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March 12, 2013

  • Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Budget News
    Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s (TPWD) budget news is mixed. The House Appropriations and Senate Finance Committees expressed their distaste for closing state parks. Consequently, the state parks budget received scrutiny from many legislators and some action.

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  • Whooping Crane Win

    Comprehensive Water Management Needed– U.S. District Court Judge Janis Graham Jack’s ruling yesterday in favor of The Aransas Project (TAP) is a significant victory for the endangered whopping crane. It underscores the need for a more comprehensive approach to water planning and development that includes water for the environment. ...Read the full story
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