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Mother Neff Dedication Celebrates TPWD Employee; Unveils New Playscape

Mother Neff Dedication Celebrates TPWD Employee; Unveils New Playscape

MOODY— The staff of Mother Neff State Park will be hosting a celebration April 29 at 1 p.m. honoring the life of one of their own and…

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Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission to Hold Regional Public Hearings in Panhandle May 22-24

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission to Hold Regional Public Hearings in Panhandle May 22-24

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission is extending an invitation to the public to attend upcoming regional public hearings in the Panhandle May…

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Texas Game Wardens Crack Down on Illegal Fish Trade in Houston Markets, Restaurants

Texas Game Wardens Crack Down on Illegal Fish Trade in Houston Markets, Restaurants

AUSTIN — State game wardens issued more than 150 citations to 19 fish markets and restaurants in the Houston area that illegally purchased game fish…

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TPWD Projects 82-Day Red Snapper Season for Private Recreational Anglers in Federal Waters

TPWD Projects 82-Day Red Snapper Season for Private Recreational Anglers in Federal Waters

AUSTIN- Private recreational anglers fishing in federal waters off the Texas coast will see a projected 82-day season starting June 1 under an agreement between…

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TPWD Unveils New Alligator Gar Website

TPWD Unveils New Alligator Gar Website

Website serves as information portal for Texas’ largest, longest-lived freshwater fish AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) unveiled a new website April…

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Black-Capped Vireo Soars to Recovery Thanks to Conservation Partnerships; Service Delists the Songbird from ESA

Black-Capped Vireo Soars to Recovery Thanks to Conservation Partnerships; Service Delists the Songbird from ESA

AUSTIN — Not so long ago the black-capped vireo nearly went extinct. Goats ate their way through this songbird’s habitat and brown-headed cowbirds commandeered their…

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