Public Meetings Set for Fisheries Regulations

Public Meetings Set for Fisheries Regulations

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Coastal Fisheries Division will host seven public scoping meetings Jan. 7-Jan. 9 in several communities to discuss potential changes to…

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Rainbow Trout Coming to Tyler’s Nature Center

Rainbow Trout Coming to Tyler’s Nature Center

The East Texas Woods and Waters Foundation (ETWWF) and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) will host two special fishing events in January 2014….

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Public Comment Sought on Adding Counties to Rules Requiring Draining Water from Vessels

Public Comment Sought on Adding Counties to Rules Requiring Draining Water from Vessels

In the state’s ongoing effort to combat the spread of invasive zebra mussels, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission has approved for public comment a…

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Resolve to Tread Texas State Park Trails in 2014

Resolve to Tread Texas State Park Trails in 2014

Vow to battle the post-holiday letdown and shed those unwanted pounds by pounding a Texas State Park trail, beginning Jan. 1, at more than 60…

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Louisiana: Year's second record-busting buck taken

Louisiana: Year’s second record-busting buck taken

Louisiana doesn’t have a long-standing reputation for massive whitetail deer, but Bayou State hunters have killed two bucks this year that will likely eclipse the…

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POLLS: AMERICANS SAY MORE GUN CONTROL WON'T WORK; PUT EMPHASIS ON MENTAL HEALTH.

POLLS: AMERICANS SAY MORE GUN CONTROL WON’T WORK; PUT EMPHASIS ON MENTAL HEALTH.

Some 63 percent of Americans do not believe that tighter restrictions on purchasing and owning firearms will be effective, according to a new Reason-Rupe poll. Only…

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NOAA Fisheries Announces the 2014 Red Snapper Recreational Season in the Gulf of Mexico

NOAA Fisheries Announces the 2014 Red Snapper Recreational Season in the Gulf of Mexico

The 2014 Gulf of Mexico red snapper recreational season will be 40 days, opening at 12:01 a.m., June 1, 2014, and closing at 12:01 a.m.,…

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Bovine TB Monitoring Effort Expanded to Include Mule Deer and Elk

Bovine TB Monitoring Effort Expanded to Include Mule Deer and Elk

Texas Animal Health Commission and Texas Parks and Wildlife Department are seeking input on a cooperative effort to monitor for Bovine Tuberculosis in Texas, which…

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Winter Trout Fishing Coming to the Beautiful Llano River

Winter Trout Fishing Coming to the Beautiful Llano River

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Inland Fisheries will be stocking 2,400 rainbow trout into the Llano River near Castell, Texas, on December 18, 2013.  This…

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Government Canyon State Natural Area to offer Special Holiday Site Openings, Camping Opportunities

Government Canyon State Natural Area to offer Special Holiday Site Openings, Camping Opportunities

Texans looking to experience the beauty and adventure of the Texas Hill Country will have more opportunities to visit and explore Government Canyon State Natural…

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