Now find your perfect state park escape using the Texas State Parks Official Guide for Apple and Android devices. The free app locates campgrounds, cabins, trails and places to hike, bike, swim, fish or kayak.
And it’ll give you all the details on 95 state parks in Texas.
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One highlight of visiting our state parks is the possibility of seeing wildlife - everything from birds to armadillos, bison, alligators, bears and snakes. In this month’s issue, Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine visits parks that offer
a good chance of viewing fascinating wild creatures, including the World Birding Center which includes three state parks: Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley, Estero Llano Grande and Resaca de la Palma.
9 more parks for wildlife watching
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What have you always wanted to see in the wild? Birds, butterflies, wildflowers, mammals and more are alive and well in your state parks, and it's all thanks to your support. Now is the best time for you to visit!
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Free Mobile Texas Fishing Guide
Get to know your favorite freshwater fish species. Experts have provided a special look into Texas’ most popular fish including species descriptions (with quality color illustrations),
where to fish and how to catch them in this exclusive feature in the Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine app! For a unique interactive experience, download the free app. Apple iOS or Android
TPWD Debuts Catfish Management Plan
TPWD has completed work on a plan designed to expand angling opportunities for Texas' growing urban population and introduce the next generation of anglers to the pleasures of fishing. Get your copy of TPWD's Catfish Management Plan
and see how catfish figure into our vision for the future of freshwater fishing in Texas.
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