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Laura Bush: Texans, turn out the lights at night to help migratory birds

The Dallas Morning News - March 14, 2021

By Laura Bush 1:45 AM on March 14th, 2021 It’s easy for every Texan to help ensure birds migrate safely. Each year, nearly 2 billion birds migrate through Texas inRead More

Laura Bush: What each Texan can do to help migrating birds

The Dallas Morning News - March 14, 2021

By Laura Bush 1:30 AM on March 14th, 2021 Guidelines for how building owners and regular Texans can reduce lighting to prevent bird crashes. Guidelines for everyone ● Turn offRead More

Launch of the 2021 Texas Nature Challenge, brought to you by Texas Children in Nature Network, Texas A&M Forest Service, and Texan by Nature

Texas Children in Nature Network - March 15, 2021

The Texas Nature Challenge engages people in Texas of all ages with exciting explorations in nature both nearby and across the state. Challenges feature place-based adventures at various locations inRead More

Conservation groups promote ‘Lights Out’ to protect migrating birds

Austin Monitor - February 26, 2021

Friday, February 26, 2021 by Sumaiya Malik A coalition of organizations is working to promote a program to protect migrating birds as they pass through Austin this spring. Travis Audubon, TexanRead More

Exploration Green development continues; traffic increases amid COVID-19

Community Impact - February 2, 2021

By Colleen Ferguson | 4:17 PM Feb 2, 2021 CST | Updated 4:17 PM Feb 2, 2021 CST Leaders and volunteers at Exploration Green Conservancy—a former golf course turned stormwater detention pond between El Camino Real,Read More

Texan By Nature Conservation Wrangler Program Uplifts Natural Resource Projects Statewide with Support from Enbridge

Enbridge Blog - January 21, 2021

Proven impact. Quality of life. Economic growth. A benefit to natural resources. These are all part of the criteria that conservation projects submitted to the Texan By Nature Conservation WranglerRead More

Amid dreadful year for air travel, DFW Airport finds unexpected reason to celebrate

Fort Worth Star-Telegram - January 18, 2021

Article by: Haley Samsel For Texans working in the aviation industry, there has been little to cheer about over the past 10 months. The COVID-19 pandemic has been ruthless inRead More

Robert Horton and Roxann Neumann Join Texan by Nature Board of Directors 

Texan by Nature's Press Room

Robert Horton and Roxann Neumann Join Texan by Nature Board of Directors  Nonpartisan Conservation Nonprofit, Founded by Former First Lady Laura Bush, Appoints Two New Directors to Prestigious Statewide BoardRead More

Sanderson Farms Recognized for Conservation in Texas

Sanderson Farms - January 7, 2021

Texan by Nature Sanderson Farms Recognized for Conservation in Texas With four poultry complexes located in Texas and over 6,200 employees working within the state, Sanderson Farms’ Texas roots run farRead More

Inside the McDonald Observatory’s Mission to Preserve the Darkest Skies in West Texas

Alcalde - January 3, 2021

BY CATHERINE ARNOLD IN 40 ACRES Bill Wren remembers the night sky rising like wallpaper above him when he was a child in rural Missouri. But after a move to Houston in 1970Read More

Think About 2021 Goal-Setting Differently

Forbes - December 23, 2020

Article & Podcast by: Joan Michelson | Speaker, Coach, Host of Green Connections Radio podcast, ForbesWomen Contributor, Social Impact, Women’s Advancement & Partnerships This new year is an opportunity to take aRead More

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DFW International Airport: A Sustainability Leader

Aviation Pros - December 15, 2020

DFW International Airport’s (DFW) commitment to sustainable and socially responsible business practices remains steadfast. It has demonstrated that sustainability is good for business and has established a successful track recordRead More