Nature Conservancy

  • Calendar

    April 19, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 26, 2011

    Wild Time: Steps Begin to Protect the Neches River Before Dam-Thirsty North Texas Kills It

    ​How would you like to have a federally designated wild and scenic river within a 90-minute drive from Dallas? That could be kind of a life-changer for a lot of us. We wouldn't have to be satisfied with donning a Hazmat suit and a motorcycle helmet, signing a new will and medical power of atto ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    A Devil of a Deal? State Wants to Swap Much Land (and Money) With Local Homebuilder

    Texas Parks and Wildlife DepartmentPart of the Devils River State Natural Area the state wants to swap for local homebuilder Rod Sander's land​On October 12, the Texas Park and Wildlife Department issued a press release that went virtually unnoticed at the time: The state's offering to swap the 20 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2008

    They Saved Texas's Land, Piece by Piece. He Saved Their Stories.

    As you may know, Dallas attorney Edward "Ned" Fritz died Friday at the age of 92. Said Laura Huffman, state director of The Nature Conservancy of Texas, Fritz is often referred to as "the father of Texas conservation," because, among other things, he was the co-founder of the state chapter of Nature ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 10, 2007

    Don't Mess With Texas

    See the last frontiers of the Lone Star State

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2007

    Re: Sam Coats' Concrete Problem

    Until Unfair Park called him at home this afternoon, mayoral candidate Sam Coats had only heard about Jim Schermbeck's missive in which the enviromentalist and filmmaker brands Coats a hypocrite. As you no doubt read in the post below, Schermbeck is furious that Coats is running for mayor while also ... More >>

  • News

    September 11, 2003

    Soldiers of Misfortune

    Ranch Rescue’s paramilitary posse may have guns and camo gear to keep the border safe, but what they need is a good lawyer

  • News

    November 28, 1996