Exploring Nature

Featured Environmental Studies

Meadows Center for Water and the Environment

The Meadows Center gives campers a rare opportunity to see underwater life from a glass-bottomed boat. Other programs include paddling tours and interpreter-led environmental science field trips. 201 San Marcos Springs Dr., San Marcos, TX 78666. Hays County. Tel: 512-245-7540. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Aransas National WIldlife Refuge

P.O. Box 100, Austwell, TX 77950. 361-286-3559. Seven mile walking trails, observation tower with views of birds, reptiles, and plants. Fee.

Barton Warnock Visitor Center

HC 70, P.O. Box 375, Terlingua, TX 79852. 432-424-3327. An environmental learning center with a focus on the history of geology, culture, and how humans adapted to their changes. Fee.

Sabal Palm Audubon Center and Sanctuary

8400 Southmost Rd., Brownsville, TX 78521. 956-541-8034. Visit a sanctuary of plants and animals, 3 miles of nature trails, and a observation area with tours. Fee.