Texas Commemorates National Hunting and Fishing Day this Saturday, Sept. 23

Dove Hunting is well underway…Coltyn LaFond, 11, with all the luck at The Downing Farm in Devine, Tx .

AUSTIN – Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) is encouraging Texans to bring their family and friend into the outdoors to celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday. National Hunting and Fishing Day, celebrated on the fourth Saturday of every September, recognizes hunters and anglers for their contributions and leadership to wildlife and conservation.

TPWD also offers mentored hunting workshops to introduce new hunters to the experience and teach needed skills. The Hunting for Beginners webpage also offers a wealth of information.
Texans who want to learn to fish can also find many resources on the TPWD Fishing for Beginners webpage.