Monthly Archives: April 2016

Earth Day Texas 2016 showcases innovation and conservation

The world’s largest public exhibition devoted to environmental stewardship, 771 environmental nonprofit groups and 1,731 exhibit spaces filled… Yeah, Earth Day Texas has become a pretty big deal since it got the globe rolling in 2011. Dallas’ Fair Park hosted the 2016 version of the event April 22-24, and just hearing about Earth Day Texas […]

Two pairs better than one for black rhino

The custom-made footwear courtesy of Diceros Boots LLC has helped Fossil Rim Wildlife Center’s southern black rhino “Coco,” but a 2,000-pound rhino wears through its sneakers faster than a 200-pound human. These are prototype boots for Diceros, however, and to the benefit of Coco each pair improves on the design of the previous model. When […]

Guided tour possibilities abound at Fossil Rim

Sure, visitors enjoy driving their own vehicles through Fossil Rim Wildlife Center on the Scenic Wildlife Drive, but it is by no means the best way to experience all the park has to offer. In fact, there are 13 different guided tours posing the opportunity to learn more, see more and do more. “People are […]