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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

What We Learned at WHF’s Native Prairie Discovery Tour – Restoring Deep Roots

October 21, 2016

The Wildlife Habitat Federation (WHF) is a Texas non-profit conservation organization dedicated to the preservation and re-establishment of crucial upland game habitat vitally needed to sustain healthy populations of quailRead More

On-Demand Webinar: National Experts on the Connection Between Health and Nature

October 10, 2016

A Natural Connection: Exploring Positive Outcomes in Health & Healing through Nature This September, Texan by Nature collaborated with Houston Methodist to assemble a group of world renowned researchers, physicians,Read More

Press Conference with Monarch Wrangler Partner BAE Systems Brings Texas Together for Pollinators

September 23, 2016

On September 13, 2016 Mrs. Laura Bush, founder of Texan by Nature joined Texas Parks and Wildlife (TPWD), US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), National Wildlife Federation (NWF), and theRead More

A Natural Connection: Exploring Positive Outcomes in Health and Healing Through Nature

September 8, 2016

On September 12, 2016, Texan by Nature and Houston Methodist Hospital are partnering to host a symposium that will bring together some of the nation’s top researchers, physicians, and policymakersRead More

Monarch Butterfly Heads South Again – And BAE Systems is Poised to Help

September 8, 2016

The migration and lifecycle of the monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) is quite spectacular. Every fall, monarchs in the US and Canada fly more than 3000 miles to reach their overwinteringRead More

6 Reasons Why Nature is Good for You

September 7, 2016

Humans have long perceived there to be a connection between health and exposure to nature. For centuries, parks and other green spaces have been interwoven into cities to provide spacesRead More

Adventures in Lambshead Ranch – A Look Into Modern Day Frontier Life

August 30, 2016

Outside of Albany, Texas, home to this state’s oldest outdoor musical, the Fort Griffin Fandangle, miles of rugged West Texas landscape meet the horizon. Except for a single highway meanderingRead More

Balmorhea State Park Swimming Holes

Ten Texas Swimming Holes You Can’t Miss This Summer

August 17, 2016

By Texan by Nature Staff There’s just over a month of summer left, but the weather forecast still shows highs near the triple digits for the foreseeable future in Texas.Read More

Share Your Summer Nights with Texas’ Bat Population

July 21, 2016

Summertime in Texas means a whole lot of swimming, music festivals, BBQ, and bats—millions and millions of bats! Each year, colonies of female Mexican free-tailed bats (Tadarida brasiliensis) migrate northRead More

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