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TPWD News Release — Sept. 16, 2008

Ike Update From TPWD: Game Wardens Complete Search and Rescue, Parks/Wildlife/Fisheries Staff Assess Damage

4:30 p.m. CDT — Update 8

Below is information sent by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to the Governor’s Press Office today. The governor’s office is coordinating official communication about Ike for the State of Texas, including TPWD activities. The following information is provided as a service and convenience for TPWD’s audience. For complete information, see the Texas governor’s web site at, or news media may phone the press office at (512) 463-1826.

Texas Game Wardens/TPWD Law Enforcement Division

Texas State Parks

Ecological Impacts/Fish and Wildlife Kills

* Correction, Sept. 18, 2008: The original version of this item has been edited to include more recent information about the condition of the houses. (Return to corrected item.)


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