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Texas public hunting aimed at offering multiple opportunities statewide

Deer Jan 19, 2016 0

Without a doubt, Texas is blessed with the best hunting opportunities in the country. We’ve got the largest white-tailed deer herd in the nation – numbering roughly 4 million in moisture-rich years – and our bird hunting ranging from... Read more

Chronic wasting disease in Texas brings increased testing, precautions

Conservation Oct 27, 2014 0

Chronic wasting disease is not prevalent in Texas, having only been discovered in the... Read more

Texas deer hunting identification guide

Deer Oct 18, 2014 0

The misidentification occurred years ago by a teenage hunter, but the mistake still rings... Read more

Responsible, ethical conduct by Texas hunters vital to passing on traditions

Deer Oct 3, 2014 0

The extended procession sprinkled with tinges of orange guardedly steps among crop stubble as... Read more

Tracking of wounded game the responsibility of ethical Texas hunters

Deer Feb 10, 2014 0

The iron sights glow faintly on a frosty afternoon sit. Rays from the setting... Read more
Texas Abandoned Crab Trap Removal Program dates set for February 2016
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department officials have set dates for the 16th annual Texas Abandoned Crab Trap Removal Program,...
Ducks Unlimited receives grants to aid Texas habitat restoration efforts
Ducks Unlimited continues to be at the forefront of waterfowl conservation across the country and in Texas the organization...
Golden alga in Texas remains threat to fisheries, game fish success
Greenhouses and nurseries are the best places to find bright, lively wintertime flowers, however, there’s another bloom that fisheries...
Venison barbacoa easy to prepare, easier to enjoy
Barbecue is an institution in Texas, with three simple rules forming the equilateral triangle lines of tastiness: low, slow and...
Chicken-fried steak in Texas with venison twist
Chicken-fried steak is unabashedly Texan, the kind of dish that unites billionaire oil baron, the average working man and everyone...
Venison recipes don’t have to be ‘gamey’ if you use buttermilk
Venison has earned a bad reputation for its “gamey” taste, smell and texture but handled and cooked properly it...