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We Will Not Be Tamed!

Thomas Flemons - The Untamed

Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation is encouraging Texans to get involved in conserving the wild things and wild places of our state. We Will Not Be Tamed calls you to appreciate the wildness of Texas, the vastness of our Texas spirit and why we should be inspired to conserve it. Learn how to conserve Texas' wild things and places.

Fishing

BIGGER BETTER BASS!

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A new era of Toyota ShareLunker is underway! The year-round season began Jan. 1, and now anglers who catch a bass that's at least 8 lbs. or 24" can enter their catch online or in the ShareLunker app. Participants will receive a catch kit, achievement decal, ShareLunker gear, and entry into a drawing for prizes including a $5,000 shopping spree!

Learn More at TexasShareLunker.com

Magazine

5 Old Movie Sets

Royal Theater

Texas has hosted many movie productions over the years, so movie sets are scattered across the Lone Star State. This month, Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine highlights 5 iconic movie sets that you can visit.

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April 2018 Magazine cover

In this Issue:
Racing Through History

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Go Wild

Go Wild - Jack Rabbit

Enjoy wildflowers, wildlife and wild fun at your Texas State Parks!

Hop into springtime fun

Boating

Protect the Lakes You Love

Learn How to
Clean,Drain and Dry
Play Now Clean, Drain, Dry Your Boat

Invasive species like zebra mussels and giant salvinia are attacking your lakes and rivers. These invaders harm native plants and animals and hurt fishing, swimming and boating. Stop them from spreading - clean, drain and dry your boat before traveling from lake to lake.

Fishing

Texas Fishing Guide

Texas Fishing Guide from Texas Parks & Wildlife Magazine

Get to know your favorite freshwater fish species. Experts have provided a special, free look into Texas’ most popular fish - including species descriptions (with top quality color illustrations), where to fish and how to catch them in this exclusive feature in the Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine mobile app.

Law Enforcement

TPWD's New Prosecutor of the Year Award Reflects Critical Role To Protect Woods, Waters, Wildlife

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A brand-new award aims to formally recognize a courtroom champion each year for exemplary efforts in prosecuting fish, wildlife, water safety, natural and cultural resource or other environmental crimes in Texas. Nominees may include any prosecutor at the county, district, state or federal level whose action occurred during the previous two calendar years.

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