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Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission

Appointed by the governor and confirmed by the Texas Senate, the commission adopts policies and rules to carry out all programs of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Every August, the Commission conducts an annual public hearing to receive input from our partners, stakeholders and constituents concerning any issues relating to Department policies, goals, programs, and responsibilities. Anyone who is interested in speaking to the Commission is encouraged to attend. Additional information on this and other public hearings is available at the links below.

Next Regular Commission Meeting

  • Work Session: 9 a.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2015
  • Annual Public Hearing: 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 19, 2015
  • Commission Meeting: 9 a.m. Thursday, August 20, 2015
  • Location: TPWD Headquarters, Austin — Annual Public Hearing and Directions
  • The agenda will be linked here as soon as it is posted on the website.
  • Live streaming audio will be available.

Managed Lands Deer Program Rule

Comment through 5 p.m. August 20, 2015.

Fees for Permits to Possess Harmful or Potentially Harmful Fish, Shellfish, and Aquatic Plants

Comment through 5 p.m. August 20, 2015.

General Plan for Prescribed Burning on TPWD Lands

Comment through 5 p.m. August 20, 2015.

2015-16 Migratory Game Bird Seasons and Bag Limits — Late Season Species

Comment through 5 p.m. August 20, 2015.

  • Proposed Duck, Coot, and Merganser Seasons
  • Proposed Goose Seasons
  • Proposed Sandhill Crane Seasons
  • Proposed Special Youth-Only Waterfowl Season

Recent News Releases Involving Public Comment

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