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McKinney restaurateur mobilizes aid for local farms and others financially impacted by pandemic

The Dallas Morning News - May 5, 2020

Rick Wells of Harvest Seasonal Kitchen and Rick’s Chophouse helped set up One Heart McKinney and a Farm Crisis Fund. The call went out early and fast. While most ofRead More

Op-Ed: Nature in Need

El Paso Herald-Post - May 1, 2020

Coronavirus has hit everyone hard – our healthcare and education systems, small businesses everywhere, families, really every aspect of society. During this time we’ve seen heroic efforts and support fromRead More

Frontera Land Alliance Wakeem/Teschner Nature Preserve now Texan by Nature Certified project

El Paso Herald-Post - April 27, 2020

On Monday, officials with The Frontera Land Alliance (Frontera), announced that their Wakeem/Teschner Nature Preserve was recently certified as a Texan by Nature Project. “This acknowledges that the Wakeem/Teschner NatureRead More

Enjoy nature: Fight off the coronavirus blues

The Eagle - April 26, 2020

As the coronavirus continues to spread, large parts of the United States and the world have been placed under stay-at-home orders. For most everybody, staying at home and physically, notRead More

Trinity Park Conservancy Program Places Among Texan by Nature’s 2020 Conservation Wranglers

Dallas Innovates - April 20, 2020

Each year, Texan by Nature (TxN) recognizes six innovative conservation projects in Texas that take a science-based and results driven approach to conservation through the Conservation Wrangler program. Projects focusRead More

10 Unique Career Tips For Changing Industries With Purpose

Forbes - April 20, 2020

Article & Podcast by: Joan Michelson | Speaker, Coach, Host of Green Connections Radio podcast, ForbesWomen Contributor, Social Impact, Women’s Advancement & Partnerships When I spoke with Texan By Nature CEO JoniRead More

A Data-Based Approach To Conservation From Laura Bush, For Earth Day

Forbes - April 19, 2020

Article & Podcast by: Joan Michelson | Speaker, Coach, Host of Green Connections Radio podcast, ForbesWomen Contributor, Social Impact, Women’s Advancement & Partnerships Scientists across the globe are attributing the rise ofRead More

Exploration Green's walking trails

Exploration Green receives support, resources from Texan by Nature

Community Impact - April 16, 2020

Exploration Green, a former golf course turned stormwater detention pond between El Camino Real, Bay Area Boulevard and Space Center Boulevard, is one of six conservation projects across Texas toRead More

Respect Big Bend Coalition honored by Texan By Nature

News West 9 - April 2, 2020

Laura Bush’s non-profit recognizes conservation programs across the state. A West Texas group has been honored by former first lady Laura Bush’s non-profit Texan By Nature. The Respect Big BendRead More

Texan by Nature Announces 2020 Conservation Wranglers

Business Wire - April 1, 2020

TxN Conservation Wrangler Program Accelerates Texan-Led Conservation Initiatives Impacting Texas’ Natural Resources   Texan by Nature (TxN), a Texas-led conservation non-profit announces the selection of the 2020 Conservation Wranglers. TheRead More

Houston Methodist Horizon's Hope garden

Can Nature Help Make Chemo Easier to Endure?

Houstonia - April 1, 2020

A new garden lifts the spirits of cancer patients at Houston Methodist.   Brad White was diagnosed with stage IV colon cancer last September, but it wasn’t until November that theRead More

Adair Margo joins Texan by Nature Board of Directors

El Paso Herald-Post - March 9, 2020

Texan by Nature (TxN), a Texas-led conservation non-profit,  announced Monday the appointment of El Paso First Lady, Adair Margo to the Board of Directors. “I am honored to support Texan byRead More