The Texas Section (TSSRM) is a section of the Society for Range Management (SRM).

The SRM is the professional scientific society and conservation organization whose members are concerned with studying, conserving, managing and sustaining the varied resources of the rangelands which comprise nearly half the land in the world. Established in 1948, SRM has over 4,000 members in 48 countries, including many developing nations.

The SRM is a professional organization composed of individuals with a common interest in the study, management, and rational use of rangelands and related ecosystems.

The SRM is the most knowledgeable organization concerned with studying, conserving, managing and sustaining the varied resources of the rangelands which comprise nearly half the land in the world. Membership includes those interested in ranching, wildlife biology, hydrology, range conservation and soil conservation.

The SRM is the professional society dedicated to supporting persons who work with rangelands and have a commitment to their sustainable use. Rangelands comprise almost one-half of all the lands in the world. They are extremely important to society for the goods and services they produce and for the ecological services they provide. SRM is dedicated to the conservation and sustainable management of rangelands for the benefit of current societies and for future generations.



  • March Legislative Report ’19

    The March 2019 Legislative report was compiled by Heather Hannusch, Public Affairs committee chair. This is a great source of information on pending legislation that may affect our rangelands resources.

  • Call for Nominations – New Stewardship Award

    TSSRM President Dandy Kothmann and Archivist Lee Knox attended the Texas Sheep & Goat Raisers Association Winter Meeting on February 16th to announce a partnership effort creating a new rangeland stewardship award. The purpose of this award is to recognize those sheep and/or goat producers who have demonstrated outstanding skill and knowledge in the management […]

  • Big Country Range Management Seminar

    Big Country Range Management Seminar – “Pricklypear Ecology and Management” Where: Western Heritage Ranch House on the Taylor County Expo grounds in AbileneWhen: Tuesday, February 19thTime: Registration is at 7:30am and the event starts at 8:00am FREE lunch for the first 150 participants 3 CEUs are being offered for attendance Several TSSRM members are featured […]

  • 2018 Annual Meeting

    2018 Annual Meeting save the date flyer has been posted. Click here to check it out.

  • 2018 Texas Youth Range Workshop

    Texas Youth Range Workshop Our flagship educational opportunity! Youth, age 14-18, are eligible to participate in this week-long, hands-on workshop. Participants are exposed to actual land management practices and decisions through field trips to ranches and a wildlife management area. These field trips bring out facts on goals of land ownership and the responses of […]

  • Ranchers Leasing Workshop

      October 19, 2017 8:30am – 1:30pm Tom Green County 4-H Building 3168 US Hwy 67, San Angelo, TX Ranchers Leasing Workshop Flier