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TPWD News Release — May 31, 2005

Stay Tuned

Information from Texas Parks and Wildlife is available on radio and television, as well as the newsstand.

Radio

Passport to Texas, TPWD’s radio series of weekday, 90-second stories, is broadcast on more than 100 Texas stations.

Airing June 1-3, grab a line, pole and bait, because this Saturday you can fish for free. Ann Miller will give you the angle this week on Passport to Texas. Also, we’ll tell you how one state-wide organization is trying to make it easier to get across Texas, one trail at time.

For more information, visit the Web.

Video News

TPWD provides video news reports that run in newscasts on numerous Texas stations, as well as on cable and satellite outlets around the nation.

For more information, go to the Web.

Television

Texas Parks & Wildlife” is a weekly half-hour television series seen on PBS affiliates around the state. Airing May 30- June 5, learn about the importance of the Wildlife Restoration Act with Education Director Steve Hall of Austin; veterans of the Battleship TEXAS gather to remember old times and rekindle old friendships; go underground at Longhorn Cavern State Park; Ann Miller of the Outdoor Learning Program introduces us to some animals that use their coloration for camouflage; game warden recruiter Royce Wells is working to enlist more Spanish speaking game wardens into the department; and finally, at Lake Mineral Wells State Park the limestone rocks of Penitentiary Hollow are a great place for relaxing.

For more information about this week’s programs and where they can be viewed, visit the Web.

Magazine

Texas Parks & Wildlife magazine is always available on newsstands throughout the state and by subscription for $19.95 a year. To subscribe, call (800) 937-9393 or order online.

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