Category Archives: Conservation

Fall is upon once again…

The seasons come and go, and fall is finally back here at Rancho Las Norias in south Texas with its beautiful sunsets. Temperatures are currently registering around 10 degrees above normal for this time of year, but we gladly welcome … Continue reading

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What happens to the good, hard-earned money you pay to the state to hunt here in Texas?

Ever wonder what happens to the money you spend on hunting license fees here in Texas? It obviously goes to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD), but how do the monies actually get used and divvied up among the … Continue reading

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When hunting, keep the tradition alive and leave no trace behind

Say the word “conservationist” and most people automatically associate it with the typical outdoor types: hikers, cyclists, climbers, birders…Hunters rarely make the mainstream list. (Unless of course you’re a hunter, then it’s at the very top.) Yet hunters have a … Continue reading

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An African hunt in Texas: The wildebeest, a lion’s feast

Rest assured we don’t have any lions out here at Rancho Las Norias, but we do have a growing herd of wildebeests that go about their day snorting and shuffling through our fields of native grasslands. The wildebeest, a member … Continue reading

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Dove season is less than a month away in South Texas

We’ve got an inkling that we’re in for a pretty good dove season this year here in south Texas and the guys over at the Star-Telegram out in Fort Wort,TX seem to agree with us. We might be living through … Continue reading

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Current 2010-2011 hunting licenses expire today in Texas

With dove and whitetail season just around the corner, it’s time to get your new 2011-2012 hunting license from the Texas Parks & Wildlife Department if you haven’t already done so. Current 2010-2011 hunting licenses expire today, Aug. 31, and … Continue reading

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Just posted: New photo gallery of recent hunts

Check out some of our happy hunters in this new photo gallery we just posted. We’re still collecting photos so check back often because we’ll be adding to the collection as new photos continue to come in and as the … Continue reading

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