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TPWD Stocking Trout in Llano River December 18

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Inland Fisheries will be stocking 2,400 rainbow trout into the Llano River near Castell on December 18.This site is a recent addition to the winter trout program which provides Texans a unique fishing opportunity during the winter months.

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TPWD Hosts Waterfowl Workshop in Athens

If you duck hunt or want to learn about the sport there is a workshop for you. Texas Parks and Wildlife is holding a waterfowl workshop for anyone who is interested in learning more about duck hunting and the proper

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‘Tis The Season For Family Gatherings;’ TPWD Hosting Outdoor Cooking Contest Through Dec 8

Spend a weekend at one of the 70 state parks that offer group facilities and create a new holiday tradition in the great outdoors. Serve turkey and all the trimmings in a park recreation hall equipped with a full kitchen

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TPWD Steps Up Park Renovations, Grants Cities Funding

One of downtown Austin’s most popular outdoor attractions is about to get a makeover. The Austin Parks and Recreation Department began renovations Wednesday on Auditorium Shores’ trailhead. The project will do several things like expand the parking lot and add an

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TPWD Shocks Up Big Bass at Lake Ray Hubbard

Recent electrofishing surveys conducted by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) Inland Fisheries biologists turned up a surprising number of big largemouth bass in Lake Ray Hubbard. TPWD’s Inland Fisheries district office in Fort Worth is responsible for managing and

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Posted in Biology, Conservation, TPWD

TPWD Remind Mule Hunters of CWD Testing Requirments

Wildlife officials are reminding mule deer hunters and landowners in far West Texas about the protocols developed as part of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s (TPWD) Chronic Wasting Disease management plan. The plan includes mandatory check stations for harvested mule

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Red Oak High School Bass Club Volunteers at TPWD Event

Red Oak High School’s Bass Club recently volunteered at Cedar Hill State Park for the Texas Parks and Wildlife sponsored program, Go Fish. Program participants rotated through four stations manned by volunteers. The stations included how to tie knots, tackle

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