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Summer Travel Guide to Take Care of Texas

Texas has many adventures to offer the summer traveler. You can explore her natural beauty, attend exciting events, ride adrenaline pumping rollercoasters, eat delicious food, and so much more. But, while you’re having fun in the summer sun, don’t forget to do your part to save water and energy, and reduce waste. Check out our latest guide on how to Take Care of Texas during your summer expeditions.

Summer Travel Guide

Take the Pledge

Dip a Paddle in the Water

Man on a Kayak

Texans have a special connection to the great outdoors. During the summer heat, however, it can be tempting to hide out in the air conditioning. Instead of heading indoors for those long, hot months, try enjoying nature from the seat of a canoe or kayak. Whether you’re a newbie to the water or you’re ready for a major backcountry adventure, the resources in this article will help you plan your summer paddle.

Plan Your Paddle

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Texas Environmental Excellence Awards

Texas Environmental Excellence Awards

The Texas Environmental Excellence Awards is an annual awards program that honors Texans' achievements in environmental protection. There are nine award categories that honor the environmental projects of citizens, communities, businesses, and organizations. Learn about this year's winners.

2018 Winners