Hot Wire

Show up to your next holiday celebration with a truly Texan treat – Pecan Stuffed Jalapeños.
Learn how to provide enough water to keep your trees healthy, without wasting this precious resource.
Mulch is one of the best methods for keeping plants healthy and saving water.
This Thanksgiving, show your appreciation for our bounty by throwing away less food.
Did you know that trees can help you save money on your energy bill?
Each Texan generates over 6.5 pounds of garbage each day. Find out how to reduce your waste.
With less daylight during the fall, you may use more energy for lighting. Learn how to keep your energy bill low.
Texas’ air quality has made huge strides in the past few decades.
A fun way for students in the 6th - 12th grade to learn about the environment.
Starting a garden at your school is a great way to educate students about plants, nature, and the great outdoors.

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