Tag Archives: Rio Grande Valley nature hot spots

Rio South Texas: Nature’s Wonders

The Rio Grande Valley nature scene is filled with many wildlife hot spots. We’ll continue our tour of the top nature hot spots in the Rio Grande Valley with a visit to the World Birding Center. The World Birding Center (WBC) The World Birding Center (WBC) is a network of nine unique birding sites in…

Magic along the Rio Grande

Few can dispute the importance of nature tourism in Texas, especially within the Rio Grande Valley. [caption id=”attachment_15896″ align=”alignright” width=”213″ caption=”Visitors to Santa Ana are often greeted with the raucous cry of the drab brown, scrawny-looking, turkey-like bird called a plain chachalaca, a bird that reaches its northern limits in the Valley. © Rex Vogel,…