Game Warden Field Notes

Game Warden Field Notes

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Willie the Decoy Two Henderson County game wardens and two…

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Texas State History Museum to Host Battleship TEXAS Exhibit

Texas State History Museum to Host Battleship TEXAS Exhibit

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department exhibit, “The Last of the Dreadnought Battleships,” will open on Feb. 1 at the Bob Bullock Texas State History…

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Lost, drunk woman rescued from tree blind in snowstorm

Lost, drunk woman rescued from tree blind in snowstorm

Authorities in Cohoctah, Mich. responding to a 911 call early Sunday morning, Jan. 5  rescued an intoxicated and disoriented 21-year-old woman who climbed into a…

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Colorado outfitters charged with big cat scheme

Colorado outfitters charged with big cat scheme

A Mesa County, Colorado outfitter and his guide were indicted Tuesday, Jan. 7 on allegations they conspired to lead clients on illegal hunts in Western Colorado…

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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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Texas State-Fish Art Contest Seeks Entries

Texas State-Fish Art Contest Seeks Entries

The Texas State-Fish Art Contest, headquartered at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center, reminds Texas teachers and students that the deadline for entries in the 2014…

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Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Trustees Invite Public Comment on $627 Million in Proposed Gulf Early Restoration Projects

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Trustees Invite Public Comment on $627 Million in Proposed Gulf Early Restoration Projects

Proposal includes Five Texas projects; Public meetings set for Jan. 21, 22, 23 in Port Arthur, Galveston, Corpus Christi The Deepwater Horizon oil spill Natural Resource Damage…

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Scot Storm named 2014 Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year

Scot Storm named 2014 Ducks Unlimited Artist of the Year

Wildlife artist Scot Storm, of Freeport, Minn., has been named as the Ducks Unlimited (DU) 2014 Artist of the Year. Storm’s painting Tranquil Waters catapulted…

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Public Comment Sought on Use of Toxic Substances to Collect Nongame Wildlife

Public Comment Sought on Use of Toxic Substances to Collect Nongame Wildlife

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is proposing an amendment to the Parks and Wildlife Code that would make it illegal to use noxious or…

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 TWO MEN CHARGED IN SHOOTING OF TEXAS GAME WARDEN

TWO MEN CHARGED IN SHOOTING OF TEXAS GAME WARDEN

Two men have been arrested and charged in connection with the shooting of a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department game warden earlier this week. Booked…

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