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Prevent Spread of the Coronavirus

Please help protect yourself and others when visiting Texas Parks and Wildlife locations. Masks are strongly encouraged for park visitors and TPWD customers, especially when indoors or in areas where it is difficult to socially distance.

Eastern Turkey

Eastern Turkey Seasons Opens April 22

Keep hunting great in Texas! Your MANDATORY harvest reporting helps manage healthy game populations.

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Alternatives to doing business in person with TPWD.

Some Law Enforcement and Austin HQ offices are closed to customers for licenses and boat registration. Please consider the following online and mail-in options.

Online Boat Registration
Renew registration, obtain replacement documents and more online.
See available online boat registration options
Mail-in Boat Requests
Mail ownership transfer transaction requests to your nearest TPWD Law Enforcement Office:
Contact TPWD Boat Section
(800) 262-8755
Fishing & Hunting Licenses
Online purchase of licenses, stamps, tags & packages.
Buy fishing & hunting licenses
Outdoor Annual
Summary of Hunting, Fishing and Boating Regulations
View the Outdoor Annual or Download the app
Boater Education
Online courses are available for required boater education.
See available boater education courses

Law Enforcement Contacts