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Texas Wildife Association

Thursday, July 7th, 2011

Lengthy drought takes toll on Texas wildlife

Texas is now nine months into one of the worst droughts in recorded state history, and it shows no signs of abating. That's bad news for city dwellers who must use ever less water for their lawns, but it's worse for many wildlife and fish, which find their habitats drying up.