 100-Acre Adjacent Protected Land

Mustang Island State Park Grows by 690 Acres, Benefits from 100-Acre Adjacent Protected Land

Land Acquisition, Conservation Easement Result from Pollution Settlement The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved a 690-acre land acquisition that increases the size of…

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TPW Commission Adopts Changes to Commercial Shrimp and Oyster Rules

TPW Commission Adopts Changes to Commercial Shrimp and Oyster Rules

Commercial bay shrimpers will no longer have to cull small shrimp during the fall season, thanks to regulation changes adopted May 21, 2015 by the…

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Deepwater Horizon Trustees Invite Public Comment on 10 Proposed Early Restoration Gulf Projects

Deepwater Horizon Trustees Invite Public Comment on 10 Proposed Early Restoration Gulf Projects

Public Meetings Set June 10-11 in Texas, Comment Period Open through June 19 The Deepwater Horizon oil spill Natural Resource Damage Assessment Trustees (Trustees) released…

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Funding Grants Now Available for Target Range Construction, Improvements

Funding Grants Now Available for Target Range Construction, Improvements

Target range and recreational shooting facilities looking to expand or improve their operations, grants are now available through the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to…

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National Safe Boating Week Highlights Importance of Boating and Water Safety Heading into the Memorial Day Weekend

National Safe Boating Week Highlights Importance of Boating and Water Safety Heading into the Memorial Day Weekend

Safe Boating Week runs May 16-22 nationally and in Texas as proclaimed by Gov. Greg Abbott and partners across the country are advocating safe and…

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