TPWD Continues the Fight Against Aquatic Invasive Species Statewide

TPWD Continues the Fight Against Aquatic Invasive Species Statewide

AUSTIN – In 2017, the 85th Texas Legislature provided $6.3 million to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for aquatic invasive species management in 2018-2019….

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Kreische House in La Grange Close to New Phase of Renovations

Kreische House in La Grange Close to New Phase of Renovations

LA GRANGE— The historic Kreische House, located within Monument Hill and Kreische Brewery State Historic Site, will be entering the next project phase of preservation…

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TPWD Releases Freshwater Fishing Regulation Proposals for 2019-2020

TPWD Releases Freshwater Fishing Regulation Proposals for 2019-2020

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is now accepting public comment on proposed changes to freshwater fishing regulations for 2019-2020. The proposed…

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TPWD Seeking Public Input on Hunting Regulation Proposals for 2019-2020

TPWD Seeking Public Input on Hunting Regulation Proposals for 2019-2020

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is now accepting public comment on proposed changes to hunting regulations for 2019-2020. The proposed changes…

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TPWD Releases Saltwater Fishing Regulation Proposals for 2019-2020

TPWD Releases Saltwater Fishing Regulation Proposals for 2019-2020

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is now accepting public comment on proposed changes to saltwater fishing regulations for 2019-2020. These changes…

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Game Warden Field Notes

Game Warden Field Notes

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Hold My Beer and Take the Wheel A landowner near…

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TPWD Announces Proposed Alligator Gar Regulation Changes

TPWD Announces Proposed Alligator Gar Regulation Changes

AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is proposing changes to fishing regulations for alligator gar, the largest and longest-lived freshwater fish in the…

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Texas State Parks Reservation System Unveils New Features Ahead of Spring Break

Texas State Parks Reservation System Unveils New Features Ahead of Spring Break

Park visitors can now buy a “Save the Day” pass, book specific campsites, cabins and shelters and buy a Texas State Park Pass online AUSTIN—…

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Annual Texas Abandoned Crab Trap Removal Dates Set for 2019

Annual Texas Abandoned Crab Trap Removal Dates Set for 2019

AUSTIN —Each February for 17 years, countless volunteers spend 10 days on the water along the Texas coastline searching the bays for abandoned crab traps…

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TPWD Announces Genetic Results of 14.57 Pound Bass Caught from Marine Creek Lake

TPWD Announces Genetic Results of 14.57 Pound Bass Caught from Marine Creek Lake

AUSTIN – In February 2017, Marine Creek Lake produced the first ever confirmed Toyota ShareLunker offspring entered in the program, a major milestone in the…

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