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Source: Oklahoma State University DASNR | June 19, 2020

The Oklahoma Department of Health has confirmed 20 cases of rabies for the year as June … Read More

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Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | June 24, 2020

Once considered to be extinct in Texas, black bears have steadily recolonized the Big Bend … Read More

Source: USDA APHIS | June 18, 2020

As cases of chronic wasting disease (CWD) continue to rise, USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is looking to genetics for new and innovative ways to reduce the prevalence of this brain-wasting … Read More

The northern bobwhite quail is an iconic species for many reasons. Depending on who you talk to, you may hear bobwhite referred to as a game bird, an indicator or an umbrella species, or a species of conservation concern. Hearing the “bobwhite” whistle reminds us of days gone by … Read More

Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department |June 2, 2020

In the latest change driven by the current public health situation, the Texas Outdoor Annual Hunting, Fishing and Boating Regulations booklets will be going all-digital for the upcoming hunting and fishing license … Read More

Source: Texas A&M Forest Service | May 29, 2020

The presence of the deadly emerald ash borer (EAB) was confirmed May 19, 2020, in Denton and Bowie Counties. EAB has infested and killed ash trees in both counties, soon adding them … Read More

Changes to freshwater fishing regulations for 2020-21 season (scroll down for saltwater)

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission adopted multiple changes to the freshwater fishing regulations for the upcoming 2020-2021 season at the meeting held virtually May 21. Modifications include length limits … Read More

Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | May 21, 2020

Hunting regulations for the 2020-2021 season were approved by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission at its public meeting held online May 21. Hunters will see some hunting regulation changes this … Read More

Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | May 12, 2020

With peak boating season around the corner, Texans recreating on the coast are likely to spot iconic coastal birds like brown pelicans, roseate spoonbills, black skimmers and reddish egrets nesting in … Read More

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Source: Texas Parks and Wildlife Department | April 29, 2020

The … Read More