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Monday, September 14th, 2015

Behold: More stunning Texas Hill Country photos that resist description

The Hill Country Alliance’s annual photo contest attempts to bridge the disconnect between abstract ideals of environmental conservation and the very real consequences of failing to achieve those goals.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

International group to gather under Dripping Springs’ ‘dark sky’

The first city in Texas designated as an official “Dark Sky Community” will play host on Friday, Aug. 15 to the International Dark-Sky Association’s annual conference.