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In East Texas, a loblolly pine was recently named a champion tree.
Congratulations to David and Emma, who came in first place in their age brackets.
Learn how to identify common species of wildflowers found in Texas.
Check out these winning videos from the first annual Take Care of Texas Video Contest!
Answer for a chance to win a Samsung Galaxy TabA!
Get the answer to this and check out other interesting litter facts.
Learn what Texans are doing to keep our water clean.
Tips for making your spring camping trip a green getaway!
Explore environmental careers with a paid summer internship.
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