Gulf Shrimp Fishery to Re-Open Off Texas July 15, 2018

Gulf Shrimp Fishery to Re-Open Off Texas July 15, 2018

WHAT/WHEN: NOAA Fisheries announces federal waters from 9 to 200 nautical miles off Texas will open to shrimp trawling beginning 30 minutes after official sunset,…

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Texas Game Wardens Stress Continued Water Safety Vigilance

Texas Game Wardens Stress Continued Water Safety Vigilance

Five Open Water Drownings Mar Fourth of July Holiday AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is urging the public to be extra vigilant…

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Applications Now Accepted for TPWD Drawn Hunt Permits

Applications Now Accepted for TPWD Drawn Hunt Permits

AUSTIN – Hunters can start making plans for the upcoming seasons now by applying for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Drawn Hunts. The online…

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Invasive Zebra Mussels found in Grapevine Lake

Invasive Zebra Mussels found in Grapevine Lake

AUSTIN – Invasive zebra mussels have been discovered in Grapevine Lake, a popular outdoor recreation destination located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. On June 22,…

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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. Fresh Caught Another example of black market online shopping occurred…

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About the July 2018 Cover

About the July 2018 Cover

They are called “kings” for a reason.  They are a primary staple for nearshore and offshore anglers fishing Gulf waters. Smaller sized king mackerel are…

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The Love of Brush

The Love of Brush

Once the bait shows up, predators like crappie and bass won’t be far behind. Story and Photography by Matt Williams If fish could talk, there…

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Heating Up on Texas’ Upper Coast

Heating Up on Texas’ Upper Coast

Mid summer patterns present anglers with a variety of options in multiple bay systems. Story and Photography by Nate Skinner July is here and so…

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A Lot to Offer Offshore

A Lot to Offer Offshore

Texas’ Gulf waters offer diverse structure to fish teeming with a variety of pelagic species. Story and Photography By Robert Sloan On the horizon we…

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Coastal Bend Bounces Back

Coastal Bend Bounces Back

Summer through fall is the time to enjoy all this resilient area has to offer. Story and Photography by Danno Wise Padding of paws across…

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