We may be in the midst of drought, but that doesn't mean our lawns, gardens and landscapes must wither and die. There are many ways to exercize that green thumb while conserving our precious water supply. For more information, please click here.
DROUGHT MAY BRING OUT UNINVITED SLITHERING GUESTS When the weather turns hot and dry, Texas snakes go on the prowl for water, food and the company of others of their kind. With the potential for worsening drought this summer, people may find these unwanted guests in unexpected places. For more, click here.
BOATER SAFETY COURSE:AN INEXPENSIVE LIFE SAVER
When you think of being safe on the water, you may think of life jackets, fire extinguishers, and first aid kits. But have you considered a safety course? The US Coast Guard reports that in more than three-quarters of 2011 boating deaths, the operator had no boating instruction. Boater safety courses are offered at all three BRA reservoirs this year. For more, click here.