For many years, my grandfather’s work as a paleontologist was remote and obscure to me. Then I discovered our shared awe of West Texas.
When a teenage boy brazenly shot two endangered whooping cranes outside Beaumont, his act unleashed widespread anger and resulted in a quick arrest—and revealed just how difficult it can be to save a species.
Welcome to Camp Honey Creek for girls, where the years tick by but time stands still.
Millions of creatures migrate to, from, and through Texas every year. Here are a few not to miss.
Why is the federal government claiming thousands of acres of riverfront property from a bunch of North Texas landowners?
How long it will take the dreaded emerald ash borers to fully establish themselves in Texas? And how many native ash trees will they decimate?
Texas’s commercial and recreational fishermen are fighting it out over access to a once-imperiled fish.
The risks a West Texan will take for a quick dip.
Relinquishing oneself to these green waters is a tradition that runs deep in my family.
Getting wet, getting scared, and getting my family a little closer to Texas at Schlitterbahn.