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Former first lady highlights PSJA campus as conservation example

Valley Morning Star - November 8, 2017

PHARR — Third-graders at Geraldine Palmer Elementary school gathered at their school library Wednesday morning to greet visitors from Washington, D.C., Albuquerque, New Mexico, and Dallas who were recognizing theirRead More

La ex primera dama Laura Bush visita el Valle de Texas

Telemundo 40 - November 8, 2017

Rodeada de agentes del Servicio Secreto, la ex primera dama Laura Bush junto a niños de la primaria Palmer en la ciudad de Pharr, sembraron plantas nativas de Texas enRead More

Fox News Special Report: First Lady Laura Bush visits PSJA Elementary to kick off program

Fox News South Texas - November 8, 2017

First Lady Laura Bush visited Geraldine Palmer Elementary in Pharr to celebrate her “Texans by Nature” program teaming up with the Lower Rio Grande Valley Learning Landscape Collaborative and namingRead More

Former first lady visits Valley

The Brownsville Herald - November 8, 2017

PHARR — Third-graders at Geraldine Palmer Elementary school gathered Wednesday morning at their school library to greet visitors from Washington, D.C., Albuquerque, New Mexico and Dallas who were recognizing theirRead More

Here’s how Laura Bush is helping attract butterflies to Klyde Warren Park

The Dallas Morning News - November 2, 2017

Former first lady Laura Bush is following the wildflower-lined path of Lady Bird Johnson as a staunch advocate of native plants, wildlife and conserving the natural beauty of Texas. “I always reallyRead More

Lake Livingston Restoration Celebrated

Texas Parks and Wildlife

On Sept. 13, former first lady Laura Bush and senior officials of the Lake Livingston Friends of Reservoirs, the Trinity River Authority and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department celebratedRead More

Klyde Warren Park — Monarch Wrangler

Green Dallas - October 25, 2017

It sounds like the title of the next epic western: Klyde Warren Park – Monarch Wrangler; instead, it’s a proud designation for this urban oasis bestowed by former First LadyRead More

PSJA ISD, part of Lower Rio Grande Valley Learning Landscapes Collaborative Designated a Conservation Wrangler by Texan by Nature

Your Valley Voice - October 13, 2017

Lower Rio Grande Valley Learning Landscapes Collaborative (LRGV LL) has been designated a valued partner as a Conservation Wrangler by Austin-based, nonprofit Texan by Nature for the creation of nativeRead More

Tom Lea Month Lecture on Landscapes and Preservation Set for Saturday

El Paso Herald-Post - October 4, 2017

Through his artwork and writing, El Paso’s native son, Tom Lea created a timeless vision of Texas that lives on today. In celebration of Tom Lea Month Shannon Harris, ProgramRead More

Former first lady attends LLFoR water willow planting

Polk County Enterprise - September 21, 2017

Former First Lady Laura Bush visited Wolf Creek Park near Coldspring to witness first-hand the plantings of American water-willows on the shore of Lake Livingston by local high school studentsRead More

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