Woodlands Trail Closure
The Woodlands Trail in the Big Sandy Creek Unit will be closed August 19-29 and September 2-12, 2014, while park staff and an AmeriCorps crew apply herbicide to trifoliate orange, an invasive non-native shrub that has become problematic in that area.
Nature & Science
Trees, shrubs, and vines found in Big Thicket National Preserve
Wildflowers found in Big Thicket National Preserve
Did You Know?
Fire is an important natural process in Big Thicket and is used by park rangers to maintain the health of the ecosystem.