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Big Woods is 2015 Leopold Conservation Award Winner

Date: 05/28/15

The Leopold Conservation Award winner for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department's 2015 Lone Star Land Steward awards is The BigWoods on the Trinity, Anderson County, Texas, managed by Dr. Robert McFarlane. Dr. McFarlane has worked hard to show that you can manage East Texas bottomland hardwoods as a business and for wildlife conservation.  Steering Committee members will have the opportunity to meet Dr. McFarlane in person on the field trip to the Big Woods.  

View the 4-minute video commemorating Dr. McFarlane’s accomplishment at The Big Woods.