Useful Habitat Links

This is just a small sampling of many useful habitat related websites for Texas that include the Oak Prairie Region of Texas & Oakridge Ranch.  We hope you find these sites fun as well as educational.
  • Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service – this is your county agriculture extension service and is a wonderful source of knowledge &seminars planned for helping to improve your properties:   http://agrilifeextension.tamu.edu
  • Texas A&M Forest Service – contains an excellent tree identification area on this site:   http://texasforestservice.tamu.edu
  • Native Plant Society of Texas – useful information on native plants, research & conservation:   http://npsot.org
  • Botanical Research Institute of Texas – all things you ever wanted to know about plants in Texas:   http://www.brit.org
  • Wildlife Habitat Federation of Texas – excellent source of habitat information for the entire state:   http://whf-texas.org
  • Native Prairies Association of Texas– a non-profit land trust dedicated to the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of native prairies, savannas, and other grasslands in Texas:   http://www.texasprairie.org
  • Snakes of Texas – an informative site with great pictures for identification:   http://www.snakesoftexas.net
  • Texan by Nature  –  founded on the idea that our state’s prosperity and quality of life are strongly linked to the conservation of natural resources:   http://texanbynature.org
  • Texas A&M Range Plants  –  This website provides a description, identifying characteristics, the geographic distribution and a habitat description of species found on Texas rangelands, along with photographs of the plant and its distinguishing features:   http://rangeplants.tamu.edu

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