The struggle to secure funding and land for state parks in Texas dates back to the early 1900s. Today, as the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department marks the end of its 50th year in operation, the struggle continues. Read the full story at StateImpact Texas.
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This article originally appeared in The Texas Tribune at http://www.texastribune.org/2013/11/26/future-of-state-parks-beset-by-funding-concerns/.