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Two Texas universities are partnering with state and federal agencies to study the transboundary movements of black bears and mountain lions along the U.S.-Mexico border in southwest Texas.
November 13, 2023Shawna Graves


Learn about quail research in the Trans-Pecos from Dr. Ryan S. Luna, the Sul Ross State University Department Chair of Natural Sciences and the Borderlands Research Institute Kelly R. Thompson Professor of Quail Research.
March 20, 2023Shawna Graves


Black bears have made a comeback to the Trans-Pecos. Learn about this interesting animal and the ways to prevent negative encounters in this episode of Nature Notes, featuring Texas Parks and Wildlife Department biologists Krysta Demere and Michael Janis. The Trans-Pecos Wildlife Conference, co-hosted by the Borderlands Research Institute, Texas ... Read More
July 28, 2022Shawna Graves


Barbara Sugarman grew up in sunny San Diego and spent as much time outdoors as she could on the public land trail system adjacent to her neighborhood...
April 15, 2019Patricia Harveson


The Borderlands Research Institute (BRI) at Sul Ross State University is pleased to announce the largest philanthropic gift in its 10-year history. The $1.5 million gift will fund a new Nau Endowed Chair in Habitat Research and Management at BRI...
April 23, 2018Patricia Harveson


Join us at the historic Cibolo Creek Ranch Jan. 19-21, 2018 for an educational and fun-filled weekend that will benefit BRI! Cibolo Creek Ranch, located 33 miles south of Marfa, is the premier resort of West Texas...
December 1, 2017Patricia Harveson