What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Amy Snelgrove

August 6, 2018

As a small child, I spent weeks in the summer with my grandparents.  They lived on a farm outside of Hallettsville—a little quaint Czech community they called home.  I spentRead More

Visiting El Carmen Land & Conservation Co.

August 6, 2018

  Although I am excited about all three of the Conservation Wrangler projects I am managing, it is no secret among the Texan by Nature team that I was mostRead More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Kennedy Perry

August 1, 2018

Looking back, it’s hard to say when my enchantment with the natural world began. Long summer days in Lubbock, Texas, were filled with trips to the local children’s science museum,Read More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Amanda Crotzer

August 1, 2018

Melting in the hot summer sun of Texas has never been fun, particularly for someone as pale as me. I don’t just burn. I sizzle. Despite the bizarre weather TexasRead More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Jenny Burden

July 26, 2018

What makes me Texan by Nature? Let’s go way back. Ok. Maybe that is too far back. But the fact is, I’ve been a Texan since the 2nd grade, whenRead More

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Texan by Nature Announces 2018 Conservation Wranglers

April 3, 2018

Texan by Nature Announces 2018 Conservation Wranglers Six Texan-Led Conservation Initiatives Selected for Honor April 3, 2018 – TEXAS – Texan by Nature (TxN), a Texas-led conservation non-profit founded byRead More


Partner Spotlight: Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board

August 14, 2017

The Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board (TSSWCB) is the state agency that administers Texas’ soil and water conservation law and coordinates conservation and nonpoint source water pollution abatementRead More


Texan by Nature South-Central Monarch Symposium

May 25, 2017

Texan by Nature will convene the South-Central Monarch Symposium on May 31 – June 1, 2017. A strategic initiative of the organization, the symposium will have three areas of focus:Read More

Our Monarch Wrangler Balcony Garden

March 23, 2017

Spring is here and monarch butterflies are once again migrating north, through Texas and into the United States from their overwintering grounds in Mexico. They are in search of nectarRead More

Habitat Management Incentive Programs in TX

March 1, 2017

On February 16th-18th, the Texas Chapter of the Wildlife Society held its 53rd annual conference in San Antonio, TX. This year’s conference was rich with information focused on wildlife conservation andRead More

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The Native Plant Society of Texas – Spring Symposium

March 1, 2017

On February 25th, the Native Plant Society of Texas held their 27th Annual Spring Symposium as part of their efforts to educate Texans on the value and necessity of nativeRead More

Plan your fall visit to the Bush Center

October 24, 2016

Fall is a wonderful time to visit the George W. Bush Presidential Center in Dallas, Texas. Not only is the weather finally cooling down, but the monarch butterflies are passingRead More