Specialized Teams: How Texas Game Wardens have Diversified and Expanded for Various Needs
See this November 2019 article about our diversified and expanded needs from the Texas Wildlife Association's Texas Wildlife magazine.
Game Warden Strategic Plan
Our agency mission is to manage and conserve the natural and cultural resources of Texas and to provide hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation opportunities for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.
Sky Rescue: Helicopter Search and Rescue Team
“Any natural disaster and we will go.” Since 1895 our Texas Game Wardens have played a critical role in protecting Texas. They are here to help the citizens of Texas with an integrated team of professionals.
From well-trained helicopter pilots to K-9 teams to sonar-equipped dive teams, they risk their lives to protect others. From swift water rescue boats to helicopter hoists, there is no value that can be placed upon losing a human life.
Your Texas Game Wardens strive to maintain funding levels to have an appropriate response to persons in need in Texas.
Law Enforcement News
- Jun 17, 2022
TPWD Executive Director Carter Smith Announces Retirement
- Jun 3, 2022
Texas Game Wardens See Reduction in Citations During Memorial Day Weekend
- Apr 26, 2022
DeWitt County Game Warden Honored as Texas Wildlife Officer of the Year
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