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We'd love to hear about all the ways that you Take Care of Texas!
Many Texas students worked hard to create these videos. Pick your favorites!
Turning your pile will help the materials decompose and produce a finished product more quickly.
Tell us what changes you're making for a chance to win a Samsung tablet.
Sixteen students—and one lucky teacher—will win!
Packing your lunch to take with you to work or school saves gas, reduces emissions, and prevents waste.
Have you ever heard that you should warm up your car before you drive it in cold weather? It’s a commonly held belief. When a vehicle is parked or sitting with the engine running, it’s called idling—a practice that wastes...
Every year, landfills take on more things we no longer need. Do your part to reduce, reuse, and recycle.
Looking for something educational and fun to do with kids over the holidays? Look no further! Our website has an interactive feature (see below) where kids can explore environmental topics. By clicking around on the different parts of the town,...
Learn how our state is planning to meet our growing water needs.

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