Take Care of Texas

Everyone's first step to Take Care of Texas is to learn about ways to get involved.

This website contains materials that range from general information about environmental programs to specific, step-by-step instructions that address common environmental situations.

Do Your Part! – Our animated house can show you ways to conserve water and energy, keep our air and water clean, reduce waste, and save money! It’s easy, give it a try.

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Seven Tips to Avoid Invasive Weeds in Your Yard

The term "weed" refers to any plant that is growing where it is not wanted....

What Should I Do With a Broken CFL?

Read this post to find out how to properly dispose of broken CFLs. ...

Low Interest Loans for Energy Efficiency Improvements

Texas public institutions can apply for loans to retrofit their buildings. ...

Tips to Decrease Ozone

Six ways you can help keep the air clean. ...

Questions About Eco-friendly Cleaning Products?

Do you have questions about “green” cleaners? Check out this post to get answers....

Don’t Let Yard Pests Get You Down

From fire ants to mosquitoes, learn eco-friendly ways to control common yard pests. ...

Kids Can Recycle

Kids, check out these fun activities to learn more about recycling. ...

Energy Efficient Computer Practices

Easy ways your computer can save energy. ...

Simple Ways to Take Care of Texas

How Texans Are Doing Their Part

I use a rain barrel to collect rainwater for watering my outdoor plants; its better for the plants and easier on my water bill. Sometimes I even use the rainwater to wash my dog!

- CYNTHIA R. RICHARDSON

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