Parks, wildlife

Armadillos became an official state mascot in 1995 but they first gained notoriety in a 1973 country song.

The city is hiring a contractor to mulch up to 50 acres of privet at the 220-acre Tandy Hills Natural Area in February.

The deadline to apply for the Bring Back the Monarchs to Texas grant is Feb. 1.

The Native Prairies Association of Texas event was held in Flower Mound last month.

How you can help to restore Texas to its native state with a pocket prairie.

Real bats are beneficial to North Texas.

DFW Discovery Trail is the new name for the 60-mile regional trail.

Fort Worth recently joined a park equity accelerator, a Trust for Public Land initiative.

The emerald ash borer has been spotted in Dallas, Tarrant, Parker and Wise counties.

The Recovering America’s Wildlife Act would send $50 million to Texas each year to help species on the brink.