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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Explore Campion Trail at Night

Night sky with crescent moon.

Explore the nighttime world of animals of Campion Trail with native species experts and learn more about the sights, smells and sounds of nature at night 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 25. Night hikers are invited to challenge their skills in spotting signs of animal l...

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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Steps to a “Greener” Car

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It doesn’t matter if the car you’re driving is new or old, big or small. There are preventive maintenance steps every vehicle owner can take to make sure their car is as “green” or environmentally friendly as possible, according to the Car Care Council.

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Posted on: December 28, 2018

Tips for Taking a Winter Vacation from Irrigation

Winter Irrigation

In preparation for cooler temperatures, the Water Utilities Department provides tips for winter lawn care. 

As turf becomes dormant – changing from spring green to fall beige – it is a sign to take a break from weekly watering. Trees, shrubs and d...

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Posted on: November 14, 2018

Winter Lawn Care: Rest and Refuel Your Lawn

Dormant lawns are actually getting ready for the warmer weather to come and are healthier when allowed to get the necessary rest and refueling.

Texans love lush, green lawns that provide beautiful summer color. Of course, that pretty green grass stays thirsty, but lawn needs change dramatically when the weather cools down from November through March. Dormant (beige) lawns are actually getting rea...

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