Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Texas state agency is preserving ecosystems and nonprofits are offering grants and rare plant seedlings to boost habitat.
Racism and discrimination allegations are troubling the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, which has spent $100,000 on reports that have so far found employees lamenting “a legacy of intolerance” and is now faced with a second federal complaint from a black game warden-in-training.
Wildlife officials estimate nearly a million fish have been killed in Southeast Texas by the algae bloom known as red tide.
Two West Texas deer were put down after testing positive for a brain-eating disease, the first such cases to have been documented in Texas.