Texas Fish & Game

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August 29, 2018
fishing podcast

Podcast: Saltwater Fishing Series: Hardcore Bay Fishing on the South Texas Coast with Guest Cal Gonzales

In this continuation of the TF&G saltwater fishing series, Dustin sits down with Cal Gonzales, Texas Fish & Game saltwater fishing editor and Texas coastal hotspot focus columnist. We talk about all kinds of things from catching mangrove […]
October 23, 2017

Snow White TX Opossum (Video)

The opossum is not known as one of nature’s beauty but this white specimen encountered by TFG Editor-In-Chief Chester Moore certainly is worth a second look. According to the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department’s official opossum […]
October 11, 2017

Fighting bears, dancing rattlesnakes and other amazing game cam photos from Texas and Mexico

Game or trail cameras are one of the greatest innovations in the history of the outdoors industry. They not only hunters to monitor and patterns the game they pursue but they give the world a look […]
October 10, 2017

TX alligator feeding frenzy (video)

Every fall on the Sabine River alligators gather to feed on mullet and menhaden before the first big cold snap blows through. TF&G Editor-In-Chief uncovered this clip he filmed while fishing a few years back. He […]
October 4, 2017

Must read bowhunters! A real look at treestand safety

It is no secret that most bowhunters out there will be hunting from a tree stand. As a matter of fact, it is estimated that over 85 percent of hunters use tree stands for success. A […]
October 3, 2017

How to catch big trout in bays flooded from Harvey

  The bays along the Upper Coast of Texas and Southwest Louisiana are inundated with freshwater. This poses a dilemma for anglers seeking speckled trout, especially bigger ones. A study conducted by Louisiana State University (LSU) […]
October 3, 2017

White whitetails-weird and real (your help needed)

From time to time hunters encounter strange “ghost deer” or mysterious white deer that seem to disappear as quickly as they show up. Let us examine the source of some of these mysterious sightings. Albino Whitetails […]
October 2, 2017

How to make a survivalist backpack

I am a huge fan of the survivalist scene.  I love to read just about everything I can on it and watch a ton of videos.  Most of them it is sad to say simply have no clue. The […]
September 28, 2017
peacock bass

Peacock bass stocked in Texas? Pike too?

Did you know there have been peacock bass stocked in Texas? Pike too? In the past TPWD has stocked some species that (unfortunately) did not take off and below are list of some of those stockings. […]
September 27, 2017

A 13-pound-11 ounce flounder and catching flounder on the “beds”

I love flounder and huge flounder really intrigue me. One of the coolest moments of my career as a wildlife journalist was getting to encounter a flounder bigger than the long-standing state record. The state record […]