Ranger, what is this lizard? We get great questions from our park visitors! This lizard is a Greater Earless Lizard or Cophosaurus texanus. They are very striking in appearance and you can see many of them on your desert hikes! ... See MoreSee Less
The Boquillas Port of Entry is transitioning to the Summer Schedule. This week the crossing will be closed Monday through Thursday, and begins summer hours (Fridays-Mondays) on Friday, May 3rd. https://t.co/H77Cz9P6mm
Prickly as they may seem, when the time is ripe and the cactus is ready to bloom, it will display fireworks of flowers. Don’t get too close though, you may find yourself with glochids stuck to your hands.
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