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Big Thicket Announces Texan By Nature Certification

National Park Service - December 4, 2020

KOUNTZE, Texas, November 15, 2020 – Big Thicket National Preserve is excited to announce that the park’s Chronolog Citizen Science project has been awarded Texan by Nature Certification. The ChronologRead More

North Texas Paddling Tail Receives National Designation

Green Source DFW - December 2, 2020

By Amy Martin The Trinity River Paddling Trail was named a National Recreation Trail in late October. Photo by Amy Martin. The Trinity River binds us. It is the fluidRead More

2020 Texan by Nature 20 Texas Monthly Feature

Texas Monthly - November 19, 2020

2020. It really is its own sentence. In 2020, we’ve become more aware of and grateful for nature’s role in our mental and physical health. In 2020, conservation science hasRead More

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7 DFW-Based Companies Land on the 2020 Texan by Nature List for Conservation and Sustainability Efforts

Dallas Innovates - October 20, 2020

The Texas-led conservation nonprofit founded by former First Lady Laura Bush honored 21 companies with Texas operations that are committed to conservation. Here are this year’s North Texas honorees. ForRead More

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Texan by Nature Recognizes American Campus Communities as Conservation and Sustainability Leader

Business Wire - October 20, 2020

Texan by Nature (TxN), a Texas-led conservation non-profit founded by former First Lady Laura Bush, today announced American Campus Communities (ACC) was named for the second year in a rowRead More

Texan by Nature Unveils the 2020 Texan by Nature 20

Business Wire - October 20, 2020

Texan by Nature Unveils the 2020 Texan by Nature 20 Companies Across the State of Texas Recognized in the TxN 20 for Their Leadership in Conservation & Sustainability AUSTIN, TexasRead More

Beach Bound? Don’t Leave Home Without These Top Picks!

Texas Lifestyle Magazine - October 6, 2020

With a holiday weekend ahead, and mindful of cooler days approaching, this is THE time to head to the beach. Before you leave home, make your trip even better withRead More

Mayor Eric Johnson proclaims “Lights Out Nights” in Dallas to help bird migration

Dallas City News Releases - October 2, 2020

DALLAS — Mayor Eric Johnson is urging residents and businesses to turn out non-essential lights at night during a critical migratory period for birds in the United States. Light pollution, prominentRead More

Texan by Nature, a Non-Profit that Works to Help us Conserve and Appreciate our Beautiful Texas Land

Shades of Green - September 4, 2020

Texan by Nature is an organization formed in 2011 by Mrs. Laura Bush with the idea to unite land conservation and business leaders who believe Texas’ prosperity depends on theRead More

Women of Innovation – Joni Carswell’s Keynote Presentation

Texan by Nature's Press Room

Dallas Startup Week kicked off on August 20, 2020, with its first-ever virtual debut. Texan by Nature’s CEO & President, Joni Carswell spoke at the Women of Innovation event, aRead More

Here’s What You Can’t Miss During Next Week’s Dallas Startup Week

Dallas Innovates - August 27, 2020

Following a series of exciting announcements—like partnering with Global Entrepreneurship Week and opening nominations for the State of Entrepreneurship awards—the DEC Network’s annual anchor event is finally here. Dallas Startup Week kicks offRead More

Phillips 66 Teams with Texan by Nature and Exploration Green Conservancy to Create Wetlands

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Texan by Nature is pleased to announce a generous gift from Phillips 66, a diversified energy manufacturing and logistics company based in Houston, Texas, designated for use for the ConservationRead More