Who’s that Lady?

Tom Wagner | Biologist | Rockport Marine Lab
Have you ever cast out into the flats or surf, felt a hard tug followed by a thrashing of water,...

Scuttlebutt at the Boat Ramp

Danielle deVacque | TP&W Intern | Upper Laguna Madre Lab
Like many of you, in the summer of 2016, I spent a lot of time enjoying the great outdoors at...

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...