See Texas Game Wardens in action on Lone Star Law tonight at 9 on Animal Planet
Experience some high-adrenaline outdoor action at the Radical Reels Film Tour in Austin Monday, February 27.

Proceeds benefit Texas State Parks:

Radical Reels Film Fest Benefits Texas State Parks
Live with School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Bastrop State Park
On our next PBS show, we meet some urban bobcats.

Watch on t.v. or online at [ Link ]
Students from Texas State University School of Journalism and Mass Communication are at Bastrop State Park for a Mobile Storytelling class to tell the story of the park's recovery from wildfire.
This is called a Twice Stabbed Lady Beetle. More on this species at [ Link ]
How do you give a bison a check-up? Very carefully!

The Texas State Bison herd getting their annual wellness check at Caprock Canyon State Park in the Panhandle.
Texas Game Wardens have charged a teen in connection with the shooting death of Bald Eagle in Harris County.

The surviving eaglet in the nest was taken to a rehabilitation center where it will be cared for with the ultimate goal of releasing it back into the wild.

Here are the details with U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Southwest Region:

Teen Arrested in Connection with Shooting Death of Bald Eagle
South Texas made the news yesterday with triple-digit temperatures - the hottest in the contiguous U.S. according to US National Weather Service Brownsville/Rio Grande Valley Texas.

Here, KRGV reports from Falcon State Park, which recorded 107 degrees.
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The teens advertised the party on social media, promising "guaranteed not to get busted!”

Read about this case and more in the latest field notes from Texas Game Wardens:

TPWD: News Release: Feb. 23, 2017: Game Warden Field Notes
Welcome to winter in Texas. Warm enough to swim for these kids from Michigan!

- at Daingerfield State Park in northeast Texas
Watch the day in the life of a porcupine at Mason Mountain Wildlife Management Area west of Llano

ANGLERS: Now you have free public access to 3 of the best white bass runs in the state!

Here are the details:

3 Leased Public Fishing Access Areas Open for White Bass Anglers
Hundreds of spiderwebs made visible by the morning dew at Eisenhower State Park in north Texas
Warm weather means more active Alligator Gar, like this one at the Heart of the Hills Fisheries Science Center.

Learn more about this ancient species at [ Link ]
The outdoors is beckoning!

Plan your next getaway with the free Texas State Parks app: [ Link ]
Our parks are starting to bloom, including the first bluebonnets.
Watch some high-adrenaline films featuring climbers, mountain bikers, paddlers and more at the Radical Reels Tour in Austin Monday, February 27.

Austin proceeds benefit Texas State Parks!

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Radical Reels Film Fest Benefits Texas State Parks
Join our live webinar to hear and ask questions about proposed changes to hunting and fishing regulations.

The webinar will start at 7pm. Click here to join:

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