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



POSTPONED. Please note that the March 18 seminar described in the news release below that was issued on March 9 has been postponed. We will update you when the postponed seminar is re-scheduled.


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


Childhood visits to Texas state parks led Rachel Bittner to choose an education and a career path involving wildlife. “My parents started taking me camping before I could walk,” said Rachel. “We camped and hiked and fished in state parks across Texas. I learned to love nature, wildlife and the … Read More