Texas Fish & Game

The National News of Texas

May 21, 2019

Wildlife Encounters Help Hurting Children

The most exciting thing that has ever happened in my time as a wildlife journalist-through all of the amazing wildlife, fishing and hunting expeditions around the world is not what many would think. It wasn’t catching […]
May 14, 2019

Texas Bighorn Sheep Gets License Plate

Helping Texas Wild Sheep Texans can help the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department in its wildlife conservation efforts through their purchase of the new Desert Bighorn Sheep conservation license plate, available now. The new plate sells for […]
May 14, 2019

When Hunters Saved The Whitetail And…

Saving America’s Wildlife The Endangered Species Act (ESA) of 1973 brought protected status to dozens of then-dwindling North American animals. Among the first listings were the red wolf, black-footed ferret and ivory-billed woodpecker. It would be […]
March 13, 2019

A Conversation About Poaching, Hunter Recruitment and More (Podcast)

Poaching is a serious and growing threat in much of the world and that is what begins a fascinating conversation between TF&G Editor-In-Chief Chester Moore and Houston Safari Club Executive Director Joe Betar. Listen the podcast […]
March 7, 2019

Feds Combat Illegal Wildlife Trade

The illegal trade in wildlife risks instability in range nations; fuels an organized, international network of criminals who also deal in arms, people and drug trafficking; and threatens the very future of treasured animals such as […]
March 6, 2019

Untangling Whales From Nets (Video)

Whales can become entangled—in fishing gear, lines, or ropes—as they swim through the ocean. Entanglement can injure the whales and impair their ability to eat, swim, and reproduce. Watch as Sarah Wilkin, the NOAA Fisheries National […]
February 27, 2019

Wild America’s Marty Stouffer (Podcast)

My radio program “Moore Outdoors” allows me to be able to interview all kinds of experts on wildlife. By far one of the greatest interview subjects is Marty Stouffer of “Wild America” fame and he recently recorded […]
February 20, 2019

Box Turtle Battles Rattlesnake

When Diane James walked into her backyard in Post, TX she did not expect to see a rattlesnake. Nor did she expect to see an ornate box turtle killing and eating one. But that is exactly what […]
February 13, 2019

The Baddest Wild Cattle On The Planet?

It must be the Texan in me. I love cattle especially wild ones. There is something powerful and majestic about the bulls in particular. Numerous species exist around the world but my favorite is the banteng of Southeast […]
February 13, 2019

Big Hogs Invade Texas City (Video)

Seeing raccoons, opossums and even coyotes in the city is commonplace throughout the American South. But a much larger  creature has entered the concrete jungle and its suburban outposts-the feral hog. Graham, TX isn’t a big city […]
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