Game Warden Field Notes 12/1/16

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. A Sobering Situation The duties of a Texas game warden don’t always involve illegal acts in the field. While on patrol in Del Rio, a Val Verde County game warden took quick...

Game Warden Field Notes 10/20/16

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Up a Creek A Hunt County game warden responded to an emergency phone call from a woman in Delta County who said that her 85-year-old mother had driven an ATV off a steep...

Game Warden Field Notes 7/21/16

July 4th Weekend Keeps Wardens Busy Texas Game Wardens had their hands full over the Fourth of July holiday weekend as heightened water recreation participation across the state led to numerous calls for assistance. In all, wardens responded to 12 drowning fatalities and two near...

Game Warden Field Notes 3/10/16

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Better Safe than Sorry As a Val Verde County game warden ate a late lunch at a boat ramp on Lake Amistad, he was approached by two men wearing camouflage and waders. The...

Game Warden Field Notes 2/17/16

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Too Many to Count Two Val Verde County game wardens were checking hunting camps when they discovered a hunting party had taken too many deer. To keep up with the growing list...

Game Warden Field – 12/10/15

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Working on Our Way Home As two Bowie County game wardens were on their way home just after midnight, they saw a man staggering down the street. The wardens watched the man...

Game Warden Field Notes 3/4/15

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Daffy Duck Hunters An Upshur County game warden and a Wood County game warden investigated an anonymous tip about two duck hunters shooting a 10-man limit of ducks at an...

Game Warden Field Notes – 2/17/15

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Duck, Duck, Goose A Titus County game warden responded to a trespassing complaint claiming someone was shooting Canada geese and leaving them to waste near Naples in Morris...

Game Warden Field Notes 1/22/15

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Drunk in Love While patrolling near the Trinity River in Walker County, the local game warden stopped a vehicle for failing to maintain a single lane of traffic. When the...

Game Warden Field Notes 1/14/15

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports. Going Through a Rough Patch After a couple flipped their boat in a swift water section of the Colorado River, they borrowed a phone from some passing kayakers and called a...
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