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San Antonio Express-News
State parks close ahead of Memorial Day Weekend after storms strike Central, East TexasTexas, and Atlanta near Texarkana – are closed until further notice, according
State parks close ahead of Memorial Day Weekend after storms strike Central, East Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Texas, and Atlanta near Texarkana – are closed until further notice, according to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. TPWD spokesperson Stephanie Salinas said there’s no telling if the parks will reopen ahead of the “big weekend.” “It’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Fisherman spots alligator in Calaveras Lake, catches it on videomySA.com it is not rare for alligators to inhabit Calaveras Lake. According to
Fisherman spots alligator in Calaveras Lake, catches it on video
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
mySA.com it is not rare for alligators to inhabit Calaveras Lake. According to a previous report, Andrew Gluesenkamp said TPWD officials get calls about misplaced alligators and crocodiles about once a year. He advised to not approach the animal,... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
Hawaii News Now / Posted 3 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
Slithering their way across the Hill Countrypercent of all snakebites occur between the months of April and October, accord
Slithering their way across the Hill Country
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 3 days ago
percent of all snakebites occur between the months of April and October, according to Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) officials. A lot of the snakes exist in dark, cool areas during these hotter months. “They come out of enlarged rocky... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrantsknown at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
Man caught illegally 'noodling,' arrested on unrelated warrants
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
ETX man arrested for illegal 'noodling'known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
ETX man arrested for illegal 'noodling'
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
ETX man arrested for illegal 'noodling'known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observe
ETX man arrested for illegal 'noodling'
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
known at noodling, on Lake Palestine when officials with the department observed him using a pole and hook. According to TPWD officials, it is illegal to use anything other than your bare hand to hand fish in Texas because it gives an unfair... Read more
11 related stories
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San Antonio Express-News
'Monster' alligator snapping turtle at Texas lake takes social media by stormTexas Parks and Wildlife offices were not immediately available to comment on t
'Monster' alligator snapping turtle at Texas lake takes social media by storm
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Texas Parks and Wildlife offices were not immediately available to comment on the Caddo Lake turtles. According to the TPWD website, the alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temmincki) is a threatened species and cannot be collected. “If you... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Over 300 paddlefish released into Caddo Lakefish were released by The Caddo Lake Institute (CLI), US Fish and Wildlife Serv
Over 300 paddlefish released into Caddo Lake
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 9 days ago
fish were released by The Caddo Lake Institute (CLI), US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD), The Nature Conservancy, Northeast Texas Municipal Water District, Collins Academy and the US Army Corps of... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Over 300 paddlefish released into Caddo Lakefish were released by The Caddo Lake Institute (CLI), US Fish and Wildlife Serv
Over 300 paddlefish released into Caddo Lake
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
fish were released by The Caddo Lake Institute (CLI), US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD), The Nature Conservancy, Northeast Texas Municipal Water District, Collins Academy and the US Army Corps of... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Over 300 paddlefish released into Caddo Lakefish were released by The Caddo Lake Institute (CLI), US Fish and Wildlife Serv
Over 300 paddlefish released into Caddo Lake
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
fish were released by The Caddo Lake Institute (CLI), US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD), The Nature Conservancy, Northeast Texas Municipal Water District, Collins Academy and the US Army Corps of... Read more
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The Advocate
Toyota Bass Classic pits best anglers in north Texas lakea home run derby. They’ll be swinging for the fences.” The TTBC is a benefit f
Toyota Bass Classic pits best anglers in north Texas lake
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
a home run derby. They’ll be swinging for the fences.” The TTBC is a benefit for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) youth and urban outreach programs, and it aims to bring awareness to the state’s fisheries and conservation themes.... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Chupacabra Sighting in Hockley County, Investigated by Game Wardenand said she stumbled across a creature on the road that "looked like the Chupa
Chupacabra Sighting in Hockley County, Investigated by Game Warden
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
and said she stumbled across a creature on the road that "looked like the Chupacabras you see in videos online," said TPWD Game Warden Aaron Sims. Sims said that the game warden on the scene assured the woman it was more than likely a coyote... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Season is at hand for archers, whose ranks appear to be growingor both. An unintended consequence is that the super combo license blurs the l
Season is at hand for archers, whose ranks appear to be growing
Dallas Morning News / Posted 16 days ago
or both. An unintended consequence is that the super combo license blurs the lines between who does what. According to TPWD surveys, about 13 percent of Texas deer hunters hunt with archery equipment. That's about 80,000 archery hunters, but it... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Flourishing Texas gator population on the move during mating seasonprogram leader for Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Those phones are ringi
Flourishing Texas gator population on the move during mating season
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
program leader for Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Those phones are ringing, now, Cooper said, with Houston-area TPWD offices getting "10-15 calls a day, and sometimes a lot more," from worried folks who have spotted one of the tens of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Fishing Reportminnows and white jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines. FAIRFIELD: Black bass f
Texas Fishing Report
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
minnows and white jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines. FAIRFIELD: Black bass fishing reported as significantly improved. TPWD discontinued stocking the lake after the fish kill in September 2011. Redfish survived the kill in limited... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Community Outdoor Outreach Program Provides Opportunity to Get Outside - AUSTIN – Texas children will have more opportunities to explore the state’s natural resources thanks to the nearly $1.5 million in 40 grants awarded this year through Texas P...outdoors-oriented programs and activities like camping, backpacking, kayaking a
Community Outdoor Outreach Program Provides Opportunity to Get Outside - AUSTIN – Texas children will have more opportunities to explore the state’s natural resources thanks to the nearly $1.5 million in 40 grants awarded this year through Texas P...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
outdoors-oriented programs and activities like camping, backpacking, kayaking and service projects. CO-OP was developed by TPWD in 1996 to help introduce underserved populations to environmental education, conservation and outdoor recreation... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Next Steps Basics at TPWD Turkey Hunting 101 Workshop May 14 - GRAND PRAIRIE – Discover the allure of spring turkey hunting and learn from the experts at Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) what it takes to get started during a half-day wor...Next Steps Basics at TPWD Turkey Hunting 101 Workshop May 14 GRAND PRAIRIE – D
Next Steps Basics at TPWD Turkey Hunting 101 Workshop May 14 - GRAND PRAIRIE – Discover the allure of spring turkey hunting and learn from the experts at Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) what it takes to get started during a half-day wor...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 20 days ago
Next Steps Basics at TPWD Turkey Hunting 101 Workshop May 14 GRAND PRAIRIE – Discover the allure of spring turkey hunting and learn from the experts at Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) what it takes to get started during a half-day... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
KRLD To Do List May 5-8, 2016is a Free Fishing Event at Chisholm Park in Hurst Saturday May 7 sponsored by t
KRLD To Do List May 5-8, 2016
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 23 days ago
is a Free Fishing Event at Chisholm Park in Hurst Saturday May 7 sponsored by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), the City of Hurst and the Toyota Texas Fest. The 9-to-noon event will feature fishing for catfish, 50 of which will... Read more
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Bullard Banner News
Snake bites Bullard boy | May 4, 2016on the sides and narrow across the back. Like any animal, when threatened, cott
Snake bites Bullard boy | May 4, 2016
Bullard Banner News / Posted 25 days ago
on the sides and narrow across the back. Like any animal, when threatened, cottonmouths will attack to protect themselves. TPWD also says that only seven percent of all Texas snakebite cases involve cottonmouths. Throughout the United States, less... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Pearl Harbor survivor turns 100 years oldLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
Pearl Harbor survivor turns 100 years old
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Good Samaritan killed outside Arlington WalgreensLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
Good Samaritan killed outside Arlington Walgreens
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Judge temporarily blocks removal of Confederate monumentLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
Judge temporarily blocks removal of Confederate monument
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Fallen tree in roadway results in one-vehicle fatal accidentLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
Fallen tree in roadway results in one-vehicle fatal accident
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Cherokee County Judge issues disaster declarationLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
Cherokee County Judge issues disaster declaration
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Judge confirms administrator for Prince's estateLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
Judge confirms administrator for Prince's estate
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Customer Files $5M Starbucks Lawsuit, Says Too Much Ice In DrinksLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
Customer Files $5M Starbucks Lawsuit, Says Too Much Ice In Drinks
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
24 related stories
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CBS 19 Tyler
After the verdict: Bernie Tiede talksLake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lak
After the verdict: Bernie Tiede talks
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 26 days ago
Lake Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic male's body was recovered Sunday from Lake Holbrook in Wood County. Quint Balkcom, TPWD Game Warden, says the victim was swimming with friends according to their accounts. Wood County (KYTX) - A Hispanic... Read more
24 related stories
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The Gilmer Mirror
Free Fishing Event at Chisholm Park in Hurst May 7 - ATHENS—What’s one of the best family-friendly fishing destinations in Texas? The answer may surprise you: Dallas/Fort Worth. Making more people aware of that—and getting fishing poles in their h...of a free family fishing event at Hurst’s Chisholm Park on May 7, sponsored by
Free Fishing Event at Chisholm Park in Hurst May 7 - ATHENS—What’s one of the best family-friendly fishing destinations in Texas? The answer may surprise you: Dallas/Fort Worth. Making more people aware of that—and getting fishing poles in their h...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
of a free family fishing event at Hurst’s Chisholm Park on May 7, sponsored by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), the City of Hurst and the Toyota Texas Fest. The 9-to-noon event will feature fishing for catfish, 50 of which will... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Giant catfish caught in West Texas lake making a splash onlineon the catch and had no previous knowledge about it. The heaviest catfish on s
Giant catfish caught in West Texas lake making a splash online
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 30 days ago
on the catch and had no previous knowledge about it. The heaviest catfish on state record is a blue catfish caught on Jan. 16, 2004 on Lake Texoma by Cody Mullennix, according to the TPWD website. It was 58 inches long and weighed 121.... Read more

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