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.

Do your part

Do Your Part

Take The Pledge

Texas State Park Guide

News You Can Use Newsletter

Do your part

Take Care of Texas License Plate

Order Your Plate

License Plate

The Shower vs. Bath Debate

Which uses more water, a shower or a bath? ...

How to Prepare Your Irrigation System for Spring

Step-by-step instructions to prepare your system for spring. ...

How Many State Flowers Does Texas Have?

The answer might surprise you. ...

Six Amazing Student Videos

Check out these creative videos from Texas students. ...

Fix Leaks in Your Home

Fix a Leak Week is March 19-25. ...

Celebrate National Groundwater Awareness Week

National Groundwater Awareness Week is March 11-17. ...

EPA Accepting Grant Applications

Funds between $50,000 and $100,000 are available for environmental education. ...

How Do You Take Care of Texas?

Share your story with other Texans! ...

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!


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