• Birder on Village Creek Bridge in Turkey Creek Unit

    Big Thicket

    National Preserve Texas

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  • 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.

Event Details

  • 12/22/2012

    Location: Tyler and Jasper Counties Time: 6:30 AM to 5:30 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: John Whittle Contact Email: Johnawhittle@aol.com Contact Phone Number: (409) 722-4193

Birders of all skill levels are invited to participate in this bird count in Tyler and Jasper Counties. This bird count includes the Beech Creek Unit of the Preserve, as well as Steinhagen Lake and Martin Dies, Jr., State Park. Meet at 6:30 am at the Corps of Engineers Picnic Area on FM 92 immediately north of the intersection with FM 1746 in Town Bluff. Bring binoculars, a bird guide, water, and lunch.