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Working Lands for Wildlife

Information on Texas Wildlife, the NRCS Working Lands for Wildlife Program, Native and Invasive plant and animal species including info on: Native Species, Game and Non-game Wildlife, Federally Listed Species, Species of Special Concern, Non-native Wildlife and invasive species.

Alternative Energy and Green Building Resources

Alternative and Clean Energy Information, Best Management Practices, Energy Saving Products, and Local Professionals to help with your Green Building and Renewable / Alternative Energy Goals.

Carbon Sequestration

Information on Conservation Markets, Carbon Credits, Mitigation Banking and the resources and professionals to help.

Conservation Tools

Information on Conservation Markets, Carbon Credits, Mitigation Banking and the resources and professionals to help.

Crop Production

Information, Best Management Practices and Resources to help you conserve your farm and pass it on to your family. Also we have information on Agritourism, Organic Certification, and Beginning Farmers.

Federal and State Conservation Programs

Find grant and assistance programs, Extensions, and Resource Conservation Districts to help achieve your conservation goals.


Forest information, Best Management Practices, and resources on; Carbon Sequestration, Fire Management, and Forestry Management.

Oil and Gas Resources

Information on: Eminent Domain, Mineral Leases, Mineral Rights, Surface Use Agreements and Voluntary Conservation Practices for Oil and Gas Development.

Outdoor Recreation

Information and resources on: Cultural Tourism (history and culture), Nature-Based Tourism, Hunting & Fishing, and River Recreation.

Prescribed Fire

Information and resources on Prescribed Burning, Wildfire Preparation including; Firewise Communities, Laws and Regulations, Expert Assistance, and Education.

Tax and Estate Planning

Tax and Estate information and resources on: Succession Planning, Conservation Easements, Texas Appraisal Districts, Agricultural Tax Valuation for Wildlife & Native Plants Management.

Water Resources

Information and resources on: Irrigation, Surface Water Laws Rights and Appropriations, Groundwater, Livestock Watering, Water for Wildlife and Native Plants.


Half-Earth Day EarthX Conservation Conference Half-Earth Day Conservation Conference will focus on The Role of Private Lands in Texas. This event brings together people from around the world and across disciplines to share their unique perspectives and thought leadership on how we can work together to achieve the goal of Half-Earth and ensure the health of our planet for future generations. Thursday, October 22nd – 9:00am – 4:00pm CT Old Parkland Dallas, TX For more information contact: Terry Beck - (817) 999-4893