Recently, the Nature Conservancy has acquired 32,000 acres (130 km²), along with conservation easements on 33,830 acres (136.9 km²) more. This parcel is open to the public at specified times. The highest peak in the Davis Mountains is Mount Livermore at 8,382 feet, this is the fourth highest peak in Texas. (http://www.cdri.org/Discovery/News.html)
The McDonald Observatory is located on Mount Locke. It is accessed by Texas State Highway 118 which is the highest state maintained road in Texas at 6,791 feet. http://www.dot.state.tx.us/about_us/trivia.htm
The Ghost-faced bat, Mormoops megalophylla, (Chiroptera: Mormoopidae) from the Davis Mountains, Texas. (General Notes).(Brief Article)
Feb 01, 2002; The ghost-faced bat (Mormoops megalophylla) is broadly distributed in the tropics of southwestern North America and a portion of...
Fire regimes of the pinon-juniper woodlands of Big Bend National Park and the Davis Mountains, west Texas, USA.(Report)
Jun 01, 2009; Introduction Pinon-juniper woodlands dominate over 325 000 [km.sup.2] of North America (West et al. 1975; Mitchell and Roberts...