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Borger News-Herald
Texas Parks & Wildlife reports surge in waterways fatalitieswaterways. More than a dozen fatalities have occurred in the state so far this
Texas Parks & Wildlife reports surge in waterways fatalities
Borger News-Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
waterways. More than a dozen fatalities have occurred in the state so far this year. The spike has Texas Parks & Wildlife (TPWD) officials calling for boaters to follow safety best-practices as we head into the peak summer boating season. First,... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 23 hours ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. 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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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 23 hours ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. 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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KLTV 7 Tyler
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 23 hours ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. 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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KXXV Waco
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
Water stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. 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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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
Water stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. 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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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
Water stained to muddy; 0.02' low. No report available. 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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KTXS Abilene
Park officials add 250,000 catfish to Lake Brownwoodmay want to stop by Lake Brownwood. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department ha
Park officials add 250,000 catfish to Lake Brownwood
KTXS Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
may want to stop by Lake Brownwood. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has added several thousand fish to the lake. TPWD Inland Fisheries placed 250,000 blue catfish fingerlings in the lake Tuesday, according to Lake Brownwood State Park.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austina witness that shows a guy catching a large snapping turtle with a rod wheel an
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austin
Houston Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
a witness that shows a guy catching a large snapping turtle with a rod wheel and taking a hammer and beating it to death," TPWD News Manager Steve Lightfoot told mySA.com. Lightfoot said the station was urged to put out a call for information from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austina witness that shows a guy catching a large snapping turtle with a rod wheel an
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
a witness that shows a guy catching a large snapping turtle with a rod wheel and taking a hammer and beating it to death," TPWD News Manager Steve Lightfoot told mySA.com. Lightfoot said the station was urged to put out a call for information from... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
H-E-B Presents Fireworks on the Brazos - Celebrate national independence at the very site where Texas gained its independence in 1836 at Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site between Brenham and Navasota. Presente...KWHI 1280, Del Sol Food Company-Briannas, Germania Insurance, Washington County
H-E-B Presents Fireworks on the Brazos - Celebrate national independence at the very site where Texas gained its independence in 1836 at Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site between Brenham and Navasota. Presente...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
KWHI 1280, Del Sol Food Company-Briannas, Germania Insurance, Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau, Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD), the Star of the Republic Museum/Blinn College, and the Washington on the Brazos State Park Asso... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Parks and Wildlife is auctioning off a bevy of outdoor equipment, including hydro-bikesa bevy of outdoor equipment, including hydro-bikes The Texas Facilities Commis
Texas Parks and Wildlife is auctioning off a bevy of outdoor equipment, including hydro-bikes
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
a bevy of outdoor equipment, including hydro-bikes The Texas Facilities Commission manages oversupply for departments like TPWD. Items are first offered to "state agencies, political subdivisions and assistance organizations" during a 10-day... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Pleasanton stunned by drowning of Donut Dannyproceeded to swim after the boat, but submerged roughly 80 yards off the shore.
Pleasanton stunned by drowning of Donut Danny
Pleasanton Express / Posted 8 days ago
proceeded to swim after the boat, but submerged roughly 80 yards off the shore. After Texas Parks & Wildlife Department (TPWD) Game Wardens from the surrounding counties searched for Danny, the Corpus Christi Police Department (CCPD) was... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
TPW Commission Adopts Amended Deer Movement Rules - AUSTIN – After extensive public testimony the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Monday approved an amended set of regulations for artificial movement of deer by permit as part of the state’s ...plan. Adopted provisions are the result of extensive collaboration between the
TPW Commission Adopts Amended Deer Movement Rules - AUSTIN – After extensive public testimony the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission Monday approved an amended set of regulations for artificial movement of deer by permit as part of the state’s ...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 9 days ago
plan. Adopted provisions are the result of extensive collaboration between the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), Texas Animal Health Commission (TAHC), the deer breeding community and landowners to address concerns over the future... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TPWD merits support in fight against chronic wasting diseasecure that destroys the populations it was originally meant to help rescue. Tex
TPWD merits support in fight against chronic wasting disease
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
cure that destroys the populations it was originally meant to help rescue. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, or TPWD, recognizing the severity and potential impact of this disease, responded swiftly and responsibly to halt the movement... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
It took 10 men more than 2 hours to reel in this massive, 9-foot bull shark off a South Texas pierpork," Bennett said. There are 21 species of sharks, not including the bull sh
It took 10 men more than 2 hours to reel in this massive, 9-foot bull shark off a South Texas pier
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
pork," Bennett said. There are 21 species of sharks, not including the bull shark, which are prohibited from being fished and listed on the TPWD website. The department advises fishers to release sharks they are unable to identify. mmendoza@mysa.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Photo of scorpion mother carrying her babies in Texas will haunt your dreamsposted a photo Friday of a set of newborn scorpions resting on the back of thei
Photo of scorpion mother carrying her babies in Texas will haunt your dreams
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
posted a photo Friday of a set of newborn scorpions resting on the back of their mother. The photo was taken at a TPWD office in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, where officials work on wildlife issues in a domestic setting. Newborn scorpions... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Fake reefs boost Gulf of Mexico marine life, tourismoffshore each year, with many visiting one of the artificial reef sites managed
Fake reefs boost Gulf of Mexico marine life, tourism
KTVZ Bend / Posted 17 days ago
offshore each year, with many visiting one of the artificial reef sites managed by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD). A week ago, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (TPWF) and the Coastal Conservation Association partnered with... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Fake reefs boost Gulf of Mexico marine life, tourismoffshore each year, with many visiting one of the artificial reef sites managed
Fake reefs boost Gulf of Mexico marine life, tourism
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 21 days ago
offshore each year, with many visiting one of the artificial reef sites managed by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD). A week ago, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (TPWF) and the Coastal Conservation Association partnered with... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site – Summer Fun 2016 - Historic Site plans park-wide celebration for Fourth of July Located on 293 acres of lush park land the picturesque Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site gives visitors un...minutes. There are no Stagecoach Days in August. Fanthorp Inn. Contact: Jon Fai
Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site – Summer Fun 2016 - Historic Site plans park-wide celebration for Fourth of July Located on 293 acres of lush park land the picturesque Washington on the Brazos State Historic Site gives visitors un...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 23 days ago
minutes. There are no Stagecoach Days in August. Fanthorp Inn. Contact: Jon Failor, (936) 878-2214 ext. 224 or jon.failor@tpwd.texas.gov. June 18, July 16, August 20 and September 17; Third Saturdays, June – September; Living History Saturday:... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Game wardens shine in 'Lone Star Law'division. The documentary series, which premiered last week and is scheduled t
Game wardens shine in 'Lone Star Law'
Houston Chronicle / Posted 25 days ago
division. The documentary series, which premiered last week and is scheduled to air at 9 p.m. Thursdays, follows TPWD game wardens afield, on the water and on the roads, day and night, as the officers go about their jobs. And those jobs... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
County parks meeting raises questionsthe 25% cash or in-kind match if we are successful with the application." The
County parks meeting raises questions
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 25 days ago
the 25% cash or in-kind match if we are successful with the application." The county already has applied for a second TPWD grant for additional boat ramp-related work at Pugh Park and is interested in applying for another $500,000 TPWD grant... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Meeting a first step toward master plan for county parksdevise implementation strategies and set priorities. Now Ford and the county a
Meeting a first step toward master plan for county parks
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 28 days ago
devise implementation strategies and set priorities. Now Ford and the county are aiming for two other grants: A second TPWD Boating Access Grant for about $300,000. The county applied for it in spring and should hear back on the results in six... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Two teens facing 10 charges of illegal hunting after posting photos to Instagramhunting violations because it is illegal to hunt on public land. Game warden f
Two teens facing 10 charges of illegal hunting after posting photos to Instagram
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
hunting violations because it is illegal to hunt on public land. Game warden field notes published regularly on the TPWD website said that a Gonzales County game warden first called a game warden in Guadalupe Country with information about a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
13 interesting facts about Enchanted Rock, the Hill Country's 'spectacular granite'without the spirits, Sharon Mosher, the dean of the Jackson School of Geoscienc
13 interesting facts about Enchanted Rock, the Hill Country's 'spectacular granite'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
without the spirits, Sharon Mosher, the dean of the Jackson School of Geosciences at the University of Texas, told TPWD that Enchanted Rock is "a spectacular granite” because it contains a special mixture of minerals. From its convergent... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Garner State Park celebrates 75 years of camping, hiking in Texas' Hill CountryPark is known for its hiking, swimming and camping, making it one of the most v
Garner State Park celebrates 75 years of camping, hiking in Texas' Hill Country
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
Park is known for its hiking, swimming and camping, making it one of the most visited state parks in Texas, according to TPWD. But before it attracted around 350,000 campers each year, it was a six-years-long project that began in 1935 by the... Read more
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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 1 months ago
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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