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Saving The Woodpecker: A Texas Oil Billionaire Rebuilds A Forest

image taken by Dave Fehling
One Texas oil and gas billionaire is getting special recognition for what he has done to help a little bird. Our StateImpact Texas reporter Dave Fehling has the story of protecting an "endangered species" at a time when not everyone agrees on how important that is.

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photo provided by Cook’s Branch Conservancy

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Dave Fehling

Energy & Environment Reporter for StateImpact

Dave Fehling is KUHF's Energy and Environment Reporter. His reporting is a part of StateImpact, a collaboration with KUT in Austin and NPR...