TEKS Expectation 4.8A

4.8A Describe ways people have adapted to and modified their environment in Texas, past and present, such as timber clearing, agricultural production, wetlands drainage, energy production, and construction of dams.
Belongs to Statement 4.8: The student understands how people adapt to and modify their environment.

Teacher & Community Submitted Resources

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Anderson County Courthouse
Agriculture in Texas
Alex and Tennie Moser Bachman and son Alfred, Clay County, Texas, ca. 1930
Andrews County Courthouse
Angelina County Courthouse
Anglo-American Colonization
Aransas County Courthouse
Archer County Courthouse
Armstrong County Courthouse
Atascosa County Courthouse
Austin County Courthouse
Austin Treasures-Online Exhibits
Back to Business After Reconstruction
Bailey County Courthouse
Bandera County Courthouse
Bastrop County Courthouse
Baylor County Courthouse
Bee County Courthouse
Bexar County Courthouse
Blanco County Courthouse
Borden County Courthouse
Bosque County Courthouse
Bound for Texas
Bowie County Courthouse
Brazoria County Courthouse
Brazos County Courthouse
Brewster County Courthouse
Briscoe County Courthouse
Brooks County Courthouse
Brown County Courthouse
Burleson County Courthouse
Burnet County Courthouse
Cabeza de Vaca Meets the Coahuiltecans
Caldwell County Courthouse
Calhoun County Courthouse
Call to Arms: The Texas Land Grant, An Introduction
Callahan County Courthouse
Cameron County Courthouse
Camp County Courthouse
Carson County Courthouse
Cass County Courthouse
Castolon: A Meeting Place of Two Cultures
Castro County Courthouse
Chambers County Courthouse
Cherokee County Courthouse
Chinese
Cities and Towns in Texas
Cochran County Courthouse
Coke County Courthouse
Coleman County Courthouse
Collin County Courthouse
Collingsworth County Courthouse
Colorado County Courthouse
Comal County Courthouse
Comanche and Kiowa Indians
Comanche County Courthouse
Concho County Courthouse
Cooke County Courthouse
Coryell County Courthouse
Cottle County Courthouse
Counties and County Seats
Counties of Texas
Courthouses Restored through the Texas Historic Courthouse Preservation Program
Crane County Courthouse
Crew of the U.S.S. Wickes on Todd’s Drydock
Crosby County Courthouse
Culberson County Courthouse
Czechs
Dallam County Courthouse
Dallas County Courthouse
Dawson County Courthouse
Deaf Smith County Courthouse
Delta County Courthouse
Denton County Courthouse
DeWitt County Courthouse
Dickens County Courthouse
Dimmit County Courthouse
Donley County Courthouse
Duval County Courthouse
Early picture of Presidio County courthouse
Eastland County Courthouse
Ector County Courthouse
Edwards County Courthouse
El Paso County Courthouse
El Paso, Before and After the Railroad
Encyclopedia of Texas Jewish Communities
English
Erath County Courthouse
Falls County Courthouse
Fannin County Courthouse
Fayette County Courthouse
Fisher County Courthouse
Floyd County Courthouse
Foard County Courthouse
Fort Bend County Courthouse
Franklin County Courthouse
Freestone County Courthouse
Frio County Courthouse
From a Watery Grave: The Discovery and Excavation of La Salle's Shirpwreck, La Belle
From Pioneer Paths to Superhighways
Gaines County Courthouse
Galveston County Courthouse
Garza County Courthouse
Geography of the Study of the Spanish-Speaking People of Texas
German Music
German Pioneers in Texas; A Brief History of Their Hardships, Struggles and Achievements
German Settlements in Central Texas
Germans
Glasscock County Courthouse
Goliad County Courthouse
Gone to Texas: The Story of the Texas Empresarios (Social Studies, Grade 4)
Gonzales County Courthouse
Gray County Courthouse
Grayson County Courthouse
Gregg County Courthouse
Grimes County Courthouse
Guadalupe County Courthouse
Guide to Texas Emigrants
Hale County Courthouse
Hall County Courthouse
Hamilton County Courthouse
Handbook of Texas Online
Hansford County Courthouse
Hardeman County Courthouse
Hardin County Courthouse
Harris County Courthouse
Harrison County Courthouse
Hartley County Courthouse
Haskell County Courthouse
Hays County Courthouse
Hemphill County Courthouse
Henry B. Gonzales
Hidalgo County Courthouse
Hill County Courthouse
Historic County Courthouse Collection
Historic Land, Railroad, and County Maps
Historic Texas Courthouses
History in Your Own Backyard
History of Texas: from Its First Settlement in 1685 to Its Annexation to the United States in 1846, Volume 1
History of the German Element in Texas from 1820-1850
History Pin Online
Hockley County Courthouse
Hood County Courthouse
Hopkins County Courthouse
Houston and Texas Central Railroad, 1876
Houston County Courthouse
How did we get to 254 Counties in Texas?
How Texas Got Its Shape
Howard County Courthouse
Hudspeth County Courthouse
Hunt County Courthouse
Hutchinson County Courthouse
Immigration
Irion County Courthouse
Irish
Jack County Courthouse
Jackson County Courthouse
Japanese
Jasper County Courthouse
Jean Stuntz
Jeff Davis County Courthouse
Jefferson County Courthouse
Jim Hogg County Courthouse
Jim Wells County Courthouse
Jo Ann Stiles
Johnson County Courthouse
Jones County Courthouse
Karnes County Courthouse
Kaufman County Courthouse
Kendall County Courthouse
Kent County Courthouse
Kerr County Courthouse
Kimble County Courthouse
King County Courthouse
Kinney County Courthouse
Kleberg County Courthouse
Knox County Courthouse
La Frontera Fluida (The Fluid Border)
La Salle County Courthouse
La Salle in Texas - Teacher's Guide for the Age of Discovery and Exploration
Lamar County Courthouse
Lamb County Courthouse
Lampasas County Courthouse
Land Grants
Lavaca County Courthouse
Lawrence T. Jones III Texas Photographs
Lee County Courthouse
Liberty County Courthouse
Limestone County Courthouse
Lipscomb County Courthouse
Live Oak County Courthouse
Llano County Courthouse
Loving County Courthouse
Lubbock County Courthouse
Lynn County Courthouse
Madison County Courthouse
Marion County Courthouse
Martin County Courthouse
Martin de Leon
Mason County Courthouse
Matagorda County Courthouse
Maverick County Courthouse
McCulloch County Courthouse
McLennan County Courthouse
McMullen County Courthouse
Medina County Courthouse
Memorial and biographical history of Dallas County
Menard County Courthouse
Mexican Colonization Laws
Mexican-American Heritage: Texas Experiences Social Studies, Grade 4
Midland County Courthouse
Milam County Courthouse
Mills County Courthouse
Minor League and Black Baseball in Texas
Mitchell County Courthouse
Montague County Courthouse
Moore County Courthouse
Morris County Courthouse
Motley County Courthouse
Mount Up! US Cavalry Equipment, 1900-1920
Nacogdoches County Courthouse
Natural Regions of Texas Archeology
Navarro County Courthouse
Newton County Courthouse
Nolan County Courthouse
Nueces County Courthouse
Ochiltree County Courthouse
Oldham County Courthouse
Orange County Courthouse
Palm Valley, TX
Palo Pinto County Courthouse
Panola County Courthouse
Parker County Courthouse
Parmer County Courthouse
Pecos County Courthouse
Piecing Together History: A Turn-of-the-Century African American Farmstead
Poles
Polk County Courthouse
Population in Texas
Potter County Courthouse
Presidio County Courthouse
Raildroads: Photographs, Manuscripts, and Imprints (DeGolyer Library)
Railroad Map of Texas, 1932
Railroad System of Texas, 1887
Rains County Courthouse
Randall County Courthouse
Reagan County Courthouse
Real County Courthouse
Red River County Courthouse
Reeves County Courthouse
Refugio County Courthouse
Roberts County Courthouse
Robertson County Courthouse
Rockwall County Courthouse
Runaway Slaves
Runnels County Courthouse
Rusk County Courthouse
Sabine County Courthouse
San Augustine County Courthouse
San Jacinto County Courthouse
San Patricio County Courthouse
San Saba County Courthouse
Schedule of the Houston and Texas Central Railway, 1879
Scurry County Courthouse
Shackelford County Courthouse
Shelby County Courthouse
Sherman County Courthouse
Smith County Courthouse
Somervell County Courthouse
Southwestern Historical Quarterly 1897-1997
Spanish Missions of Texas
Spanish Missions of Texas Supplemental
Stagecoaching in Texas
Starr County Courthouse
Stephens County Courthouse
Sterling County Courthouse
Stonewall County Courthouse
Sunday Houses
Sutton County Courthouse
Swede Hill, TX
Swedes
Swisher County Courthouse
Swiss
Tarrant County Courthouse
Taylor County Courthouse
Teaching with Documents: Maps of Indian Territory, the Dawes Act, and Will Rogers Enrollment Case File
Terrell County Courthouse
Terry County Courthouse
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac
Texas Almanac Teacher's Guide
Texas and Pacific Coal Company, Thurber, Erath County
Texas Counties Map with Names
Texas Counties Map without Names
Texas Courthouse Poster
Texas Geography Lesson Plan
Texas Geology Map
Texas in Transition: Social, Political, and Economic Issues in 1920s Texas
Texas Land Grant Map-1835
Texas Locations Video Category (TAMI)
Texas Originals: Albert Horton Foote Jr.
Texas Originals: Amon G. Carter
Texas Originals: Charles Goodnight
Texas Originals: Edna Ferber
Texas Originals: Ima Hogg
Texas Originals: J. Mason Brewer
Texas Originals: John Biggers
Texas Originals: Jovita González
Texas Originals: Minnie Fisher Cunningham
Texas Originals: Norris Wright Cuney
Texas Originals: Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Originals: Sam Houston
Texas Originals: Susanna Dickinson
Texas Outline Map
Texas Rivers Map
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 1
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 1
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 1
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby - Part 2
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 2
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 2
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 3
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 3
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby Winegarten - Part 3
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Introduction of Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Introduction of Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Introduction of Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Webinar on Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Webinar on Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Talks with Debra Winegarten: Webinar on Colonel Oveta Culp Hobby
Texas Transportation
Texas, the Home for the Emigrant, from Everywhere
Texas: The Lone Star State Today
The First Official Permanent Civilian Settlement
The Forgotton Colony: San Patricio de Hibernia
The Germans in Texas; a Study in Immigration
The Kishi Farm: Japanese Immigrants to Texas
The Kishi Farm: Japanese Immigrants to Texas
The Story of Texas Edcator Guide: Second Floor - Building the Lone Star Identity
The Texas Dust Bowl
Throckmorton County Courthouse
Titus County Courthouse
Tom Green County Courthouse
Travis County Courthouse
Trinity County Courthouse
Tyler County Courthouse
Upshur County Courthouse
Upton County Courthouse
Uvalde County Courthouse
Val Verde County Courthouse
Van Zandt County Courthouse
Victoria County Courthouse
Walker County Courthouse
Waller County Courthouse
Ward County Courthouse
Washington County Courthouse
Webb County Courthouse
Wharton County Courthouse
Wheeler County Courthouse
Wilbarger County Courthouse
Willacy County Courthouse
Williamson County Courthouse
Willow Creek
Wilson County Courthouse
Winds of Change - The Galveston Hurricane of 1900
Winkler County Courthouse
Wise County Courthouse
Wood County Courthouse
Yoakum County Courthouse
Young County Courthouse
Zapata County Courthouse
Zavala County Courthouse

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