Taking a journey through local outdoor adventures

Oct 23, 2014

Flight of the Monarchs in Texas in Jeopardy

Flight of the Monarchs in Texas in Jeopardy

As monarch butterflies make their way south through Texas this month, there's even more concern about where they spend their summers.

Oct 22, 2014

Pond Liners Used Against Zebra Mussels

Pond Liners Used Against Zebra Mussels

Pond liners are being used to try to stop zebra mussels from spreading at a Central Texas lake that supplies water to Waco.

Sep 16, 2014

Hunting Startles Some in Fort Worth

Hunting Startles Some in Fort Worth

More than two weeks into dove season in North Texas, people in one area are hearing about it in an unexpected way.

Sep 11, 2014

Gulf of Mexico to Get Another Artificial Reef

Gulf of Mexico to Get Another Artificial Reef

The Gulf of Mexico will be getting another artificial reef as a retired Japanese-built freighter makes its way to a site off Texas.

Sep 10, 2014

Dallas to Boost Safety on Hike-and-Bike Trails

Dallas to Boost Safety on Hike-and-Bike Trails

Safety upgrades are coming to 70 potentially hazardous spots in Dallas where hike-and-bike trails cross streets.

Sep 1, 2014

Dove Season Opens Labor Day

Dove Season Opens Labor Day

Labor Day is also the first day of dove hunting season in Texas.

Aug 30, 2014

Sesame Catching on in Southeast US Farms

Sesame Catching on in Southeast US Farms

Sesame is gaining a foothold in parts of the southeast United States, where cotton has long been king, as farmers take advantage of its drought tolerance and a recently developed trait that lets them bring it in...

Aug 27, 2014

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

At first glance, they may look harmless. But the fat, furry caterpillars known as puss, or asp, caterpillars commonly found in North Texas come with a warning: their fur is venomous.

Aug 28, 2014

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

Venomous Caterpillar Encounters on the Rise

At first glance, they may look harmless. But the fat, furry caterpillars known as puss, or asp, caterpillars commonly found in North Texas come with a warning: their fur is venomous.

Aug 13, 2014

Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale This Week

Hunting, Fishing Licenses on Sale This Week

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says hunting and fishing licenses for the 2014-15 seasons will go on sale Friday.

Top Stories
Chase Ends in Crash With FW SWAT

Chase Ends in Crash With FW SWAT

Breaking news from NBC 5. A two-and-a-half hour police chase has ended in a crash with Fort Worth SWAT in Arlington.

Parker County Urges Evacuations Along Brazos

Parker County Urges Evacuations Along Brazos

Parker County officials are asking residents in flood prone areas near the Brazos River to voluntarily evacuate before the river crests overnight.

Teen Screams, Fights Off Attacker in Dallas

Teen Screams, Fights Off Attacker in Dallas

Dallas police are looking for the man who grabbed and tried to abduct a 17-year-old girl as she walked to school Tuesday morning.

Midlothian Dam Considered Stable After Breach Warning

Midlothian Dam Considered Stable After Breach Warning

After warning Grand Prairie and Midlothian residents about a possible dam breach that could cause flooding near U.S. 287, authorities say they think the dam is fine.

FIFA Officials Indicted in 24-Year Bribery Scheme

FIFA Officials Indicted in 24-Year Bribery Scheme

Nine FIFA officials and five other corporate executives have been indicted on racketeering, conspiracy and corruption charges linked to the organization's oversight of the World Cup and other international...

Electrical Failure Delays Flights at Love Field

Electrical Failure Delays Flights at Love Field

Dallas Love Field says an electrical failure in the terminal created delays in the ticketing wing and baggage processing Wednesday.