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Magazine's 80 Years in Print Post


Texas’ premier outdoor magazine has seen some changes over the last 80 years but continues to bring the state's great outdoors to readers and screen users. For more information: https://tpwmagazine.com/

Texas Parks and Wildlife Magazine: 80 Years In Print


Texas’ premier outdoor magazine has seen some changes over the last 80 years. Meet the people who craft it each month and see what it takes to deliver the state’s great outdoors to mailboxes, newsstands, and smartphones everywhere. For more information: https://tpwmagazine.com/

Seed Collections for Conservation


Most people don’t think of seeds as living creatures, but that is exactly what they are! Humans have been collecting and saving seeds for thousands of years, and it’s vitally important that we as Texans utilize this timeless skill to help protect our nature heritage. Join Texas Parks and Wildlife Botanist Anna Strong, along with Minnette Marr (Conservation Botanist) and Andrew McNeil-Marshall (Arborist) from the Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center as we learn about the best practices of creating seed and living collections for conservation purposes. Start making those seed collections today! For more information on collecting and banking seeds of: Common plants – Millennium Seed Bank Technical Information Sheets: http://brahmsonline.kew.org/msbp/Training/Resources Rare plants – Center for Plant Conservation Best Conservation Practices, Conventional Seed Banking: https://saveplants.org/best-practices/conventional-seed-banking-support-species-survival-wild/ Living collections of rare plants – Center for Plant Conservation Best Conservation Practices, Field Genebanks or Inter Situ Collections: https://saveplants.org/best-practices/guidelines-field-genebanks-or-inter-situ-collections/ Center for Plant Conservation Best Conservation Practices: https://saveplants.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/CPC-Best-Practices-5.22.2019.pdf Rare Plants of Texas: https://tpwd.texas.gov/huntwild/wild/wildlife_diversity/nongame/tcap/sgcn.phtml Federal and State Listed Species in Texas: https://tpwd.texas.gov/huntwild/wild/wildlife_diversity/nongame/listed-species/ #PlantConservation #Conservation #Seeds #SeedCollection

Postcard From Texas: Paddling the Colorado River


Join a group of paddlers enjoying the calm Colorado River, downstream of Austin.

Conservation Wrangler: RGV Reef


A group in the Rio Grande Valley helps fish habitat and the local economy by creating and sustaining the largest area of artificial reef on the Texas coast. Learn more about Texan by Nature's Conservation Wrangler program: https://texanbynature.org/programs/conservation-wrangler/