THE MEADOWS FOUNDATION SUPPORTS BRI WITH A $100,000 GRANT FOR RESPECT BIG BEND EFFORT READ ARTICLE Photo courtesy of Bill Broyles SAVING WORKING LANDS WORKSHOP PREPS WEST TEXAS LANDOWNERS FOR ENERGY DEVELOPMENT READ ARTICLE Photo courtesy of Ben Masters PERMIAN BASIN AREA FOUNDATION SUPPORTS RESPECT BIG BEND $300K Grant for Respect Big Bend Initiative Supports Stakeholder Engagement READ ARTICLE Photo courtesy of Dana Jones COALITION FORMS TO ADDRESS ENERGY DEVELOPMENT Billy Tarrant joins BRI to support Respect Big Bend Coalition READ ARTICLE Photo courtesy of Michael Gray CONSERVATION BIOLOGY CHAIR ENDOWED BY DAVIDSON FOUNDATION Dr. Patricia Moody Harveson named as new chair READ ARTICLE Photo courtesy of Michael Gray NFWF AWARDS $250,000 GRANT FOR GRASSLAND PROJECT Grassland habitat enhancement in the Marfa Plateau and Marathon Basin READ ARTICLE



Residents of West Texas are invited to attend a free webinar on Oct. 22 from 6:30-7:30 pm. “Conservation Values and Strategies for the Last Frontier” will feature a discussion about how the greater Big Bend area is special from both a natural resource and cultural value standpoint and what strategies … Read More


The Trans-Pecos region of Texas has four species of quail: the scaled quail, Gambel’s quail, Montezuma (Mearns) quail, and northern bobwhite. Currently, little research regarding parasites has been conducted in the Trans-Pecos; however, it is thought that parasites could be influencing range, health, reproduction, and survival of scaled quail, Gambel’s … Read More


She didn’t realize it at the time, but Kelley Wood has been charting her career course since she was a little girl. She grew up on a farm outside of Victoria, Texas and raised livestock through her school’s 4-H program. Her family also participated in a wildlife habitat evaluation project … Read More