Neches River User Guide (Pam and Will Harte Books on Rivers, sponsored by The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment, Texas State University) (Paperback)
The guide also includes a brief description of the archeology and history of human habitation along the river, as well as photographs of plants and animals common in the bottomland hardwood ecosystem. A final note on conservation efforts, past and present, will help readers join in protecting the river for future generations.
To learn more about The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment, sponsors of this book's series, please click here.
TEXAS CONSERVATION ALLIANCE is a forty year-old conservation organization that protects rivers, forests, wildlife, and other natural resources. The Allliance leads the initiative to have the Neches River designated as a National Wild and Scenic River.
". . . Gina Donovan shares her passion and sense of ownership of the Neches River."-John R. Bartos, Texas paddling enthusiast and river conservationist
— John R. Bartos
". . . I wish we had one for all Texas Rivers."-Bob Spain, Coastal Paddling Trails Coordinator, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
— Bob Spain
". . . grab this book, a paddle and go!"-Larry McKinney,executive director, Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies
— Larry McKinney