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How To Prevent Oak Wilt

Oak wilt is a fungal disease that affects oak trees. It is caused by the fungus Ceratocystis fagacearum, which is spread by sap beetles. The

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The Fetterman Massacre

In December 1866, during Red Cloud’s War, a group of Lakota, Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes joined forces and clashed with a detachment of the United

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The Shot that Changed the West

The Second Battle of Adobe Walls   The Battle of Adobe Walls was a battle fought on June 27, 1874, between Comanche and Kiowa warriors

Wildlife Management
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When Do Most Deer Shed Their Antlers?

When Do Most Deer Shed Their Antlers?   Deer shed their antlers when their testosterone falls after mating, also known as their rut. This hormone

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What is the Flood Risk?

What is the Flood Risk? There’s a saying: where it can rain, it can flood. So for homebuyers, the question shouldn’t be, “can my house

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Super Pigs

Super Pigs   Super pigs, pigs, swine, hogs, boars – whichever name you give them, these omnivores are poised to wreak havoc on the environment

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Water Information for Landowners

The following websites are resources related to water for landowners:   DROUGHT INFORMATION: The website https://www.drought.gov/states/texas provides up-to-date information on drought conditions in Texas, including temperature and

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Comanche Chief Iron Jacket

Comanche Chief Iron Jacket   Iron Jacket, also known as Puhihwikwasu’u, was a Comanche chief and medicine man who lived in the late 18th and

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The Largest Contiguous Ranches in the US

Discovering Vermejo and the Waggoner Ranch, the largest contiguous ranches in the US   Are you a nature lover looking for a unique and unforgettable

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Elk in Texas

Elk In Texas: Really?   Elk Originally Inhabited Texas: The majestic elk, also known as Cervus canadensis, is a popular species that roams across North