Trail Taming Troubadour, Prairie Dogs, Skimmer Savers
Meet a mechanic and mountain-biking musician who has been taming trails in San Angelo State Park for decades. The Bison that roam the prairies of Caprock Canyons State Park have some little friends. Check out the park's prairie dog town and the furry animals that call it home. Take a look at efforts underway to save one of the most threatened coastal birds in Texas, the Black Skimmer.
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January 19-25, 2020
Gobbler Game, Conservation Camp, River Reclamation
Follow conservationist and hunter Terrance Jackson as he travels across East Texas in search of the elusive the Eastern Wild Turkey. Located in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, the H.E. Butt Foundation Camps host over 20,000 guests a year while maintaining a diverse and healthy habitat. Deepening a community's connection to the Colorado River pays dividends in Bastrop.
January 26-February 1, 2020
Hunting Memories, River Access, El Paso Envoy
A young man's dream to become a Navy Seal and serve his country ends too quickly, but his family keeps his memory alive with a memorial deer hunt. Opening Texas´ rivers to public access is one of the roles of the Texas River Access & Conservation Areas Team. Discover Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site with a park regular.
February 2-8, 2020
El Camino Real, Map App Man, Kickapoo Cavern
New awareness is being brought to a centuries-old pathway, the Camino Real de los Tejas. Meet a man on a mission to highlight its history as we trace a National Historic Trail through Texas. A new App helps Texas Game Wardens work with oyster harvesters to know where they can, and can't, legally harvest this delicacy. Birds, bats and caves are on display at Kickapoo Cavern State Park.