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May 27, 2020

Hen Turkey Defends Nest Against Snake (Video)

The beauty of everyone having a high definition video camera in the form of their phone is we get to see wildlife interactions rarely viewed in past times. Jackson Wheat was walking through the woods near […]
May 27, 2020

Encountering The Bloody, Bearded Man In The Woods (A True Story)

Chester Moore interviews Lou Marullo, master bowhunting education instructor and author of String Theory For Bowhunters, about a crazy encounter with a bloody, bearded man he encounters in a remote set of woods an hour before […]
May 26, 2020

Black Bears In East Texas-The Latest Research

Join host Chester Moore as he discusses black bears in East Texas with Dr. Daniel Scognamillo and Sarah Fuller of the Arthur Temple College of Forestry & Agriculture at Stephe F. Austin University. Learn the history […]
May 19, 2020

This Week’s TPW Commission Meeting To Be Held Online

Amid ongoing public health concerns, the May meeting of the Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPW) Commission scheduled for May 20-21 will be streamed virtually on the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s website. Planned agenda items remain unaltered […]
May 11, 2020

Texas State Parks To Allow Some Camping

As part of a broader effort to reopen Texas, Texas State Parks will resume limited overnight camping beginning May 18. This gradual reopening of overnight reservations will be limited at all Texas State Parks to varying […]
April 16, 2020

Virtual Ranger Programs Available Through May 2

AUSTIN— The Texas Outdoor Family (TOF) program is leading the #TexasOutdoorFamilyCampIn, a month long online initiative encouraging families to learn outdoor skills together. This series, taking place through April, will culminate in a backyard or indoor […]
April 16, 2020

Illegal Helicopter Hunting, Illegal Artifact Digging & More

These are notes from Texas Parks & Wildlife Department game wardens. This is Hawkward A Hardin County game warden was at the Beaumont District Office when he received a call from the manager of the local […]
April 15, 2020

Where is Texas’ most remote location? US most remote spot?

What is the most remote location in Texas? The answer will probably surprise you. Have you ever wondered what is the most remote spot in the United States? Well, if you have you will want to […]
April 9, 2020

Should TPWD Continue Or Fade Into The Sunset? Believe It Or Not-You Have Input

The Sunset Advisory Commission is reviewing the mission and performance of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and welcomes public comments on whether the agency is still needed and ideas to improve its operations and […]
April 7, 2020
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Texas State Parks Closed Until Further Notice

AUSTIN—At the direction of Gov. Greg Abbott, Texas State Parks will be closed to the public effective at the close of business Tuesday, April 7 in order to maintain the safest environment for visitors, volunteers and […]