All posts by Jeff Boxrucker

Lake Livingston Friends of Reservoirs partners with the Lee College/TDC Ellis Unit Horticulture instruction program

The Texas Master Naturalist program (TXMN) was created in 1997 opening its first chapter in San Antonio, Texas.  The Texas Master Naturalist program is designed to develop a corps of well-informed volunteers who provide education, outreach, and service dedicated to the beneficial management of natural resources and natural areas within... Read More

Reservoir Fisheries Habitat Partnership and Friends of Reservoirs Announce their 2018 Annual Meeting

RESERVOIR FISHERIES HABITAT PARTNERSHIP Annual Meeting; 5-7 October 2018 Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Athens, TX  The Reservoir Fisheries Habitat Partnership (RFHP) and Friends of Reservoirs will be holding their 9th Annual Meeting at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens, Texas. The meeting will be held Friday through Sunday, 5-7 October, 2018.... Read More

Grant Deadlines Nearing

Current Funding Opportunities at NEEF Hands on the Land Mini-Grants NEEF, in partnership with Partners in Resource Education, will award a total of $65,000 to Hands on the Land sites to support environmental education. Applications close: March 1, 2018 2018 USFS BioBlitz Grants NEEF, with major funding support from USFS,... Read More

The American Sportfishing Association reports that outdoor recreation contributes $673 billion to the GNP

Outdoor Recreation Roundtable Welcomes Government Recognition of Industry as GDP Contributor Inaugural report highlights economic influence of outdoor recreation industry Alexandria, VA – February 14, 2018 – The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) today applauded the release of the first-ever government report recognizing the outdoor recreation industry as a significant economic contributor to the U.S. Gross... Read More