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San Antonio Express-News
Park-goer believed to have set fire to natural pool on Enchanted Rock summitby plants, and is sometimes filled with water due to a depression in the surfac
Park-goer believed to have set fire to natural pool on Enchanted Rock summit
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 days ago
by plants, and is sometimes filled with water due to a depression in the surface of the ground where the pool exists. A TPWD representative said there is currently not enough evidence to definitively conclude the fire was started intentionally,... Read more
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Nueces County Record Star
CCA Texas Funds Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Airboat Repairsat 7:35 PM Houston, Texas – CCA Texas recently provided funding for the repair
CCA Texas Funds Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Airboat Repairs
Nueces County Record Star / Posted 3 days ago
at 7:35 PM Houston, Texas – CCA Texas recently provided funding for the repairs of a Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) Law Enforcement Division district airboat. This airboat is used by TPWD Game Wardens in a wide variety of conservation... 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 4 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
Spring's heavy rains help, hinder wildlife in Texasthe past three or four weeks, and you can certainly see grasses turning brown a
Spring's heavy rains help, hinder wildlife in Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
the past three or four weeks, and you can certainly see grasses turning brown and other signs of stress," said Corey Mason, TPWD regional wildlife director for the eastern third of the state. "But you look at the river systems and reservoirs and see... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department expands its options to huntersthe "drawn hunts" portion of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's public h
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department expands its options to hunters
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
the "drawn hunts" portion of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's public hunting program. Those participating in TPWD's public hunting program, which this past week kicked its 2016-17 season into gear with the opening of its online... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Boating accidents mar holiday weekend in Texasin boating-related accidents and boaters cited for violations of the state's bo
Boating accidents mar holiday weekend in Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
in boating-related accidents and boaters cited for violations of the state's boating laws. Over the three-day weekend, TPWD game wardens investigated 34 boating accidents across the state, Jones said. One of those accidents resulted in the... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.57' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KXXV Waco / Posted 8 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.57' 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; 0.57' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.57' 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; 0.57' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 8 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.57' 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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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.57' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 8 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.57' 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; 0.57' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 8 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.57' 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; 0.57' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 9 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.57' 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; 0.39' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 15 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.39' 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; 0.39' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 15 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.39' 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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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Texas Fishing ReportWater stained to muddy; 0.39' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 15 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.39' 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; 0.39' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 15 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.39' 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; 0.39' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 15 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.39' 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; 0.39' low. No report available. FAIRFIELD: Black bass
Texas Fishing Report
KXXV Waco / Posted 15 days ago
Water stained to muddy; 0.39' 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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The Gilmer Mirror
Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Season to Open July 15 - AUSTIN — The Gulf of Mexico commercial shrimp season for both state and federal waters will open 30 minutes after sunset Friday July 15. The opening date is based on an evaluation of the biological so...Division used the best available scientific information including samples colle
Gulf of Mexico Shrimp Season to Open July 15 - AUSTIN — The Gulf of Mexico commercial shrimp season for both state and federal waters will open 30 minutes after sunset Friday July 15. The opening date is based on an evaluation of the biological so...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
Division used the best available scientific information including samples collected by using trawls and bag seines in TPWD routine data collection. The purpose of the closed Gulf season is to protect brown shrimp during their major period of... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Game Warden Field Notes - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Arrest Now Ticket Later A Travis County game warden was checking bank fishermen on Lake Austin when one fisherman a...a license could not be found, he requested that a citation be issued so that he
Game Warden Field Notes - The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Arrest Now Ticket Later A Travis County game warden was checking bank fishermen on Lake Austin when one fisherman a...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
a license could not be found, he requested that a citation be issued so that he could leave. Despite limited information, TPWD dispatch located an outstanding arrest warrant and the subject was transported to Travis County Central Booking. During... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
TPWD Report "Alarming" Spike in Deathsyou'll see local police departments, you'll see local sheriff's departments. We
TPWD Report "Alarming" Spike in Deaths
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
you'll see local police departments, you'll see local sheriff's departments. We all work hand in hand.” According to the TPWD, last year during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, game wardens made contact with over 30,000 boaters and arrested 58... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
TPWD Report "Alarming" Spike in Deathsyou'll see local police departments, you'll see local sheriff's departments. We
TPWD Report "Alarming" Spike in Deaths
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
you'll see local police departments, you'll see local sheriff's departments. We all work hand in hand.” According to the TPWD, last year during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, game wardens made contact with over 30,000 boaters and arrested 58... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Tip line program lets Texans help protect natural resourcesof the ubiquitous Crime Stoppers programs, serves as a conduit for information
Tip line program lets Texans help protect natural resources
Houston Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
of the ubiquitous Crime Stoppers programs, serves as a conduit for information from the public to the state's 530 or so TPWD game wardens stationed across Texas' 254 counties. Callers, who can remain anonymous, pass along information that's... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
About 40,000 marijuana plants worth millions of dollars discovered at West Texas ranchgrow sites, located discarded firearms within the sites and have been contacted
About 40,000 marijuana plants worth millions of dollars discovered at West Texas ranch
Dallas Morning News / Posted 27 days ago
grow sites, located discarded firearms within the sites and have been contacted by hunters and landowners who have unknowingly come across these sites," Colonel Craig Hunter, TPWD Law Enforcement Division Director, said in a statement. On Tw... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Massive marijuana farm uncovered in Menard Countysites, and have been contacted by hunters and landowners who have unknowingly c
Massive marijuana farm uncovered in Menard County
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 27 days ago
sites, and have been contacted by hunters and landowners who have unknowingly come across these sites," Col. Craig Hunter, TPWD Law Enforcement Division director, said in the release. "These large grow sites introduce a significant criminal element... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Texas marijuana grow farm worth millions uncovered in Menard Countybe worth millions of dollars, according to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Departmen
Texas marijuana grow farm worth millions uncovered in Menard County
Houston Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
be worth millions of dollars, according to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department. No arrests have been made. According to TPWD, "substantial infrastructure" that included camp sites and irrigation was also found. The investigation remains open... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Texas marijuana grow farm worth millions uncovered in Menard Countybe worth millions of dollars, according to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Departmen
Texas marijuana grow farm worth millions uncovered in Menard County
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
be worth millions of dollars, according to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department. No arrests have been made. According to TPWD, "substantial infrastructure" that included camp sites and irrigation was also found. The investigation remains open... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Spectacular paddling trails reach the remote and private side of Texasoff limits to general traffic. The Texas Paddling Trails program is a collabor
Spectacular paddling trails reach the remote and private side of Texas
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
off limits to general traffic. The Texas Paddling Trails program is a collaboration of the Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD) and municipalities and local businesses to establish accessible paddling trails throughout the state. Since it launched... Read more
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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 29 days 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 30 days 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 30 days 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 30 days 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 30 days 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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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 30 days 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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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 30 days 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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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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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 1 months 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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