We're launching a new series by Dallas-based writer Amy Martin. She'll be your guide to the natural landscapes that surround the Metroplex through public land conservation. 

Jan. 13, 2014

 

The Dallas Trekkers gather around their commemorative brick at White Rock Lake, where they walk every Sunday.

Photos courtesy of the Dallas Trekkers.

Dec. 31, 2013


Oak Cliff resident and bicycle enthusiast
Joel Quintans takes a break at Rusty Tacos.


The National Audubon Society’s Christmas Bird Count is held
Dec. 14-Jan. 5.  
Find a local count to participate in during the holidays.

Photo courtesy of the National Audubon Society

 

Earth Day Dallas recently announced it's now 
Earth Day Texas.

Photos courtesy of Earth Day Texas.

Nov. 19, 2013








Oct. 28, 2013

Designer Dorris Bogus wants her activewear to be stylish but she also caters to active and eco-conscious women by offering green options.

By Julie Thibodeaux

A coalition of supporters is lobbying to keep a little bit of country in the city. Merriwood Ranch is a horse riding facility and summer camp in Garland that’s been in operation since 1956. The 28-acre property was put up for sale this year by heirs after the owner and founder of Merriwood died last year. A developer has purchased the property and wants to build about 40 homes on the land. 

'Citizen scientists' can help bird research

By Robin Sowton  GSDFW Archive first published May 2, 2011     
According to the National Audubon Society, the 20 birds that are on the national 'Common Birds in Decline' list lost at least half their populations in just four decades.

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