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It’s not too late to register Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will hold an Internship Fair from 1-4 p.m. Feb. 15 at its Austin Headquarters, 4200 Smith School Road. Learn about internships with Texas game wardens, Texas state parks, and

Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission votes March 20 The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department proposes changing fishing regulations for alligator gar. Texas Parks and Wildlife Commissioners will vote on the matter at their meeting March 20 in Austin. The proposed

SPRINGFIELD, MO — Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s are celebrating the return of fishing season and inviting customers to trade in used fishing gear to be donated to local charities in exchange for big savings. The 2019 Spring Fishing Classic

Three noteworthy bills from the 86th legislative session Three bills submitted to this year’s state legislative session will affect hunters and the whitetail industry. Here’s a quick run-down: House Bill 547 from state Rep. Terry Canales would allow Texans the

Zinke Resigns

Ryan Zinke leaves Department of Interior amid ethics violation accusations Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke resigned from his job over the weekend. President Trump tweeted Zinke’s resignation on Saturday. According to the Washington Post, the Trump administration lost confidence in Zinke.

Nominee Former Monsanto Executive President Trump recently nominated Aurelia Skipwith for Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Skipwith currently serves as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks in the Department of the Interior. Her team

Wild boar attacks man on his way to work Looks like Texans aren’t the only ones suffering with wild hogs. A wild boar attacked a 48-year-old Japanese man on his way to Imajuku Station in the suburbs of the city

Public hearings take place next week Folks living in the Rio Grande Valley have an opportunity to attend two Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission public hearings Nov. 6-7 in Mission and Brownsville. The first hearing starts at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday,

TWA workshop for women offers support, networking Texas Wildlife Association’s “Women of the Land” training program takes place Nov. 16-18 at the Welder Wildlife Refuge in Sinton, Texas. The program focuses on supporting a land ethic by nurturing land stewards

Two classes scheduled in October and November The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Texas Animal Health Commission, and Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service have partnered to offer two chronic wasting disease (CWD) sample collector training classes in the Panhandle and