Game Wardens Field Notes and More Print
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Sunday, 12 January 2014 16:21

Game Wardens Field Notes and More

warden helps infant and mother from boatThe game warden force of Texas Parks and Wildlife has enhanced its important role in maintaining the state’s maritime security by become only the fourth state conservation law enforcement agency to be accredited by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) Boat Operations and Training (BOAT) Program. Read more in this news story.

“For over 100 years, the TPWD game wardens have patrolled the land and waterways of our great state, protecting public safety and preserving our natural resources,” Gov. Rick Perry said. “They have set the gold standard for maritime operations, and this accreditation affirms their role as one of the nation’s elite law enforcement and emergency response operations.”

It's all in a day's work. In this video news story they rescue a mom and baby near Austin after the October 31 flood. Read Game Wardens Field Notes October and November issues to keep up with their work protecting people and wildlife in the Texas outdoors.