News Releases


The following news release titles are linked to their original posting on the Wildlands Network website.


Landmark Legislation to Protect Wildlife Corridors Introduced in the Senate and House


In Recognition of Half-Earth Day, Groups Host Conversation with E.O. Wilson and Members of Congress to Save America’s Biodiversity and Protect Wildlife Corridors

Top Biologists Say Mexican Wolf Recovery Plan Ignores ESA Requirements


The following news release titles are linked to their original posting on the Texas Parks & Wildlife Dept. website. Most releases were picked up by small local papers across the state.


Blue Mountain Peak Ranch Named 2016 Leopold Conservation Award Winner

Texas Landowners Earn Lone Star Land Steward Awards for Conservation Efforts

Hunter Education Instructors Honored at Annual Conference

Texas Game Wardens Honored at Annual Law Enforcement Awards

Big Sit! an Easy, Fun Way to Participate in the Great Texas Birding Classic

Enjoy the Spring Season with Outdoor Family Celebration

April is State Parks Month at Whole Earth Provision Co.

Texas Birding Event Celebrates 20 Years

Texas Parks & Wildlife Commission Awards $10.4 Million in Local Park Grants to Texas Communities

Texas Game Warden Recognized as National Wild Turkey Federation Officer of the Year

Citizen’s Park Ranger Academy Scheduled for April

Lake Livingston State Park Hosts Birds of Prey Presentation

Texas Buffalo Soldiers Celebrate 20th Anniversary during Black History Month with events at Texas State Parks

Whole Earth Provision Co. Hosts Banff Film Festival Benefitting Texas State Parks

Big Tree at Goose Island State Park to Receive Special Care

Texas Parks and Wildlife Announces Lifetime License Winner

Lone Star Lionfish Symposium Hosts Public Forum

Monument Hill and Kreische Brewery State Historic Sites Receive $50,000 Donation

SEAFWA Recognizes Game Warden for Outstanding Service

Dinosaur Valley State Park Announces Spring Art Contest and Festival

Lake Corpus Christi State Park to Host Kid Fish Event


Arts in the Parks Calendar Winners Announced

Despite Warmer Weather, Texas State Parks Still Put on Great Fall Show

Stephen F. Austin State Park Named Business of the Year

Texas Parks and Wildlife Thanks Veterans for their Service

City of Fort Worth Parks and Recreation Department Joins the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Paddling Trail System

Texas Game Warden Named Texas Wildlife Officer of the Year

Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush Recognizes Texas Game Warden with OSPRA Award

Enchanted Rock Offers Free Shuttle Nov. 8

Big Time Texas Hunts Winners Announced

Texas Buffalo Soldiers 20th Anniversary Celebration Kicks Off at Lake Mineral Wells State Park

Texas Parks & Wildlife TV: 30 Years of Taking Texans Outside

Celebrate Halloween in a Texas State Park

Great Texas Wildlife Trail System Launches New Trail Maps and Interactive Website

Whooping Cranes Begin Fall Migration to Texas

Texas Game Wardens Out in Force for Labor Day Weekend

Fifth Annual Bison Music Festival Supports Bison Restoration Projects

Reminder to Take Hunter Education before Heading to the Field

Wood County Game Warden Honored