Stewards of the Wild is a young professionals program supporting the mission of Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation by equipping Texans aged 21 to 45 to actively participate in the conservation of wild things and wild places by providing education, networking, and outdoor experiences.

Engage your generation in conservation.

With member-led chapters in major cities throughout the state, Stewards of the Wild chapters engage 21- to 45-year-old outdoor enthusiasts from diverse backgrounds by providing opportunities to participate in outdoor experiences such as camping, hiking, fishing and hunting; increase knowledge about public land access; interact with conservation professionals; and actively participate in the conservation of our wild things and wild places.

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Stewards of the Wild members who are first time or novice hunters have the opportunity to participate in mentored hunts throughout the year. It’s an unforgettable experience, supporting wildlife conservation, celebrating our hunting heritage and learning how to process and cook wild game. Become a Stewards of the Wild member and join us in the field this season!

Become a Steward of the Wild

Select your chapter to join today

$85 Single Membership

  • Service Opportunities
  • Invitations to special events
  • Invitations for one to exclusive monthly outdoor, social or educational events.

$150 Co-Membership

  • Service Opportunities
  • Invitations to special events
  • Invitations for two to exclusive monthly outdoor, social or educational events.

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Stewards of the Wild thanks statewide sponsor Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute for its gracious support.

The Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute at Texas A&M University-Kingsville is the leading wildlife research organization in Texas and one of the finest in the nation. Its mission is to provide science-based information for enhancing the conservation and management of wildlife in South Texas and related environments.