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May 15, 2015
Hike Big Thicket National Preserve this Memorial Day Weekend
Explore the Kirby Nature Trail and Sandhill Loop Trail on a 4.5-mile ranger-led hike.

May 05, 2015
Science Cafe: Effects of Salinity on Amphibians in the Big Thicket
Amphibians are particularly vulnerable to increased water saline levels, due to their porous skin. Researchers with the USGS are studying the effects of salinity on amphibian distribution and abundance in coastal wetland ecosystems of Big Thicket National Preserve.

April 25, 2015
Tourism to Big Thicket National Preserve Creates Local Economic Benefits
Over 100,000 people visit Big Thicket National Preserve each year, and their spending supports a number of jobs in the local area.

April 24, 2015
National Park Week 2015 Encourages Everyone to "Find Your Park"
Big Thicket National Preserve joins parks, programs, and partners to participate in the "Find Your Park" campaign.

April 24, 2015
Trail Work on the Sundew Trail
Big Thicket National Preserve is replacing old boardwalks on the outer loop of the Sundew Trail to make the trail safer and more accessible.

April 22, 2015
Big Thicket Recruits Local Teacher for Summer Opportunity
Big Thicket National Preserve is recruiting for a local teacher for the Teacher Ranger Teacher program.

April 11, 2015
Celebrate Centennial Week April 18-26
Big Thicket National Preserve invites the public to kick off National Park Week at a ranger-led program on April 18.

February 20, 2015
Big Thicket Fire Management Program Recognized for Excellence
Big Thicket National Preserve Fire Management team receives award.

February 03, 2015
Budget Request Supports NPS Centennial
The president's 2016 budget request includes additional funding to support the National Park Service's mission of conservation, preservation, and recreation, as well as engage the public in celebrating the agency's 100-year anniversary.

 

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