AUSTIN – Texas Parks and Wildlife Department inland fisheries biologist and avid bass angler Todd Driscoll of Jasper received the Ken Cook Friend of B.A.S.S Fisheries Award March 24 at the Bassmaster Classic in Houston. Driscoll is known among his peers and constituents for his work studying bass tournament fish […]
AUSTIN – More than 2,100 students from 85 schools across Texas are gathered at the Bell County Expo Center this week for the 12th annual Texas-National Archery in the Schools (NASP) Tournament and Scholarship Championship. Participants in the two-day event that starts today, range from grades 4-12 and are competing […]
Mule deer getting help from various partnerships To boost a struggling mule deer population in parts of the Big Bend region of far West Texas, wildlife personnel relocated 98 does. They recently relocated them to the Black Gap Wildlife WMA and adjacent El Carmen Land & Conservation Company (ECLCC) – […]
ATHENS – The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department announced Bobby Whiteside, a professor, author and avid bass angler; and Gulf States Toyota, a longtime sponsor of Texas Parks and Wildlife Inland Fisheries programs; have been selected as 2017 inductees into the Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame.
Sitka hunt will provide lunchmeat, marksmanship training for youth Officials for the British Columbia archipelago of Haida Gwaii want to eradicate non-native Sitka deer. The deer thrive because they have no predators, and consume and destroy the natural habitat on the islands. Officials will provide marksmanship training for local youth […]
For Houston’s Allison Mendez, Sunday’s Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half was a homecoming of sorts. The former Rockwall and UT standout broke away from Oklahoma’s Stephanie Andre at nine miles to secure the women’s title. “Being in my hometown makes it that much more special,” she said moments after […]
When Ronnie Arnold of Karnack caught a 15.7-pound largemouth bass at Caddo Lake on March 10, he automatically became a member of an exclusive club. Arnold entered the fish in the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Toyota ShareLunker program. It was Arnold’s second ShareLunker. In 2009, he caught a 15.1-pounder, […]