What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Patrick Kelleher

September 6, 2018

I grew up on 8 acres in the Texas hill country. I moved away for school and realized how much I missed Texas. I came back for some years beforeRead More

Dark Skies, Bright Futures in the Permian Basin

September 5, 2018

by Carl Olsen and Taylor Keys | Sep 4, 2018 | Oil and Gas Industry On September 7, 2016, Apache Corporation announced in The Wall Street Journal they had discovered the equivalent of at leastRead More

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Texas Bats: Natural Pest Control & Stars of Their Own Music Festival

September 4, 2018

On June 14th, the Texan by Nature team was invited to the home of recently-appointed Bat Conservation International board member George ‘Timo’ Hixon to celebrate his appointment and mingle withRead More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Taylor Keys

August 29, 2018

I was born in Madison, Wisconsin, a state where Aldo Leopold, who some call the father of wildlife management, spent a long period of his life living, a state whereRead More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Amy Brown

August 23, 2018

Medina Memories I have many ties to Texas. Both sets of military grandparents retired in Texas, my parents went to high school and my Mother, myself and two sisters haveRead More

Visiting Texas Playa Conservation Initiative

August 15, 2018

On the surface, it may look like there isn’t much going on in the Texas Panhandle’s wide-open spaces. However, just below the waving grasses lie thousands of access points toRead More

What Makes Me Texan by Nature – Joni Carswell

August 9, 2018

What makes me Texan by Nature? In its simplest form, I love Texas. I love our landscapes and natural environments. I’m incredibly proud of our business leadership and innovation (HEB,Read More

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