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Conservation Matters is published by the Texas Water Resources Institute and the Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute
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TWRI receives outstanding rating
The Texas Water Resources Institute was recently rated as outstanding by the U.S. Geological Survey in the federal agency’s multiyear review of the institute. Read more.  
NRI launches new screening tool for wind energy developers and military
The Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute, in collaboration with the Texas Military Preparedness Commission within the Office of the Governor, Department of Defense Office of Economic Adjustment, and with input from the American Wind Energy Association, launched the Texas Early Notification Tool. Read more.
Recipients of Water Seed Grant Initiative announced
Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station have selected seven multidisciplinary teams as recipients of the FY2020-21 Water Seed Grant Initiative. Read more.  
Now published: Status Update and Trends of Texas Working Lands 1997-2017
Published in December 2019, the latest Texas Land Trends report allows us to examine new patterns and identify trends following the release of the Census of Agriculture datasets by the U.S. Department of Agriculture National Agricultural Statistics Service. Read more.
FY2020 USGS 104G Water Resources National Competitive Grant announced
The Texas Water Resources Institute announces the release of the Request for Proposals for the FY 2020 National Competitive Grant Program by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the National Institutes for Water Resources. Read more.
Take the Quail Plant of the Week: Grasses quiz!
Test your knowledge of the crucial species of vegetation for quail in Texas, starting here with grasses. Read more.
Mills Scholarship awarded to four TAMU students
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Texas Quail Index 2019 Summary
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Program Spotlight: Mills Scholarship Program
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ICYMI: Dallas Center program spotlight
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txH2O highlight: The key to perfecting water reuse?
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Texas Water Journal publishes final article in Volume 10
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February 12, Beaumont
Urban Stream Processes and Restoration Training,
March 18, Austin
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TWRI and NRI work together to foster and communicate research and educational outreach programs focused on water and natural resources science and management issues in Texas and beyond. TWRI and NRI are part of Texas A&M AgriLife Research, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University.

Conservation Matters publishes timely information about water and natural resources news and research at universities and organizations in Texas. If you have information for possible inclusion in Conservation Matters, please contact Kathy Wythe at kwythe@tamu.eduAll submissions may be edited for grammar and style.

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