Oil and Gas Resources in High Plains Region

 Eminent Domain

   
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Understanding the Condemnation Process in Texas
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This publication explains where the power to condemn comes from, which entities have this power, what the condemnation procedure is in Texas and how property rights are best protected.

 

Pipeline Corridors Revisited
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Author reviews and discusses the implications of Exxon Pipeline Co. v. Zwahr for private landowners with respect to compensation in condemnation cases and property valuation.

 

Show Eminent Domain Organizations & Professionals (24)
There are 24 resources serving High Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Eminent Domain Organizations & Professionals serving High Plains Region
Eminent Domain Attorneys
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Peter E. Hosey
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - San Antonio, TX
Shelly C. Jewett
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Oil Gas And Mineral Attorneys
Benjamin R. Rhem
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - Austin, TX
Charles Wehland
Jones Day - Partner - Chicago, IL
Christopher B. Amandes
Partner - Morgan Lewis - Houston, TX
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Eliza F. Hillhouse
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Denver, CO
Jill C. Pennington
Davis, Gerald & Cremer, P.C. - Midland, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
John B. McFarland
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Ken Nunley
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Michael P. Pearson
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - Houston, TX
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Nicholas C. Miller
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Peter E. Hosey
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - San Antonio, TX
Robert P. Crumpler, Jr.
Davis, Gerald & Cremer, P.C. - Midland, TX
S. Jordan Smith
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Dallas, TX
Sam Masur
Gordon Arata McCollam Duplantis & Eagan LL - Member - Lafayette, LA
Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
- Austin, TX

 Mineral Rights and Surface Use

   
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FracFocus

FracFocus: Chemical Disclosure Registry Looking for information on a well site near you? Use FracFocus to search for nearby well sites that have been hydraulically fractured to see what chemicals were used in the process.
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Reconciling Mineral Rights and Conservation Easements
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Answers on subsurface mining below conservation easements.

 

Checklist For Negotiating an Oil and Gas Lease
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This article is intended to provide practical advice for landowners in negotiating oil and gas leases of their mineral interests. It is not a comprehensive list of all possible issues that may arise in negotiating leases, nor is it a survey of the law concerning interpretation or enforcement of leases.

 

Hints on Negotiating An Oil and Gas Lease
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The purpose of this report is to acquaint nonexperts with the more common provisions of an oil and gas lease and explain their legal significance.

 

Minerals, Surface Rights, and Royalty Payments
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The exploration and production of minerals, especially oil and gas, have played an important role in the economic development of Texas. Because most of the oil and gas is privately owned, a body of law has evolved in the state that defines ownership rights.& ...

 

The Start and Finish of an Oil and Gas Lease
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This paper focuses on when an oil and gas lease starts and ends. In order to answer these questions, we must know what it is and how it works.

 

Solar Lease Considerations fo Landowners
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Solar companies are actively searching for agricultural land to lease to build solar projects. Solar energy development in Texas is in its early stages, and there is surprisingly little information available for landowners considering the pros and cons of entering into a solar lease agreement.

 

A Landowner’s Guide to Hydraulic Fracturing - Addressing environmental and health issues in oil and gas leases
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Resource for landowners who are considering leasing their property for shale oil and gas development. Informs of possible environmental and health impacts, issues and protective provisions that can be addressed in a lease, and approaches aimed at protecting conservation features on the property.

 

State Oil & Natural Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources
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This report is designed to equip regulators and policymakers with pertinent data and observations to consider when evaluating and revising rules in their states.

 

Petroleum Production on Agricultural Lands in Texas
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Managing Risks and Opportunities

 

Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Program for Texas Agriculture
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This fact sheet helps agricultural producers understand the basic obligations under the Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasture (SPCC) Program.

 

Oil and Gas Mineral Rights and Land Appraisal
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Article discusses mineral rights, royalty rights and surface damages, and the implications of oil and gas activities in relation to the appraisal of land.& ...

 

Oil & Gas Exploration and Surface Ownership
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Questions and concerns frequently arise when owners of residential property in suburban and rural areas discover that oil and gas operations are being conducted in the vicinity.

 

Impact of Mineral Rights and Oil and Gas Activities on Agricultural Land Values
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Agricultural land values can be significantly affected by subsurface mineral rights, leasing activities, and actual oil and gas activities.& ...

 

Show Mineral Rights and Surface Use Organizations & Professionals (64)
There are 64 resources serving High Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Mineral Rights and Surface Use Organizations & Professionals serving High Plains Region
Eminent Domain Attorneys
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Peter E. Hosey
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - San Antonio, TX
Shelly C. Jewett
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Alan Rhodes
Shareholder - Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Amarillo, TX
Amy M. Mitchell
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP - Senior Counsel - Austin, TX
Arthur G. Uhl III
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Audie Sciumbato
Sciumbato Law Office, P.C. - Hereford, TX
Blair Schilling
Fishman Haygood, LLP - Attorney - New Orleans, LA
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Charles Wehland
Jones Day - Partner - Chicago, IL
Christopher B. Amandes
Partner - Morgan Lewis - Houston, TX
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
David E. Whitten
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Dallas, TX
David Hartman
Smith, Robertson, Elliott & Douglas, L.L.P. - Austin, TX
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Deborah C. Trejo
Kemp Smith LLP - Partner - Austin, TX
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Helen Currie Foster
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
Jean M. Flores
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Dallas, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Waterlaw - Aspen, CO
Kyle Ballard
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Of Counsel - Dallas, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
Lori Potter
Kaplan, Kirsch, Rockwell LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Paul Seals
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Sally A. Longroy
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Shareholder - Dallas, TX
Smiley Law Firm, PC
Cynthia Smiley - Attorney/Owner - Austin, TX
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
- Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Thomas Kelsey
- Attorney at Law - Houston, TX
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
Oil Gas And Mineral Attorneys
Benjamin R. Rhem
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - Austin, TX
Charles Wehland
Jones Day - Partner - Chicago, IL
Christopher B. Amandes
Partner - Morgan Lewis - Houston, TX
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Eliza F. Hillhouse
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Denver, CO
Jill C. Pennington
Davis, Gerald & Cremer, P.C. - Midland, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
John B. McFarland
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Ken Nunley
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Michael P. Pearson
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - Houston, TX
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Nicholas C. Miller
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Peter E. Hosey
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner - San Antonio, TX
Robert P. Crumpler, Jr.
Davis, Gerald & Cremer, P.C. - Midland, TX
S. Jordan Smith
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Dallas, TX
Sam Masur
Gordon Arata McCollam Duplantis & Eagan LL - Member - Lafayette, LA
Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
- Austin, TX

 Voluntary Conservation Practices

   
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Evaluating the Scientific Support of Conservation Best Management Practices for Shale Gas Extraction in the Appalachian Basin
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Reviews and evaluates 28 conservation best management practices for oil and gas development in the Appalachian Basin.

 

A Landowner’s Guide to Hydraulic Fracturing - Addressing environmental and health issues in oil and gas leases
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Resource for landowners who are considering leasing their property for shale oil and gas development. Informs of possible environmental and health impacts, issues and protective provisions that can be addressed in a lease, and approaches aimed at protecting conservation features on the property.

 

Adverse Impact Reduction Handbook
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Reducing Onshore Natural Gas and Oil Exploration and Production Impacts Using a Broad-Based Stakeholder Approach

 

Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Program for Texas Agriculture
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This fact sheet helps agricultural producers understand the basic obligations under the Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasture (SPCC) Program.

 

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency tier 1 qualified facility SPCC plan template

This template is intended to help the owner or operator of a Tier I qualified facility develop a self-certified Spill Prevention,  Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plan.

 

Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Conservation Activity Plan
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The USDA-NRCS is operating a pilot program through the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) to provide assistance to eligible  producers in meeting the EPA requirements for an Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure (SPCC) Plan.

 

EPA SPCC Sample Plan

An example of a farm facility and how the farmer determines he is covered by the Spill Prevention Control and Countermeasure (SPCC) rule and prepares an SPCC Plan.

 

Show Voluntary Conservation Practices Organizations & Professionals (472)
There are 472 resources serving High Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Voluntary Conservation Practices Organizations & Professionals serving High Plains Region
Biologists / Ecologists
Advanced Ecology, LTD.
Keith Webb - Environmental Operations Manager - Center, TX
Andrew Eberly
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician I - Austin, TX
Blair Wildlife Consulting
Jenny Blair, C.W.B. - Principal - Kyle, TX
Brian Gottschalk
Adams Environmental - Sr. Environmental Scientist and Project Manager - San Antonio, TX
Chris Jewett
Native Establishments - Wildlife Biologist - Lubbock, TX
Clay Whitfill
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Damon Speidel
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician III - Austin, TX
David Riley
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Dusty Alexander
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Eric Keith
Project Manager - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Greg Simons
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist - San Angelo, TX
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System
- College Station, TX
Hicks & Company
- Austin, TX
James Hall
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist II - Austin, TX
Joe Hamrick
Compliance and Wildlife - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
John Marksberry
Bird & Crawford Forestry - Forester / Wildlife Biologist - Center, TX
John R. Burns
Burns Forestry - Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Crockett, TX
Jonathan Fife
Burns Forestry - Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Crockett, TX
Jonathan Ogren
Siglo Group - Principal and Environmental Planner - Austin, TX
Jordan Menge
Farm Bill Biologist - Pheasants Forever and Quail ForeverTX
Kyle Lassiter
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Kyndal Anderson
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Lisa Campbell
Water Resource Specialist - TAMU - Oceanography - College Station, TX
Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.
Adams Environmental - Vice President - San Antonio, TX
Mark Gray
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Mark Hefner
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Michael A. Petter
Resource & Land Management, Inc. - President - Pleasanton, TX
Neiman Environments Inc
- Junction, TX
Nicholas Kolbe
Kolbe Ranches and Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Realtor - Pflugerville, TX
Nick Fisher
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician - Austin, TX
Private Lands Biologist Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Roger Wolfe
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Lesser Prairie Chicken Program Manager - Topeka, KS
Ruben Cantu
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist, Certified Professional Rangeland Management - San Angelo, TX
Rufus Stephens
Rufus Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Ecologist - Boerne, TX
Ryan Jonnes
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Regional Biologist - Cloudcroft, NM
Sarah Kahlich
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Senior Wildlife Biologist - Austin, TX
Shane Kiefer
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Director of Ecological Services - Austin, TX
Shantel Porterfield
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist - Austin, TX
Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
Clint Boal - Unit Scientist - Lubbock, TX
Texas Wildlife Company
- Austin, TX
Texas Wildlife Management
Lin Poor, M.S. - Certified Wildlife Biologist - Austin, TX
Thomas DeWitt
Associate Professor - College Station, TX
Ty Higginbotham
Farm Bill Biologist - Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever - conroe, TX
UNT Quail
- Denton, TX
Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc
Field Office: Littlefield, Texas - Houston, TX
Whitenton Group, Inc.
- San Marcos, TX
Conservation Groups and Associations
A Rocha USA
Mark Purcell - Executive Director - Fredericksburg, TX
Access Fund
Jim Chase - Operations Director - Boulder, CO
Agrarian Trust
Ian McSweeney - Director - Weare, NH
AGree
- Transforming Food & Ag Policy - Washington, DC
America's Longleaf Restoration Initiative
Kyle Jones - Regional Longleaf Pine Restoration Coordinator - Tallahassee, FL
America's Wetland Foundation
- Baton Rouge, LA
American Agri-Women
- Colchester, VT
American Battlefield Trust
- Washington, DC
American Forest Foundation
- Washington, DC
American Forests
Eric Sprague - Director of Forest Conservation - Washington, DC
American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts
Sandra Tassel - Program Coordinator - Bellingham, WA
American Hiking Society
- Silver Spring, MD
American Tree Farm System
Paul DeLong - Senior Vice President, ATFS & Conservation - Washington, DC
Arbor Day Foundation
- Nebraska City, NE
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Washington, DC
Bat Conservation International
- Austin, TX
Biobased Maine
- Portland, ME
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
- Brighton, CO
Bisbee's Fish & Wildlife Conservation Fund
Richard Bisbee - President - Plano, TX
Black Bear Conservation Coalition
- Clinton, LA
Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute
- Kingsville, TX
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - New Brunswick Chapter
Roberta Clowater - Executive Director - Fredericton, NB
Center for Collaborative Conservation
Warner College of Natural Resources - Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Center for Large Landscape Conservation
- Bozeman, MT
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center
- Fort Davis, TX
Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance
- Missoula, MT
CitSci.org
Greg Newman - Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
- West Lafayette, IN
Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forests Insects and Diseases
- Sheffield, MA
Ducks Unlimited - Texas
Todd Merendino - Manager, Conservation Programs - Richmond, TX
EarthShare of Texas
Suzanne Kho - Executive Director - Austin, TX
EcoResults!
- Flagstaff, AZ
Equine Land Conservation Resource
Denise O’Meara, PLA - Director of Education - Lexington, KY
Family Farm Alliance
Dan Keppen - Executive Director - Klamath Falls, OR
Forest Landowners Association
Scott P. Jones - Chief Executive Office - Atlanta, GA
Forest Stewards Guild
Zander Evans - Executive Director - Madison, WI
Forest Stewardship Council
- Minneapolis, MN
Garden for Wildlife
National Wildlife Federation - Merrifield, VA
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
- Bartlesville, OK
Gulf Coast Joint Venture
Barry Wilson, USFWS - GCJV Coordinator - Lafayette, LA
Gulf Restoration Network
- New Orleans, LA
Images for Conservation Fund
John F. Martin - Chairman - Edinburg, TX
Independent Cattlemen’s Association of Texas
Bill Hyman - Executive Director - Lockhart, TX
Land Conservation and Advocacy Trust
Steve Meltzer - Founder and Executive Director - Framingham, MA
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Lone Star Chapter Sierra Club
- Austin, TX
Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture
Keith McKnight - Coordinator - Vicksburg, MS
Mississippi Wildlife Federation
- Madison , MS
Moore-Odom Wildlife Foundation, Inc.
Jennie Scalfano - Director / Vice President - Orange, TX
Mule Deer Foundation
- Salt Lake City, UT
MultiState Conservation Grant Program
- Washington, DC, VA
National Association of State Foresters
- Washington , DC
National Audubon Society
- New York, NY
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
National Family Farm Coaltion
- Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Jeff Trandahl - Executive Director and CEO - Washington, DC
National Forestry Association
Keith A. Argow - President, Director at Large - Vienna, VA
National Mitigation Banking Association
- Washington, DC
National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
Jeremy Emmi - Managing Director - Washington, DC
National Trust for Historic Preservation
- Washington, DC
National Wild Turkey Federation
- Edgefield, SC
National Wildlife Federation
- Reston, VA
Native Plant Society of Texas
- Fredericksburg, TX
Native Seeds-SEARCH
- Tucson, AZ
NatureServe
Mary Klein - President & CEO - Arlington, VA
No-till on the Plains
- Berryton, KS
Oaks and Prairies Joint Venture
James Giocomo - Joint Venture Coordinator - Round Rock, TX
Park Cities Quail
- Dallas, TX
Partners for Conservation
Steve Jester - Executive Director - Pueblo, CO
Partnership for Southern Forestland Conservation
- Clemson, SC
Pheasants Forever
- St Paul, MN
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
V. Alaric Sample - President - Washington, DC
Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV)
- Lafayette, CO
Pollinator Partnership
- San Francisco, CA
Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation, Inc.
Craig A. Alderman - Executive Director - Buffalo, MO
Quail Coalition
- Dallas, TX
Quail-Tech Alliance
- Dallas, TX
Quality Deer Management Association
- Bogart, GA
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
- Washington, DC
Ranchers and Landowners Association of Texas
Fidel C. Ramirez - President - Bandera, TX
Resource Environmental Solutions (RES)
Darrell Whitley - Chief Operating Officer - Houston, TX
Sand County Foundation
Kevin Kiley, Development & Communications - Madison, WI
Savory Institute
- Boulder, CO
Sensible Management of Aquatic Resources Team (SMART)
- Houston, TX
Shortleaf Pine Initiative
- Athens, GA
Soil and Water Conservation Society
- Ankeny, IA
Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Curtis R Hopkins, Ph.D. - Executive Secretary - Flora, MS
Southern Group of State Foresters
- Garner, NC
Sportsmen for Responsible Energy Development
Judith KohlerCO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Kathy Abusow - President and CEO - Washington, DC
Sustainable Forests Roundtable
Take Care of Texas
Erin Franz - Executive Director - Austin, TX
Tax Credit Connection, Inc.
Ariel Steele, Owner - Longmont, CO
Terrafirma RRG LLC
Jeremy Johnston - Account Administrator, Marsh Captive Solutions - Burlington, VT
Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute (NRI)
- College Station, TX
Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association
Tim Niedecken - Executive director, association services - fort worth, TX
Texas Audubon
Iliana Pena - Director of Conservation - Dallas, TX
Texas Coalition for Conservation
- Austin, TX
Texas Farm Bureau
Penny Cox - Communications Division - Waco, TX
Texas Forestry Association
- Lufkin, TX
Texas Land and Mineral Owners Association
Laura Buchanan - Executive Director - Austin, TX
Texas Land Trust Council
Lori Olson - Executive Director - Wimberly, TX
Texas Living Waters Project
- Austin, TX
Texas Oak Wilt Partnership
- College Station, TX
Texas Ornithological Society
Jim Hailey - President - Georgetown, TX
Texas Parks & Recreation Foundation
Sally Gavlik - Executive Director - Corpus Christi, TX
Texas Parks & Wildlife Foundation
Anne Brown - Executive Director - Dallas, TX
Texas Section Society for Range Management (TSSRM)
- Sweetwater, TX
Texas Speleological Association
Rob Bisset - Chairman - Austin, TX
Texas Water Conservation Association
- Austin, TX
Texas Water Foundation
Carole D. Baker - President/CEO - Austin, TX
Texas Wildlife Association
Clint Faas - Director of Conservation Programs - San Antonio, TX
Texas Wildlife Association Foundation
Caroline McAllister - Director of Development - San Antonio, TX
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
Lindsay Thomas - Chairman - Washington, DC
The Conservation Fund
- Arlington, VA
The Fund for Wild Nature
Jeff Petersen, Esq. - Executive Director - Kelso, WA
The Garden Conservancy
- Cold Spring, NY
The Land Institute
- Salina, KS
The Longleaf Alliance
- Andalusia, AL
The Trust for Public Land, Texas State Office
- Dallas, TX
The Wildlife Society - Texas Chapter
Dr. Don Steinbach - Executive Director - Burton, TX
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
- Portland, OR
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists
Bruce Thacker - President - Thunder Bay, ON
Trout Headwaters, Inc.
- Livingston, MT
Trust for Public Land, Texas Office
- Austin, TX
Turtle Islands Earth Stewards
Tyhson Banighen - Tappen, BC
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA)
- Chesterfield, MO
Upper Pecos Watershed Association
Reina Fernandez - Pecos, NM
Upper Thames River Conservation Authority
Ian Wilcox - General Manager/Secretary-Treasurer - London, ON
USA National Phenology Network
Jake Weltzin - Executive Director - Tucson, AZ
Valleys 2000
Bill Huether - Treasurer - Bowmanville, ON
Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation
- Halifax, VA
Welder Wildlife Foundation
- Sinton, TX
Wild Ones
Donna VanBuecken - Executive Director - Neenah, WI
Wildlife Habitat Federation
- Cat Spring, TX
Women, Food & Agriculture Network
- Ames, IA
Federal and State Tax Incentives and Programs
Agricultural Tax Appraisal Based on Wildlife Management
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Wildlife Division Private Lands and Habitat Program - Austin, TX
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Federal Endangered Species Tax Deduction
US Fish and Wildlife Service - Arlington, VA
Wildlife Management Tax Exemption
Comptroller, Property Tax Division - Austin, TX
Foresters
Advanced Ecology, LTD.
Keith Webb - Environmental Operations Manager - Center, TX
Advanced Ecology, Ltd.
J. Michael Bird, ACF - Chief Executive Officer - Center, TX
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
American Timber Trust
- Houston, TX
Bryant Forestry
Charles M. Bryant, CF, ISA - Montgomery, TX
Buddy Rosser
Dean, Youens, & Rosser - Graduate Forester - Daingerfield, TX
Carl Herberg
Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc - Vice President - Texarkana, TX
Charles B. Burditt, ACF
Burditt Land & Place - President - Conroe, TX
Christopher A. Peterson
Peterson ForestLand Management, Inc. - Owner - Houston, TX
Cliff J. Sunda
Wildwood Environmental Credit Company, LLC - Vice President – Operations - Tyler, TX
Colin W. Townsend
Townsend Forest Management, LLC - Jasper, TX
Continuing Forestry Education Group
- Overton, TX
Crater, Johns and Hartman, LLP
Tom C. Crater - Consulting Forester - Lufkin, TX
David Terry
Certified Forester (Forestry Consultant) - Forest Dynamics LLC - Spring, TX
East Texas Forestry Services
Steve Sutton - Avinger, TX
Ed Applequist
- Consulting Forester - Center, TX
Edward L. O'Brien
Forestry & Land Resource Consultants, Inc. - Brookeland, TX
Eric Watson
Champion Forest Resource Manageme - President - Huntsville, TX
F&W Forestry Services
- Albany, GA
FNC Forest Resource Management
James S Houser - Professional Forester - Jacksonville, TX
Franklin L. Williams
Forestry and Land Resource Consultants, Inc. - Lufkin, TX
Gary A. Burns, ACF
Burns Forestry - Owner - Crockett, TX
Gary Price
- Bivins, TX
Jacob Rustin
Legacy Land & Timber - Procurement Forester - Devers, TX
Jakeb Pennington
Legacy Land & Timber - Forester - Devers, TX
Jeffrey Williams, ACF
Williams Forestry - Certified Forester - Tyler, TX
Jenkins Forest Resources LLC
Thomas Paul Jenkins CF, ISA - Certified Forester - Humble, TX
Jimmy McNamara
FNC Forest Resource Management - Senior Forest Technician - Jacksonville, TX
Joel Rudolph
Morrow Land Group, LLC - Professional Forester - Nacogdoches, TX
John D. Ross
Burditt LLC - Senior Resource Forester - Conroe, TX
John Diehl
Diehl Forestry LLC - Bossier City, LA
John Heath
American Forest Management - Area Manager - Tyler, TX
John Kilian
Field Coordinator - Burns Forestry - Crockett, TX
John Marksberry
Bird & Crawford Forestry - Forester / Wildlife Biologist - Center, TX
John McRae
American Forest Management - Forester - Groveton, TX
John R. Burns
Burns Forestry - Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Crockett, TX
Jonathan Fife
Burns Forestry - Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Crockett, TX
Ken Braddock
HGT Group, LP - Nacogdoches, TX
L. Alexander McCall
Larson & McGowin, Inc. - Executive Vice President - Mobile, AL
Lynn Blair
- Carthage, TX
Mark Bird, ACF
Principal / Forester / Realtor - Bird & Crawford Forestry - Center, TX
Mark Brian
Senior Vice President - Bird and Crawford Forestry - Center, TX
Mark Drahem
JMS Forestry Associates - Nacogdoches, TX
Mark Sikole, ACF, CF
Pomeroy & McGowin Forest Managers - Monticello, AR
Michael P. Smith, ACF
Forestall Company, Inc. - President - Birmingham, AL
Michael Posey
American Forest Management - Area Manager - Groveton, TX
Mike Bird, ACF
Principal / Forester - Bird & Crawford Forestry - Center, TX
Mike Young
FNC Forest Resource Management - Forest Technician - Jacksonville, TX
Pat Grissom
Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc - Forester - Texarkana, TX
Patricia Bounds
Forester - Parker Forestry Consultants - Woodville, TX
Phil Wright
Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc - Forester - Texarkana, TX
Randy J. Jarzyniecki
Regional Manager - F & W Forestry Services, Inc - Texarkana, TX
Ray Lott, ACF
Ray Lott & Associates, Inc. - President - Texarkana, TX
Richard Cole
Senior Forester - Burns Forestry - Crockett, TX
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
Robin G. Willhoite
United Timber Management Company - Timpson, TX
Rodney Schroeder
American Forest ManagementTX
Ronald F. Billings
Texas Forest Service - Consulting Forester - College Station, TX
Ronnie Bane
Burditt Associates - Vice President - Conroe, TX
Rosser Forestry Consulting
- Atlanta, TX
Scott Nevins
RecLand Realty, LLC - Forester/Agent (TX) - Monroe, LA
Sean Johnson
FNC Forest Resource Management - Forest Technician - Jacksonville, TX
Sherman Forestry Services
Herb Sherman - Diana, TX
Shortleaf Pine Initiative
- Athens, GA
Silva-Tech - South, Ltd.
Michael D. Bird, ACF - Forester - Center, TX
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Southern Forestry Consultants, Inc.
- Bainbridge, GA
Southern Forestry Management
Charles McKeever & George Gillespie - Hallsville, TX
Southern Group of State Foresters
- Garner, NC
Southern Timbergrowers, Inc.
- Houston, TX
Spencer Burke
SKB Consulting LLC - Professional Forester - Crockett, TX
Steitz Forestry
Henry E. Steitz - Conroe, TX
Stephen Muslow, CF
Muslow Forestry, Inc - Shreveport, LA
Teddy Reynolds, B.S.F., R.F., S.R.
Reynolds Forestry Consulting & Real Estate, PLLC - President/CEO - Magnolia, AR
Texas A&M Forest Service
- College Station, TX
Texas Forestry Association
- Lufkin, TX
The Longleaf Alliance
- Andalusia, AL
The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC
- Jackson, MS
Tobias P. Ford Jr., PLS, RPLS
Tobias P Ford Land Surveying - St. Francisville, LA
Todd Thomas
Texas A&M Forest Service - Staff Forester II-Water Resources/BMPs - Lufkin, TX
Walsh Timber Co LLC
David Cupp - Zwolle, LA
Warren E. Peters, ACF
Peters Forest Resources, Inc. - Baton Rouge, LA
Wayne Pfluger
Lone Star Forestry, LLC - Huntsville, TX
William Douglas Stalnaker Jr.
Campbell Timber Management - Landman - Diboll, TX
Geologists / Hydrologists
Brett Jordan
HydroGeo Designs LLC - Hydrologist/Engineer - Buena Vista, CO
C&S Environmental Consulting
Buford E. Collier - Senior Environmental Project Manager - Kilgore, TX
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
David R. Williamson, RPG
CRC, LLC International Archaeology & Ecology Consultants - Environmental Geologist - Chappell Hill, TX
ENVIRON
- Arlington, VA
ETTL Engineers & Consultants Inc.
Douglas E. Flatt - Chief Executive Officer - Tyler, TX
Fogarty Land and Environmental
Michael Fogarty - Earth Scientist - Canaan, NH
Gainco, Inc
Theresa Nix - Portland, TX
Gulf Engineers & Consultants
Bob Boagni, P.E. - President - Baton Rouge, LA
Horizon Environmental Services, Inc.
- Austin, TX
Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC)
Lisa Gonzalez - President and CEO - The Woodlands, TX
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist - Gunnison, CO
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Johnson Lake Management
- San Marcos, TX
Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc.
- Cumberland, ME
TGE Resources, Inc.
Robin Franks, P.G., CHMM, RSO - President/Principal - Houston, TX
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Colorado River Land Trust
- Austin, TX
Land Legacy
- Tulsa, OK
National Wildlife Federation - South Central Regional Center
- Austin, TX
Native Prairies Association of Texas
- San Marcos, TX
North American Land Trust
Monica McQuail - Communications & Stewardship Assistant - Chadds Ford, PA
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
Texas Agricultural Land Trust
Jenny Sanders - Outreach & Communications Manager - San Antonio, TX
Texas Land Conservancy
- Austin, TX
The Nature Conservancy, Texas Field Office
- Austin, TX
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Overland Park, KS
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Alan Rhodes
Shareholder - Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Amarillo, TX
Amy M. Mitchell
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP - Senior Counsel - Austin, TX
Arthur G. Uhl III
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Audie Sciumbato
Sciumbato Law Office, P.C. - Hereford, TX
Blair Schilling
Fishman Haygood, LLP - Attorney - New Orleans, LA
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Charles Wehland
Jones Day - Partner - Chicago, IL
Christopher B. Amandes
Partner - Morgan Lewis - Houston, TX
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
David E. Whitten
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Dallas, TX
David Hartman
Smith, Robertson, Elliott & Douglas, L.L.P. - Austin, TX
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Deborah C. Trejo
Kemp Smith LLP - Partner - Austin, TX
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Helen Currie Foster
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
James M. Ash
Husch Blackwell LLP - Kansas City, MO
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
Jean M. Flores
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Dallas, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Waterlaw - Aspen, CO
Kyle Ballard
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Of Counsel - Dallas, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
Lori Potter
Kaplan, Kirsch, Rockwell LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Paul Seals
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Sally A. Longroy
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Shareholder - Dallas, TX
Smiley Law Firm, PC
Cynthia Smiley - Attorney/Owner - Austin, TX
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
The Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section of the State Bar of Texas
- Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Thomas Kelsey
- Attorney at Law - Houston, TX
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
Riparian and Wetlands Specialists
Advanced Ecology, LTD.
Keith Webb - Environmental Operations Manager - Center, TX
Blair Wildlife Consulting
Jenny Blair, C.W.B. - Principal - Kyle, TX
Brian Gottschalk
Adams Environmental - Sr. Environmental Scientist and Project Manager - San Antonio, TX
Comite Resources, Inc.
Dr. John W. Day, Jr. - Covington, LA
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Eric Keith
Project Manager - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Field Sport Concepts, LTD
- Charlottesville, VA
Goshawk Environmental Consulting Inc.
Zane Homesley - Founder/President - Austin, TX
Horizon Environmental Services, Inc.
- Austin, TX
Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC)
Lisa Gonzalez - President and CEO - The Woodlands, TX
James Ballard
Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commision - Sport Fish Restoration Administrative Program Coordinator - Ocean Springs, MS
Jason Theriot
The Earth Partners - Houston, TX
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Johnson Lake Management
- San Marcos, TX
Lochow Ranch - Pond & Lake Management
- Bryan, TX
Marstel-Day, LLC
- Fredericksburg, VA
Meadows Center for Water and the Environment
Andrew Sansom, Ph.D - Executive Director - San Marcos, TX
Preservation Texas
- Austin, TX
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
TGE Resources, Inc.
Robin Franks, P.G., CHMM, RSO - President/Principal - Houston, TX
Vollmar Pond & Lake Management
Brad Vollmar - Owner - Fredericksburg, TX
Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc
Field Office: Littlefield, Texas - Houston, TX
Whitenton Group, Inc.
- San Marcos, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
Agricultural Loan Guarantee Program - Texas
Mindy Fryer - Grant Coordinator - Austin, TX
Agricultural Water Conservation Loan Program
Tom Entsminger - Texas Water Development Board - Austin, TX
Center for Invasive Species Eradication (CISE)
Texas Water Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Economic Development Program
Burl Carraway - Department Head, Sustainable Forestry - College Station, TX
Ecosystem Service Management
Texas Agrilife Extension - College Station, TX
Endangered Species and the Economy Program
Glenn Hegar - Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts - Austin, TX
Forest Stewardship Program - Texas
Shane Harrington - Program Leader - College Station, TX
GO TEXAN Partner Program
Allie Jones - Program Specialist - Austin, TX
GoodFires
Southern Group of State Foresters - Garner, NC
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System
- College Station, TX
Innovative Water Technologies
Texas Water Development Board - Austin, TX
Interest Rate Reduction Program - Texas
- Austin, TX
Landowner Incentive Program
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Boise, ID
LIP Conserving Texas Rivers Funding Series
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
LIP Partners Watershed Funding Series
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
Nongame and Rare Species Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative
Kirstin Neff - Manager, Southwest Rivers Program - Denver, CO
Rainwater Harvesting - Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Dotty Woodson - Extension Program Specialist – Water Resources - Dallas, TX
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Specialty Crop Block Grant Program
- Austin, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Amarillo
- Amarillo, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Fort Stockton
Staci Schoenfeldt - District Office Manager - Fort Stockton, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Lubbock
Michael Clawson - District Extension Administrator - Lubbock, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Vernon
Dale Dunlap - Extension Administrator - Vernon, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Water Education Network
- College Station, TX
Texas A&M Forest Service
- College Station, TX
Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute (NRI)
- College Station, TX
Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
Texas Alliance for Water Conservation (TAWC)
- Lubbock, TX
Texas Coastal Wetlands
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension/SeaGrant - Houston, TX
Texas Conservation Action Plan
TPWD - Austin, TX
Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP)
- Austin, TX
Texas Equine Incentive Program
- Austin, TX
Texas Farm and Ranch Lands Conservation Program
- Austin, TX
Texas Prairie Wetlands Project (TPWP)
Taylor Abshier - Biologist - Richmond, TX
Texas Private Lands and Habitat Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Wildlife Division - Austin, TX
Texas Ranch Wildfire Program
Jim Cooper - Assistant Chief, Regional Fire Coordinator - Merkel, TX
Texas Superstar®
Brent Pemberton - Texas A&M University Agricultural Research and Extension Center - Overton, TX
Texas Water Resources Institute
- College Station, TX
Texas Wildlife Diversity Program
John Davis - Program Director - Austin, TX
Texas Youth Hunting Program
Chris Mitchell - Director - San Antonio, TX
UNT Quail
- Denton, TX
Whitewater to Bluewater Project
Lisa Havel - Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Wildlife Habitat Assessment Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Young Farmer Grant Program
Texas Department of Agriculture - Grants Office - Austin, TX
Young Farmer Interest Rate Reduction Program
- Austin, TX
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Andrew Eberly
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician I - Austin, TX
Blair Wildlife Consulting
Jenny Blair, C.W.B. - Principal - Kyle, TX
Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute
- Kingsville, TX
Chris Jewett
Native Establishments - Wildlife Biologist - Lubbock, TX
Clay Whitfill
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Damon Speidel
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician III - Austin, TX
David Riley
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - College Station, TX
Dusty Alexander
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Eric Keith
Project Manager - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Gary A. Burns, ACF
Burns Forestry - Owner - Crockett, TX
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
- Bartlesville, OK
Greg Simons
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist - San Angelo, TX
Gulf Coast Joint Venture
Barry Wilson, USFWS - GCJV Coordinator - Lafayette, LA
James Hall
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist II - Austin, TX
Joe Hamrick
Compliance and Wildlife - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Jonathan Ogren
Siglo Group - Principal and Environmental Planner - Austin, TX
Kevin Mote
District Leader - Cross Timbers Wildlife District - TPWD - May, TX
Kyle Lassiter
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Kyle Thigpen
Wildlife Biologist - Burns Forestry - Crockett, TX
Kyndal Anderson
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Landmark Wildlife Management LLC
Keith Olenick - Principal/Senior Biologist - Austin, TX
Lannie B. Philley, AFM
Delta Land & Farm Mgmt Co, LLC - Appraiser, Manager - Mer Rouge, LA
Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.
Adams Environmental - Vice President - San Antonio, TX
Mark Gray
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Mark Hefner
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Nathan Rains
Wildlife Diversity Biologist - Cross Timbers and Hill Country Wildlife Districts - TPWD - Cleburne, TX
Nicholas Kolbe
Kolbe Ranches and Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Realtor - Pflugerville, TX
Nick Fisher
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician - Austin, TX
Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV)
- Lafayette, CO
Preservation Texas
- Austin, TX
Private Lands Biologist Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
RiverBank Ecosystems
Adam Riggsbee, PhD - Austin, TX
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
Roel Lopez
Director - Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Roger Wolfe
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Lesser Prairie Chicken Program Manager - Topeka, KS
Rolling Plains Quail Research Ranch
Dr. Dale Rollins - Executive Director - Roby, TX
Ronnie Bane
Burditt Associates - Vice President - Conroe, TX
Ross Carrie
President - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Ruben Cantu
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist, Certified Professional Rangeland Management - San Angelo, TX
Rufus Stephens
Rufus Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Ecologist - Boerne, TX
Ryan Jonnes
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Regional Biologist - Cloudcroft, NM
Sarah Kahlich
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Senior Wildlife Biologist - Austin, TX
Shane Kiefer
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Director of Ecological Services - Austin, TX
Shantel Porterfield
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist - Austin, TX
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
Southern Forestry Consultants, Inc.
- Bainbridge, GA
Southern Sportsman Aquatics & Land Management
Scott Brown - Owner - Advance, NC
Teddy Reynolds, B.S.F., R.F., S.R.
Reynolds Forestry Consulting & Real Estate, PLLC - President/CEO - Magnolia, AR
Texas Wildlife Company
- Austin, TX
Texas Wildlife Diversity Program
John Davis - Program Director - Austin, TX
Thomas DeWitt
Associate Professor - College Station, TX
UNT Quail
- Denton, TX
Whitenton Group, Inc.
- San Marcos, TX
 

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State Rep. Ben Leman seeks re-election to House District 13 - Sealy News
8/20/2019 3:01:00 PM
State Rep. Ben Leman seeks re-election to House District 13    Sealy News Texas State Rep. Ben Leman recently announced his campaign for re-election to the Texas House of Representatives in House District 13.

BRADLEY ARANT BOULT CUMMINGS: 252 Bradley Attorneys Listed in 2020 The Best Lawyers in America - Southeast Texas Record
8/20/2019 7:08:21 AM
BRADLEY ARANT BOULT CUMMINGS: 252 Bradley Attorneys Listed in 2020 The Best Lawyers in America    Southeast Texas Record Bradley Arant Boult Cummings issued the following announcement on Aug 15. Bradley is pleased to announce that 252 of the firm's attorneys are included in the ...

Special commission awards in Permian Highway Pipeline cases exceed Kinder Morgan appraisals in Blanco County - Community Impact Newspaper
8/16/2019 12:26:00 PM
Special commission awards in Permian Highway Pipeline cases exceed Kinder Morgan appraisals in Blanco County    Community Impact Newspaper Aug 16, 2019: Some of the first land condemnation hearings along the Permian Highway Pipeline route in Central Texas resulted in awards to landowners that ...

Kinder Morgan ordered to pay another $2.7 million in Hill Country pipeline dispute - Houston Chronicle
8/13/2019 2:29:00 PM
Kinder Morgan ordered to pay another $2.7 million in Hill Country pipeline dispute    Houston Chronicle Houston pipeline operator Kinder Morgan has been ordered to pay another $2.7 million in a widening eminent domain dispute out in the Texas Hill Country.

Supertanker near-miss highlights Texas community's fears - Energy News Network
8/13/2019 8:00:57 AM
Supertanker near-miss highlights Texas community's fears    Energy News Network OIL & GAS: A supertanker headed for a liquified natural gas plant near Corpus Christi, Texas, narrowly misses a ferry boat, underscoring a nearby community's ...

What's in the way of this Texas pipeline? A cute songbird. - Grist
8/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
What's in the way of this Texas pipeline? A cute songbird.    Grist The golden-cheeked warbler, an endangered songbird native to Central Texas, always seems to be flitting around controversy. It proved to be a roadblock ...

In Starr County, Texas, Trump's Border Wall 'Still Highly Unpopular' - NPR
8/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
In Starr County, Texas, Trump's Border Wall 'Still Highly Unpopular'    NPR As the Trump Administration prepares to accelerate construction of a border wall, Nayda Alvarez is preparing for the possibility that it will cut directly through her ...

Owning a piece of Texas: Top laws Texas landowners need to know - Sealy News
8/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Owning a piece of Texas: Top laws Texas landowners need to know    Sealy News Owning agricultural land in Texas is certainly a privilege, and, as with any great privilege, comes great responsibility. All Texas landowners should take the time ...

What Trump's Wall Means For Starr County, Texas - NPR
8/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
What Trump's Wall Means For Starr County, Texas    NPR President Trump is expected to accelerate the building of his border wall. In Starr County, Texas, they're about to build the longest stretch of new wall under ...

Texas Governor Criminalizes Energy Pipeline Protests - American Free Press
7/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Governor Criminalizes Energy Pipeline Protests    American Free Press Unfortunately for private landowners, environmentalists, and liberty lovers who believe eminent domain is being abused on behalf of big energy companies, the ...

Business owners waiting out UNT offers to buy property - Denton Record Chronicle
7/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Business owners waiting out UNT offers to buy property    Denton Record Chronicle At least two property owners have chosen not to respond to offers from the University of North Texas System to buy their businesses along Avenue C.

Kinder Morgan Pipeline Faces Opposition in Texas - Claims Journal
7/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Kinder Morgan Pipeline Faces Opposition in Texas    Claims Journal A Kinder Morgan Inc.-led natural gas conduit is getting blowback in a place that's so far been a refuge for the embattled pipeline industry: Texas. And it.

Environmental, eminent domain battles over Texas pipeline heat up - Energy News Network
7/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Environmental, eminent domain battles over Texas pipeline heat up    Energy News Network PIPELINES: A rare pipeline dispute in Texas puts anti-flaring activists at odds with ranchers who don't want the project on their property. (Bloomberg) ALSO:

Texas files eminent domain lawsuit to pull 2.5 acres from Cowboys Dancehall - KENS5.com
7/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas files eminent domain lawsuit to pull 2.5 acres from Cowboys Dancehall    KENS5.com I-35, Austin Hwy, and Loop 410 are notorious for congestion and crashes. A change to Cowboys Dancehall could change all that.

Judge Dismisses Suit That Challenged Eminent Domain Process for Hill Country Gas Pipeline | Texas Lawyer - Law.com
6/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Judge Dismisses Suit That Challenged Eminent Domain Process for Hill Country Gas Pipeline | Texas Lawyer    Law.com It's important to note that the plaintiffs were not actually accusing Kinder Morgan of doing anything wrong. They were really instead complaining that the eminent ...

Texas Eminent Domain Reform | Texas Lawyer - Law.com
6/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Eminent Domain Reform | Texas Lawyer    Law.com Senate Bill 421 was shot down in the Texas Legislature.

Failure to Launch: Eminent Domain Breaks Down in the Texas Legislature - Lexology
6/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Failure to Launch: Eminent Domain Breaks Down in the Texas Legislature    Lexology Eminent domain proceedings in Texas are a complex process governed by multiple constitutions, laws, and regulations.[1] Through this process the…

Eminent Domain Reform Bill Dies, Despite Negotiations Between Property Owners And Industry - Texas Standard
5/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent Domain Reform Bill Dies, Despite Negotiations Between Property Owners And Industry    Texas Standard Oil and gas interests use eminent domain declarations to secure property for pipelines and other infrastructure. Landowners say the way they do it is unfair.

Eminent domain reform died in the Texas Legislature this session - The Texas Tribune
5/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent domain reform died in the Texas Legislature this session    The Texas Tribune Despite hundreds of hours of negotiations between Texas landowners and industry groups, legislation to address concerns over the eminent domain process ...

Bill to better protect landowners during land condemnations passes Texas House - The Texas Tribune
5/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bill to better protect landowners during land condemnations passes Texas House    The Texas Tribune Although it cut some provisions from the Senate version, the House committee substitute to Senate Bill 421 keeps public meeting requirements and protects ...

Texas high-speed rail plans dodge bullet after lawmakers strike provision aiming to delay the project - The Texas Tribune
5/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas high-speed rail plans dodge bullet after lawmakers strike provision aiming to delay the project    The Texas Tribune The Dallas-Houston high-speed rail project dodged a bullet this week when lawmakers hashing out the state budget released their decision to strike a provision ...

Eminent Domain Legislation Passes Texas Senate - KBTX
5/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent Domain Legislation Passes Texas Senate    KBTX The push for Eminent domain Reform is underway in the Texas Senate. It remains to be seen what the final bills will look like after they have been considered by ...

A New Pipeline Through the Hill Country Is Pitting the Oil Industry Against Landowners - Texas Monthly
5/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
A New Pipeline Through the Hill Country Is Pitting the Oil Industry Against Landowners    Texas Monthly Oil and gas interests finds themselves in an unusual position: Facing eminent domain reforms at the Texas Legislature.

Eminent domain law reform needed - mySA
5/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent domain law reform needed    mySA Two reform proposals moving through the Texas Legislature would provide more transparency and level the playing field for landowners forced to relinquish ...

Eminent Domain versus Private Property Rights - KBTX
5/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent Domain versus Private Property Rights    KBTX As cities continue to grow in Texas and companies, utilities, and governments build more roads, power transmission lines, and pipelines, many rural landowners ...

Can High-Speed Rail Foes Stop a Texas Bullet Train? - CityLab
4/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Can High-Speed Rail Foes Stop a Texas Bullet Train?    CityLab A private company plans to break ground on a bullet train between Houston and Dallas in 2019. But opponents of the project have a new argument.

Oil or property rights: House panel clashes over which to favor as it weighs eminent domain reforms - The Texas Tribune
4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Oil or property rights: House panel clashes over which to favor as it weighs eminent domain reforms    The Texas Tribune Several bills meant to protect Texas landowners facing condemnation for oil pipeline construction and electric transmission projects generated heated debate on ...

Could Texas high-speed rail hit a speed bump this session? - The Texas Tribune
4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Could Texas high-speed rail hit a speed bump this session?    The Texas Tribune Lawmakers are pushing more measures than ever before that could delay the Dallas-Houston bullet train project — and there's even a special subcommittee ...

Farmers’ group pushing for transparency in land acquisitions - San Antonio Express-News
4/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
Farmers’ group pushing for transparency in land acquisitions    San Antonio Express-News With the state's ever-increasing infrastructure needs, Texas farmers and ranchers are bracing for the likelihood of pipelines, transmission lines and railways ...

Cattlemen applaud Senate passage of Texas eminent domain reform - AGDAILY
4/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Cattlemen applaud Senate passage of Texas eminent domain reform    AGDAILY Texas farmers and ranchers saw this as an improvement to the eminent domain process, who face each year with the prospect of losing their private property.

Texas Senate passes eminent domain legislation over oil and gas industry opposition - San Antonio Business Journal
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Senate passes eminent domain legislation over oil and gas industry opposition    San Antonio Business Journal A coalition of oil and gas organizations said the bill would get in the way of Texas' economic growth while some landowners applauded the Senate's decision.

Eminent domain bill passes senate - KMID - Local 2 News
4/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent domain bill passes senate    KMID - Local 2 News A bill aimed at eminent domain reform in Texas has passed in the senate.

Texas high-speed rail developer doesn't want state money. But the Senate's state budget could still delay the project. - The Texas Tribune
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas high-speed rail developer doesn't want state money. But the Senate's state budget could still delay the project.    The Texas Tribune Although Texas Central isn't planning on using state funds for its Dallas-Houston line, it says language in the spending plan could impede the project until a ...

Eminent domain: Corporate greed or public interest? You decide - Victoria Advocate
3/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent domain: Corporate greed or public interest? You decide    Victoria Advocate An oak tree estimated to have been alive before Texas became a state (1845) has been destroyed by the Gray Oak Pipeline Project. Gray Oak Pipeline is a new ...

Our view: Eminent domain reform long overdue in Texas - LubbockOnline.com
3/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Our view: Eminent domain reform long overdue in Texas    LubbockOnline.com There are few things held more sacred by Texans than private property rights. Unlike other states, the majority of land in Texas is privately owned. Because of ...

Eminent domain works in Texas — for the takers [Opinion] - Houston Chronicle
3/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent domain works in Texas — for the takers [Opinion]    Houston Chronicle Corporate entities that use eminent domain authority to take property often claim the system is working. It does — but only for them. Corporations with this ...

EDITORIAL: Time to ensure Texas landowners get eminent-domain protections - Waco Tribune-Herald
3/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
EDITORIAL: Time to ensure Texas landowners get eminent-domain protections    Waco Tribune-Herald One of the intriguing, all-too-familiar stories about eminent domain, possibly apocryphal, involves the outraged landowner who during a formal meeting ...

Legal experts: Emergency declaration may not be quickest way to build wall - The Texas Tribune
3/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Legal experts: Emergency declaration may not be quickest way to build wall    The Texas Tribune Even if President Donald Trump gets his way, eminent domain lawyers say a variety of legal issues would arise surrounding private land seizures that could ...

Grappling with eminent domain controversy and more: Q&A with Texas Farm Bureau leadership - Waco Tribune-Herald
3/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Grappling with eminent domain controversy and more: Q&A with Texas Farm Bureau leadership    Waco Tribune-Herald The Waco-based Texas Farm Bureau is backing legislation pressing protections for Texas property owners facing the spectre of eminent domain as pursued by ...

Lawmakers, courts debate if Texas High Speed Rail is - KAGSTV.com
3/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Lawmakers, courts debate if Texas High Speed Rail is    KAGSTV.com GRIMES COUNTY, Texas — The proposed Texas High Speed rail continues to generate controversy, as lawmakers look to further regulate the project and court ...

Texas attorney general: Most residents would say border security is 'worth eminent domain' | TheHill - The Hill
3/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas attorney general: Most residents would say border security is 'worth eminent domain' | TheHill    The Hill Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) said Tuesday that, even though Texans are generally protective of their land, most would support the federal ...

GOP senator, oil industry clash over proposed eminent domain reforms - The Texas Tribune
3/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
GOP senator, oil industry clash over proposed eminent domain reforms    The Texas Tribune At a public hearing on Monday, state Sen. Lois Kolkhorst — who has long tried to strengthen protections for landowners facing condemnation — challenged ...

As Trump Pursues Wall, South Texas Lawyers Ready for Eminent Domain Battles | Texas Lawyer - Law.com
2/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
As Trump Pursues Wall, South Texas Lawyers Ready for Eminent Domain Battles | Texas Lawyer    Law.com In the wake of President Donald Trump's declaration of a national emergency on the U.S.-Mexico border, lawyers in South Texas are gearing up to represent ...

Many Texans Want a Border Wall Without a Federal Land Grab. That’s Impossible. - The Texas Observer
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Many Texans Want a Border Wall Without a Federal Land Grab. That’s Impossible.    The Texas Observer A new poll shows a substantial number of Texans pine for a wall that wouldn't require the use of eminent domain — a logistical impossibility.

Eminent Domain Lawsuit Results in $12.2 Million Jury Award to Property Owner, Reports Deal Sikes - Business Wire
2/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Eminent Domain Lawsuit Results in $12.2 Million Jury Award to Property Owner, Reports Deal Sikes    Business Wire A jury awards a property owner $12.2 million, almost four times the amount offered by the State of Texas, in Grand Parkway eminent domain case.

UNT's use of eminent domain to obtain land is a low blow on small businesses - North Texas Daily
2/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
UNT's use of eminent domain to obtain land is a low blow on small businesses    North Texas Daily The IHOP restaurant near campus has served its last stack of pancakes, thanks to UNT. The chain restaurant located at 1001 North Texas Blvd. closed its doors ...

William Hurd on "Face the Nation" says 1,000 Texas farmers could have land seized to build Trump's border wall - CBS News
2/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
William Hurd on "Face the Nation" says 1,000 Texas farmers could have land seized to build Trump's border wall    CBS News Texas Rep. Will Hurd, the sole Republican representing a congressional district along the southern border, said more than 1,000 farmers in his state are at risk ...

Texans fight Trump administration over eminent domain - CNN
2/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texans fight Trump administration over eminent domain    CNN CNN's Ed Lavandera reports on some of the Texas-Mexico border residents who worry they will be in the path of eminent domain proceedings along any border ...

How the government abused eminent domain the last time it built a border fence in Texas - The Texas Tribune
2/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
How the government abused eminent domain the last time it built a border fence in Texas    The Texas Tribune As the president declares a national emergency to get more money for a border barrier, it's worth taking a look at what happened last time the government took ...

High-speed rail project to appeal railroad definition ruling - Houston Business Journal
2/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
High-speed rail project to appeal railroad definition ruling    Houston Business Journal A judge in Leon County ruled in favor of landowners, stating Texas Central Railway, a high-speed rail project between Houston and Dallas, is not a railroad and ...

Could Kinder Morgan’s ‘Permian Highway’ Scar the Hill Country? - The Texas Observer
2/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Could Kinder Morgan’s ‘Permian Highway’ Scar the Hill Country?    The Texas Observer On its 430-mile path to the Gulf, the natural gas pipeline would gash the iconic Hill Country, a region relatively free from oil and gas development.

Texas Farmers Push Eminent Domain Reform - Spectrum News
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Farmers Push Eminent Domain Reform    Spectrum News Texas farmers push for protections in eminent domain cases.

Texas farmers seeking eminent domain reform - KXAN.com
1/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas farmers seeking eminent domain reform    KXAN.com Texas farmers say their biggest priority this session is securing protections when private companies try to seize their land.

Central Texas Pipeline Reignites Fight Over Land Rights - KUT
1/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Central Texas Pipeline Reignites Fight Over Land Rights    KUT A fight over a pipeline is never only about the pipeline. It's about the environment, property rights, public safety and a community's sense of itself.

Bills seek more protection for Texas landowners in eminent domain cases - Austin American-Statesman
1/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bills seek more protection for Texas landowners in eminent domain cases    Austin American-Statesman A byproduct of the booming Texas economy and energy sector -- the increasing number of pipelines and transmission lines crisscrossing the state -- has left ...

New Push For Eminent Domain Reform Expected At Texas Legislature - KUT
1/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
New Push For Eminent Domain Reform Expected At Texas Legislature    KUT If you want to cook up a battle over private property rights in Texas, here's the recipe: Take a handful of sprawling cities and growing populations that.

Trump’s Wall Is Coming to Texas. Meet Its First Victims. - The Texas Observer
1/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump’s Wall Is Coming to Texas. Meet Its First Victims.    The Texas Observer As soon as February, the border wall is headed for a state park, a butterfly refuge and the land of a Hispanic family who's called the Rio Grande Valley home ...

Trump's Big, Beautiful, Stupid Wall Could Unite the Left and Right in Texas - Esquire
1/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Trump's Big, Beautiful, Stupid Wall Could Unite the Left and Right in Texas    Esquire One of the more fascinating sidelights of El Caudillo del Mar-a-Lago's now-consistent threat to declare an actual emergency over a phantom national threat on ...

Texas landowners face eminent domain land fights - East Bay Times
1/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas landowners face eminent domain land fights    East Bay Times By Nomaan Merchant | Associated Press. HIDALGO, Texas — As President Donald Trump travels to the border in Texas to make the case for his $5.7 billion wall ...

Texas Hill Country landowners fight Kinder Morgan pipeline - San Antonio Express-News
1/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Hill Country landowners fight Kinder Morgan pipeline    San Antonio Express-News FREDERICKSBURG — Hank Sauer reminisces about the 18 years he's owned these 45 acres a few miles south of Fredericksburg — hunting deer with his ...

How does the government use eminent domain to seize land from Texans? - The Texas Tribune
12/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
How does the government use eminent domain to seize land from Texans?    The Texas Tribune And should Texans expect to give up more of their property to the government as border wall and high-speed train projects move forward? by Kiah Collier Dec.

Dallas-Houston bullet train critics want to boost Texas oversight of eminent domain use - The Texas Tribune
12/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Dallas-Houston bullet train critics want to boost Texas oversight of eminent domain use    The Texas Tribune As private developer Texas Central moves ahead with plans to build what could be the country's first high-speed rail line, a handful of state lawmakers hope to ...

How Will US Eminent Domain Law Change During Texas Population and Economic Growth? | Texas Lawyer - Law.com
11/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
How Will US Eminent Domain Law Change During Texas Population and Economic Growth? | Texas Lawyer    Law.com In booming growing Texas an inherent tension exists between the government's need to build and expand public infrastructure and the need to protect…

Government ups ante in effort to seize La Lomita Mission land for Trump's border wall - Corpus Christi Caller-Times
11/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Government ups ante in effort to seize La Lomita Mission land for Trump's border wall    Corpus Christi Caller-Times The federal government is demanding "immediate possession" of the site of a historic South Texas mission for use in the planned wall along the border with ...

Catholic diocese fights to keep historic site from being used in Trump's border wall - USA TODAY
11/27/2018 3:00:00 AM
Catholic diocese fights to keep historic site from being used in Trump's border wall    USA TODAY The federal government is demanding "immediate possession" of the site of a historic South Texas mission for use in the planned wall along the border with ...

Kim Olson talks Ag Commissioner Sid Miller, eminent domain and internet access in rural Texas - The Texas Tribune
11/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Kim Olson talks Ag Commissioner Sid Miller, eminent domain and internet access in rural Texas    The Texas Tribune The Texas Tribune hosted a conversation with Kim Olson, the Democratic candidate for Texas agriculture commissioner. The discussion was moderated by ...

Cruz allies take aim at O'Rourke over eminent domain, father-in-law - The Texas Tribune
9/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Cruz allies take aim at O'Rourke over eminent domain, father-in-law    The Texas Tribune The Club for Growth, a national conservative group that recently announced plans for a seven-figure investment in the U.S. Senate race, is launching its opening ...

Breaking down eminent domain rules in Texas - KTRK-TV
2/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Breaking down eminent domain rules in Texas    KTRK-TV What are your rights when it comes to the government taking private property for public use?

Latest ruling on eminent domain eases fears of Texas pipeline builders - Dallas News
1/11/2017 3:00:00 AM
Latest ruling on eminent domain eases fears of Texas pipeline builders    Dallas News A 2011 Texas Supreme Court decision created new barriers for pipeline companies wanting to seize private property to build on. Last week, that same...

Lawmakers Mull Tweaks to Eminent Domain Law to Favor Landowners - Texas Tribune
3/29/2016 3:00:00 AM
Lawmakers Mull Tweaks to Eminent Domain Law to Favor Landowners    Texas Tribune State lawmakers are considering whether to tighten eminent domain laws to help landowners battling pipeline companies, electric utilities, public agencies or ...

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CLEAN WATER ACT: 'A Texas-sized development on top of the Continental Divide' - E&E News
7/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
CLEAN WATER ACT: 'A Texas-sized development on top of the Continental Divide'    E&E News RIO GRANDE NATIONAL FOREST, Colo. — Fights over a planned luxury resort in the network of babbling streams and spongy wetlands here have spanned 40 ...

6 Biggest Texas Supreme Court Cases Of 2019 - Law360
7/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
6 Biggest Texas Supreme Court Cases Of 2019    Law360 Law360 (July 3, 2019, 1:55 PM EDT) -- In its 2018-19 term, the Texas Supreme Court issued a seminal ruling on what it takes for attorneys to prove they can ...

The Magic of Dowsing Keeps Holding On - The Atlantic
6/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Magic of Dowsing Keeps Holding On    The Atlantic In West Texas, a century of scientific debunking hasn't convinced well-drillers to give up old beliefs.

Liberty County legislator Bailes has bills headed to governor’s desk - Chron
5/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Liberty County legislator Bailes has bills headed to governor’s desk    Chron In the waning hours of the 86th Regular Session of the Texas Legislature, a half dozen or so bills filed by State Rep. Ernest Bailes are headed to the governor's ...

How a sleepy Texas trust turned into Permian oil proxy war - Houston Chronicle
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
How a sleepy Texas trust turned into Permian oil proxy war    Houston Chronicle The Texas Pacific Land Trust, was formed in the late 19th century to hold and manage millions of acres left after a cross-country railroad went bust, has become ...

How a Sleepy Texas Trust Turned into a Permian Oil Proxy War - EnerCom Inc.
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
How a Sleepy Texas Trust Turned into a Permian Oil Proxy War    EnerCom Inc. The Texas Pacific Land Trust, which was formed in the late 19th century to hold and manage millions of acres, has become the focal point a land battle in the ...

For a Texas Ranching Family, Toxic Coal Ash Pollution Hits Home - Yale Environment 360
5/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
For a Texas Ranching Family, Toxic Coal Ash Pollution Hits Home    Yale Environment 360 A Texas family's ranch has been found to be one of the most contaminated coal ash sites in the country. Environmental groups say the pollution — and the ...

Congress, Look at Texas for the Facts on Fracking - RealClearEnergy
5/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Congress, Look at Texas for the Facts on Fracking    RealClearEnergy Yesterday, the House Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held a hearing to investigate whether oil and gas drilling causes water pollution.

For sale: Go inside 2 ranches in the Texas Panhandle - WFAA.com
5/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
For sale: Go inside 2 ranches in the Texas Panhandle    WFAA.com TEXAS, USA — Former public company CEO A. Malachi Mixon III is looking to part with two ranches along the east side of the Texas Panhandle. Mixon, who led ...

How Texas Pacific Land's Proxy Fight Made Me A Dissident - Seeking Alpha
5/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
How Texas Pacific Land's Proxy Fight Made Me A Dissident    Seeking Alpha A proxy battle has erupted over a rare opening for a trustee seat. Two sides have put forward a candidate, one backed by the trustees, and one backed by a ...

Texas Pacific Land Trust Addresses Numerous False and Misleading Statements by Dissident Nominee That Demonstrate Fundamental Misunderstanding of TPL's Business Model - Business Wire
4/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Pacific Land Trust Addresses Numerous False and Misleading Statements by Dissident Nominee That Demonstrate Fundamental Misunderstanding of TPL's Business Model    Business Wire Texas Pacific Land Trust (NYSE:TPL) (the “Trust”) today responded to several false or misleading statements recently made by dissident trustee nominee.

Texas Supreme Court uphold's mineral rights holders' interests in case against landowner - San Antonio Business Journal
4/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Supreme Court uphold's mineral rights holders' interests in case against landowner    San Antonio Business Journal The Texas Supreme Court ruled that a landowner violated the rights of mineral rights holders by refusing to consider leasing his land for drilling.

​Photos: Betting on more growth from the Permian Basin | Advocacy & Opinion - JWN
4/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
​Photos: Betting on more growth from the Permian Basin | Advocacy & Opinion    JWN When flying into the Midland airport in West Texas, there was no doubt that I had arrived in oil country...

University Lands to expand water services in the Permian Basin - Houston Chronicle
3/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
University Lands to expand water services in the Permian Basin    Houston Chronicle With water becoming almost as valuable as oil in the Permian Basin, the state's University Lands program is expanding its water services in the West Texas ...

Exxon, Chevron, And Texas Pacific Land: Titans Of The Permian - Seeking Alpha
3/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Exxon, Chevron, And Texas Pacific Land: Titans Of The Permian    Seeking Alpha Russia and Saudi Arabia each currently produce about 10 million barrels of oil per day. However, Russia's production is likely to decline as a result of failure.

Massive West Texas KC7 Ranch Will Sell Under "Stalking Horse Deal" Approved By United States Bankruptcy Court - PRNewswire
1/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Massive West Texas KC7 Ranch Will Sell Under "Stalking Horse Deal" Approved By United States Bankruptcy Court    PRNewswire DALLAS, Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Icon Global Group's Bernard Uechtritz announced today that the United States Bankruptcy Court in Ft. Worth approved...

Everything is big in Texas, including the price tag for this ranch - Star-Telegram
1/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Everything is big in Texas, including the price tag for this ranch    Star-Telegram A ranch in far West Texas once owned by a prominent Fort Worth oil and gas family has been tentatively sold for $32 million. El Paso oil and gas executive Paul ...

How West Texas Became Woodstock for Frackers - Texas Monthly
1/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
How West Texas Became Woodstock for Frackers    Texas Monthly A visit to Midland's “Woodstock for frackers” makes clear why West Texas is home to the hottest oil play in the world.

Texas Pacific Land Trust: A Different Approach - Seeking Alpha
12/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Texas Pacific Land Trust: A Different Approach    Seeking Alpha Texas Pacific Land Trust analysis tends to follow a simple pattern. I don't believe investors have rightly recognized how much the business model has changed ...

With oil’s help, University of Texas endowment hits $31 billion, passing Yale’s - Houston Chronicle
12/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
With oil’s help, University of Texas endowment hits $31 billion, passing Yale’s    Houston Chronicle Oil has been very good to university endowments in Texas. It was so good in the year through June 30 that the University of Texas saw the value of its ...

Texas Endowment at $31 Billion Passes Yale With Oil's Help - San Antonio Express-News
12/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Texas Endowment at $31 Billion Passes Yale With Oil's Help    San Antonio Express-News Oil has been very good to university endowments in Texas.

LAMAR SMITH: A ranch, an oil field, and a career colored by skepticism - E&E News
12/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
LAMAR SMITH: A ranch, an oil field, and a career colored by skepticism    E&E News PREMONT, Texas — Rep. Lamar Smith (R-Texas), a leading climate skeptic, is leaving Congress after earning between $1.2 million and $3.9 million in oil ...

Bankruptcy Forces 37000 Acre Texas Ranch Sale; Worth $52 Million - Drovers Magazine
10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Bankruptcy Forces 37000 Acre Texas Ranch Sale; Worth $52 Million    Drovers Magazine The KC7 Ranch in West Texas has been listed for sale which includes a 10000 square foot home and more than 37000 acres of range land.

United States Federal Bankruptcy Court Orders Massive West Texas Ranch Sold - PR Newswire
10/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
United States Federal Bankruptcy Court Orders Massive West Texas Ranch Sold    PR Newswire DALLAS/FORT WORTH and MIDLAND, Texas, Oct. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Bernard Uechtritz' Icon Global Group announced today an immediate call for ...

A Fort Worth family made millions in shale gas. Now a court wants their ranch sold - Star-Telegram
10/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
A Fort Worth family made millions in shale gas. Now a court wants their ranch sold    Star-Telegram A Fort Worth bankruptcy judge has ordered the sale of the KC7 Ranch in far west Texas. The 37000-acre spread owned by Fort Worth's Darden family has ...

As Oil and Gas Exports Surge, West Texas Becomes the World’s \'Extraction Colony\' - Governing
10/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
As Oil and Gas Exports Surge, West Texas Becomes the World’s \'Extraction Colony\'    Governing This boom is engulfing the rest of West Texas, too, extending to areas that drilling hasn't touched before. As communities welcome the jobs and the new ...

Mineral rights have modest Medicaid exemption - mySanAntonio.com
9/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Mineral rights have modest Medicaid exemption    mySanAntonio.com Dear Mr. Premack: I own mineral rights to Texas property but do not own the property itself. I'm 80 years old and may need to go in a Texas nursing home, ...

The Millennials Making Millions In Texas Oil - OilPrice.com
9/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
The Millennials Making Millions In Texas Oil    OilPrice.com A new generation is now moving in on the Permian with money on their minds, these ambitious millennials are set to make their mark on Texas' oil industry.

Meet the Shalennials: CEOs Under 40 Making Millions in Texas Oil - Bloomberg
9/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Meet the Shalennials: CEOs Under 40 Making Millions in Texas Oil    Bloomberg John Sellers and Cody Campbell are holding court one hot August evening in the corner of an oil-themed dive bar in Midland, Texas. After flying in on their ...

7 Texas Supreme Court Oil And Gas Cases To Watch - Law360
9/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
7 Texas Supreme Court Oil And Gas Cases To Watch    Law360 Law360 (September 7, 2018, 9:52 PM EDT) -- A $100 million showdown over insurance coverage related to the Deepwater Horizon disaster and a $535 million ...

Nearly 78,000 acres of Permian Basin leases up for bid - Houston Business Journal
8/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Nearly 78,000 acres of Permian Basin leases up for bid    Houston Business Journal A state agency that manages university-owned lands is placing tens of thousands of acres of oil leases in the Permian Basin and North Texas up for bid. Bids will ...

R. Scott Alagood: Landowners should expect visits from solar development companies - Denton Record Chronicle
8/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
R. Scott Alagood: Landowners should expect visits from solar development companies    Denton Record Chronicle Solar power is increasingly being used around the world. It is used to power homes, cars, planes, calculators and, in Texas, deer feeders.

Nearly 78,000 acres of Permian Basin oil leases going up for bid - San Antonio Business Journal
8/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Nearly 78,000 acres of Permian Basin oil leases going up for bid    San Antonio Business Journal A state agency that manages university-owned lands is placing tens of thousands of acres of oil leases in the Permian Basin and North Texas up for bid.

Largest water rights opportunity in Texas up for sale for $250M - AGDAILY
5/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Largest water rights opportunity in Texas up for sale for $250M    AGDAILY A 30,0000 acre ranch in Central Texas with unparalleled water rights and resources has hit the market for $250 million.

Foreclosure Included the Minerals Because the Documents Say So - JD Supra
4/24/2018 3:00:00 AM
Foreclosure Included the Minerals Because the Documents Say So    JD Supra In XTO Energy v. EOG Resources, a title dispute over the mineral estate in 1653 acres in Atascosa and McMullen counties, Texas, the loser tried both, to no ...

Updated Survey of Texas Law on Horizontal Drilling and Subsurface Trespass - Lexology
1/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Updated Survey of Texas Law on Horizontal Drilling and Subsurface Trespass    Lexology A trespass may be committed on, beneath or above the surface of the earth. While at one time it was feasible to think about trespass in terms of…

The Dark Bounty of Texas Oil - The New Yorker
12/25/2017 3:00:00 AM
The Dark Bounty of Texas Oil    The New Yorker For more than a century, the economic fortunes of Texas have depended on oil. The image of mighty geysers spewing depreciable assets out of the ground is ...

West Texas Property Sales Don’t Always Include the Wind Rights - Texas Monthly
12/14/2017 3:00:00 AM
West Texas Property Sales Don’t Always Include the Wind Rights    Texas Monthly As wind energy takes a central role in the Texas grid, ”wind rights” are the new mineral rights.

Texas Landowners Take The Wind Out Of Their Sales - KUT
12/11/2017 3:00:00 AM
Texas Landowners Take The Wind Out Of Their Sales    KUT Trey Murphy is a grad student in North Carolina, but he has dreams of owning land in West Texas. A few months ago, he was looking at real estate online and.

Pipeline company and coal mine brawl over South Texas ranch - San Antonio Express-News
10/20/2017 3:00:00 AM
Pipeline company and coal mine brawl over South Texas ranch    San Antonio Express-News TILDEN — Where high-game fences encircle semi-arid South Texas ranches with views extending forever over a low mesquite treeline, there's a strange battle ...

Can a Lease Survive Foreclosure? | Locke Lord LLP - JD Supra
10/4/2017 3:00:00 AM
Can a Lease Survive Foreclosure? | Locke Lord LLP    JD Supra Two recent federal foreclosure cases applied Texas law and one highlighted a fact situation that may involve a new (2015) statute. In Arbuckle v. Chesapeake ...

Study of oil and gas drilling finds pollution and connections to earthquakes - Houston Chronicle
6/19/2017 3:00:00 AM
Study of oil and gas drilling finds pollution and connections to earthquakes    Houston Chronicle Oil and gas drilling in Texas shale plays pollutes the air, erodes soil and contaminates water, while the disposal of millions of gallons of wastewater causes ...

Texas Subsurface Trespass Law Clarified | Gray Reed & McGraw - JD Supra
5/23/2017 3:00:00 AM
Texas Subsurface Trespass Law Clarified | Gray Reed & McGraw    JD Supra We know that in Texas the mineral owner has the right to explore for and produce the minerals. What does that leave for the surface owner? In Lightning Oil ...

Fight brewing between Texas mineral owners, oil and gas industry - San Antonio Express-News
10/23/2016 3:00:00 AM
Fight brewing between Texas mineral owners, oil and gas industry    San Antonio Express-News Texas mineral owners expect to face off against the oil and gas industry over property rights in the 2017 legislative session.

A New Solar Rush Creates Legal Minefield for Landowners - The Texas Observer
10/4/2016 3:00:00 AM
A New Solar Rush Creates Legal Minefield for Landowners    The Texas Observer The dust has largely settled when it comes to oil and gas rights, but landowners tempted by solar power leases may have to give up more than they realize.

Lawyers Say Ruling Bad For Landowners - The Texas Tribune
6/4/2016 3:00:00 AM
Lawyers Say Ruling Bad For Landowners    The Texas Tribune A recent Texas Supreme Court ruling favoring a South Plains ranch was described by some as a major win for private property rights, but others painted it as ...

Texas Supreme Court Extends Accommodation Doctrine to Groundwater - Lexology
6/3/2016 3:00:00 AM
Texas Supreme Court Extends Accommodation Doctrine to Groundwater    Lexology Alert On May 27, 2016, the Supreme Court of Texas issued an opinion extending the accommodation doctrine to groundwater owners. This opinion could…

In Weighty Water Ruling, Texas' High Court Backs Landowner - The Texas Tribune
5/27/2016 3:00:00 AM
In Weighty Water Ruling, Texas' High Court Backs Landowner    The Texas Tribune The Texas Supreme Court has strengthened protections for landowners who don't have rights to the water underneath their property. by Kiah Collier May 27, ...

High Court Might Clarify Water and Surface Rights - Texas Tribune
10/14/2015 3:00:00 AM
High Court Might Clarify Water and Surface Rights    Texas Tribune With developers, water marketers and others gobbling up acreage to secure groundwater rights, the state's highest civil court is set to consider what rights ...

West Texas Oil Drilling Frustrates Some Farmers - Texas Tribune
10/31/2014 3:00:00 AM
West Texas Oil Drilling Frustrates Some Farmers    Texas Tribune While many rural communities have eagerly welcomed Texas' drilling boom, most of Glasscock County's 1251 residents would have been happier if the drillers ...

Mineral rights below get top billing in land sales - San Antonio Express
6/21/2013 3:00:00 AM
Mineral rights below get top billing in land sales    San Antonio Express Mineral rights below get top billing in land sales Not long ago you could buy as much ranch land as you wanted in South Texas, with the mineral rights to boot.

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Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute supporting National Pollinator Week - AgriLife Today
6/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute supporting National Pollinator Week    AgriLife Today National Pollinator Week is June 17-23, and the Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute and others continue efforts to promote pollinator populations.

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