TPWD proposes new regulations to protect Alligator Gar from overharvesting

Bow fishers across Texas are reeling over proposed Texas Parks and Wildlife Department regulation changes that some say would place needless restrictions on their ability to target big alligator gar on the Trinity River and other waters across the state. Some critics argue TPWD fisheries managers were directed to make […]

TPWD Internship Fair Feb. 15

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 TPWD inland and coastal fisheries. You must be currently enrolled […]

Alligator Gar Regulation Changes Proposed

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 changes should help the Department conserve and prevent the overharvest […]

2019 FC Dallas 'Reunion' kit revealed

High above the Dallas skyline, inside Reunion Tower, FC Dallas showed off their new secondary kit for the next two seasons. The all-white design features fine, diagonal stripes and a new tribute badge for Lamar Hunt, both of which include design elements tied back to Dallas architecture.  Tuesday’s shirt reveal marked an event […]

02-08 | Game Warden Field Notes

  Print – Plain Text – Permalink News ReleaseMedia Contact: TPWD News,, 512-389-8030 Feb. 8, 2019 The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Hold My Beer and Take the Wheel A landowner near Abilene alerted a game warden about a vehicle […]

Texas Legislative Roundup

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 ability to carry their hunting and fishing licenses digitally via […]

02-07 | TPWD Announces Proposed Alligator Gar Regulation Changes

  Print – Plain Text – Permalink News ReleaseMedia Contact: TPWD News,, 512-389-8030 Feb. 7, 2019 AUSTIN – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is proposing changes to fishing regulations for alligator gar, the largest and longest-lived freshwater fish in the state, to be voted on at the Texas […]

Two Good Deer Seasons

Bowhunting Success, Back to Back Seasons By Eric Boley There’s something magical about being in a deer blind and waiting for daylight to arrive. The mind wanders through all the possibilities of what might be seen. It’s incredible how still the world is as it waits for the new day […]