In the tug-of-war over groundwater between two Central Texas counties, he who pumps the most, wins. At least until everyone loses.
The ninety-year-old conservationist and fried-chicken tycoon reflects on land stewardship—and the invaluable lessons he learned as a young door-to-door salesman.
The silver anniversary of a birding festival highlights the contrast between the politics and the ecology of the region.
The antlers are bigger, the gear is better, and the price of admission has shot way up. Welcome to the new world of Texas hunting — if you've got the cash, that is.
Granite, which draws visitors to the park, can also reach high temperatures.
Checking in with nine Harvey survivors a year after Texas Monthly first spoke to them.
A year after Hurricane Harvey brought Houston to its knees, the city is still wrestling with how to prepare for the next great storm. There’s no shortage of good ideas, but in Houston, that’s never been the problem.
The Saharan dust brings us hotter days, hazy skies, and nicer sunsets.
We all know the Gulf of Mexico is brown. Until it isn’t.