Land and Water Resources Conservation and Recreation Plan – A document that lays out TPWD’s strategic vision for the future of Texas lands. Includes information on TPWD’s management of public lands and cooperation with private landowners (2010).
World Class Parks – A report developed by Environment Texas discussing steps Texas can take to improve its existing park system (2007).
Texas Parks an Wildlife for the 21st Century – A report developed by Texas Tech University analyzing the state of parks in Texas and making recommendations for the future (2001).
Parkland and Open Space in the Texas Hill Country – A report by Texas Center for Policy Studies (2001).
Open Space Report – A report from the Austin Chamber of Commerce on open space in Austin compared to other cities (2003).
Survey: Texas Parks and Conservation Issues – A survey on parks, conservation and funding conducted by Hill Research Associates (2009).
The Benefits of Parks – A report from the Trust for Public Land that describes the numerous benefits of parks for people (2005).
The Health Benefits of Parks – A report from the Trust for Public Land that focuses on the health benefits of access to open space and public parks (2007).
Large Landscape Conservation – A report developed through the Lincoln Institute of Land Policy describing the benefits and challenges of large-scale land conservation.
Texas Parks and Wildlife – Information on all Texas state parks and outdoor destinations.
LCRA Parks Page – LCRA operates many public parks around the Highland Lakes area.
Travis County Parks – Includes information about all of Travis County’s parks and parks programs.
San Antonio Parks Department – Information on parks and open space in San Antonio.
San Marcos Parks – Information on park facilities from the City of San Marcos.
Kerrville Parks – Information on parks in the City of Kerrville, including the 517-acre Kerrville-Schreiner Park.
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historic Park – Information about the LBJ National Historic Park, located in Johnson City.
Hill Country Parks Guide – An online guide to parks located throughout the Hill Country.
The Race for Open Space – The decisions we make today will affect generations beyond our own children and grandchildren. New Jersey is in a race that will shape the future of our lives — a race between development and open space preservation (2003).