Time to renew fishing and hunting licenses
The new fishing season begins Sept. 1. Current year Texas hunting and fishing licenses (except year-to-date licenses) expire today. The 2011-2012 licenses are now on sale, and can be purchased at a local retailer, or by visiting http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/business/licenses/online_sales/. Licenses can also be purchased by calling 1-800-895-4248.
Resident anglers 65 and older qualify for reduced price fishing and hunting licenses.
Texas residents born before Jan 1, 1931 are exempt from buying a fishing license.