News and Media
TPWD News Team 512-389-8030
Events sponsored by TPWD or in which TPWD is a participant.
- News Images on Flickr
For high-resolution images from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, visit the TPWD Flickr page.
- News Releases
Timely information on TPWD’s activities.
- Open Records Center
Submit an Open Records Request
- Passport To Texas Radio Program
Information about the Texas outdoors is on the radio weekdays across the state.
- Public Service Announcements
Public service announcements for radio and television.
- Social Media
Directory of TPW social media pages.
- Special Events | Media Productions | Short-term Concessions Requests
Interested in hosting an event, filming a project, or providing a short-term concession at a Texas State Park.
- Texas Parks & Wildlife Magazine
Since 1942, Texas Parks & Wildlife has been a monthly guide to the Texas outdoors.
- Texas Parks & Wildlife Television Program
A weekly, half-hour program airing on PBS stations throughout the state and in a number of other markets around the country.
- Under the Texas Sky Podcast
Introducing the new podcast from Texas Parks and Wildlife about nature, people, and the connection they share.
Online video with transcripts.
News Contacts at Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
All media inquiries can be referred to the TPWD Press Office or individual agency spokespeople.
- TPWD News Team
- Stephanie Garcia
- Kirk McDonnell
- Jen Shugert
Other useful Communications Division contacts:
- Mischelle Diaz
Communications Division Director
and Primary Spokesperson for TPWD
- Cory Chandler
Deputy Division Director
- Chase Fountain
Still Photography Requests
News contacts in other TPWD divisions:
- Julie Hagen
Coastal Fisheries Division Information Specialist
Lower Texas Coast in Corpus Christi