Thursday, July 27, 2017

The Bald Eagle in Coastal Texas

The bald eagle, our national emblem, is one of the most charismatic birds in Texas. It’s a species that people will stop to watch;...
Texas Horned Lizard-TPWD-decline

Texas Horned Lizards

Few species conjure up visions of the southwestern United States quite like the horned lizard. With its spines, this flat-bodied lizard fits perfectly in...
Susan Ebert to sign books in Round Top

Susan Ebert Visits Round Top

Susan Ebert’s love of the outdoors, healthy eating and family inspired her to write The Field to Table Cookbook: Gardening, Foraging, Fishing & Hunting....
Larry weishuhn world hunter

Larry Weishuhn World Hunter

Larry Weishuhn: Hunting his Dream by Lorie Woodward Cantu Larry Weishuhn, outdoor writer, speaker and television personality, has pursued big game all over the world, but...
Round Top Antique Show Fall 2017 Dates

Real Estate in the Roundtopolis

Real Estate in the RoundtopolisAs the population in urban areas grows, the footprints of cities cover more land making open space just a little...
Wildlife Tax Valuation Basics

Wildlife Tax Valuation Basics

Wildlife Tax Valuation Basics by Ruben Cantu and Greg Simons Wildlife Biologists Wildlife Consultants, Inc.Thanks to 1-d-1 valuation -- including wildlife tax valuation -- open space land in...

Rural Real Estate Buyer Advice

Expert Advice for Rural Real Estate BuyersCollectively, our panel of experts (Roger Chambers, Cathy Cole, Grover Hillbolt, Pam Langord and Sandy Reed) has 125...
Round Top landowners can help monarch butterflies

Monarch Butterflies

With its brilliant orange and black wings, the monarch is one of the most recognizable butterflies. Some call it the “king of the butterflies.”...
Bobwhite quail populations are declining across Texas.

Bobwhite Quail

One of my greatest childhood memories was visiting my aunt’s dairy in north Texas and listening to the distinctive call of the bobwhite quail....
White-tailed deer benefit from wildlife tax valuation

Qualifying for Wildlife Management Tax Valuation

by Meredith Longoria Conservation Initiatives Specialist Texas Parks and Wildlife DepartmentA landowner’s ability to manage property for wildlife habitat as an agricultural practice is unique to...