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Infographic with tips for creating less waste this Halloween, plus a week-long contest to win a $100 gift card from H-E-B.

Cooler temperatures mean hauling the sweaters out of closet and raking leaves around the yard. If you have an irrigation system that's been working hard all summer to keep the lawn green, it will need a little love to avoid...

Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019 is the biannual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. This is a day to educate the public about the dangers that improper drug disposal poses to people, the environment, and wildlife. The National Prescription Drug Take...

The third week in October is Texas Native Plant Week. This is a chance to learn about, appreciate, and cultivate native plants on your property. Native plants have many advantages to your budget and the immediate ecosystem. A plant that...

Texas wind power is a big deal. Learn more about Texas’ clean power source.

The 2019 Take Care of Texas Video Contest is here! Students in grades 6 through 12 can enter for a chance to win GoPro camera packages and scholarship money.

Is there a burn ban in effect for your area? Learn where and when you can burn brush.

Take Care of Texas now has a flyer you can order to spread awareness about keeping plumbing free of fats, oils, and grease. Go to our Publications page to order free copies of this two-sided English/Spanish flyer, or download a...

Test your knowledge of energy with our new quiz.

We’re spotlighting the two teachers who won the 2019 Environmental Educator of the Year awards.

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