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Start your compost pile in the summer in order to have a finished compost product that you can use to fertilize your yard this fall.
High school students create environmental solutions.
Summer is a popular time to get outdoors and enjoy the beauty of our great state. If you will be spending time outside this summer, remember to take care of your skin!
Proper maintenance will help keep your rain barrels free of leaks, clogs, and mosquitoes.
The federal RESTORE Act requires the five Gulf states affected by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill to establish centers to conduct research on the Gulf Coast region. Commissioner Baker, Texas’ representative on the RESTORE Council, manages the implementation of...
Everyone can and should do something to protect groundwater. Why? We all have a stake in maintaining its quality and quantity. For starters, 99 percent of all available freshwater comes from aquifers underground. Being a good steward of groundwater just...
Here's a reason to celebrate—over 18,500 people have pledged to "Take Care of Texas"! With your help, we can reach 20,000 by March 1! Help us reach 20,000 pledges for a chance to win a Samsung Galaxy Tab4, provided by...
Take the following steps to help cut down on the mosquito population: Empty or get rid of cans, buckets, bottles, old tires, empty pots, plant saucers, and other containers that hold water. Keep gutters clear of debris and standing water....
TCEQ is now accepting grant applications from schools statewide to retrofit eligible diesel-powered school buses with emissions-reduction technology. This grant opportunity is open to all public and charter schools in Texas that operate one or more diesel-powered school buses.A total...

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