Spotted Seatrout of Sabine Lake

Sabine Lake Marine Lab | Port Arthur
Along the Texas coast, spotted seatrout, Cynoscion nebulosus, are arguably the most highly sought after game fish, and the anglers...

Is That a Hatchery Fish?

Ashley Fincannon | Hatchery Manager, CCA Marine Development Center
While fishing in Texas bays you may hear an angler say about a catch, “That’s a hatchery fish.”Not to spoil...

Release the Kraken!

Jill Thompson-Grim and Chris Ledford
The latest Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) artificial reef ship project happened earlier this year.The Kraken was released on...

Restoration on Dickinson Bayou

Dr. Jan Culbertson | Natural Resources Specialist, Coastal Fisheries Division | Dickinson Marine Lab
This story begins in Dickinson Bayou, a water quality impaired watershed, located along the upper Texas coast within the Galveston...

Shoal Grass – A Texas Underwater Treasure

Nathan Kuhn | Ecosystem Resources Program | Austin Team Leader | Coastal Fisheries Division
The next time you’re wading or paddling through your favorite fishing spot along the Texas coast, take a closer look...