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Readers of this blog are dedicated to taking care of Texas, but don’t forget to get out and enjoy our state, too.

The Rio Grande is a river with a history as deep as the canyons it cuts. Texas is proud of the Rio Grande River and its story is one to be shared. Amid stark surroundings, the river gives life. It...

Read about our 2021 Kids Art Contest Winner

While Take Care of Texas focuses on how humans can take action to protect our state, native wildlife also play an essential role in Texas environmental conservation. In celebration of National Bat Appreciation Day on April 17, here are some...

Earth Day, observed on Thursday, April 22 this year, is the annual celebration of our planet and a yearly reminder of our collective responsibility to protect and conserve our natural resources. As every resident of this state knows, Texas is...

A Take Care of Texas staff member recalls ways that conservation concepts were valuable to him during the history winter storm that took many Texans' power and water for several days.

National Groundwater Awareness Week is March 7–13.

Show your Texas pride with these Take Care of Texas coloring pages! These coloring pages highlight four different Texas state symbols and demonstrate ways you can personally help take care of Texas in your daily life! Little steps, like using...

For Spring 2021, we’re highlighting Waste Management as our Proud Partner of the Quarter. WM has been supporting the Take Care of Texas Video Contest for several years and Take Care of Texas appreciates their generous donation of time and...

Have you ever encountered a used couch mysteriously discarded in a field, or had to roll away an old car tire that has become a mosquito haven? These are examples of illegal dumping, and Texans are uniting in the fight...

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