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Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Seeks Support

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) in Athens brings together avid anglers, curious schoolchildren, dedicated conservation professionals and many generous supporters in their passion for Texas’ freshwater resources. Its 106 acres of aquariums, exhibits, fishing ponds, and a fish hatchery that produces millions of Florida largemouth bass annually, engages people of all ages.

Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (TPWF) spearheaded the fundraising effort 25 years ago that made the facility come to life. Today, TFFC’s aquariums and exhibits are due for an update, and TPWF is currently halfway to a $3 million fundraising goal for the needed improvements. You can help showcase the best of Texas’ inland waterways by by making a donation.

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