Texas Tech University

Scales, Tails & Trails Returns to Lubbock Lake Landmark

Heidi Toth

May 5, 2016

The family-friendly event allows participants to learn more about the High Plains.

Katharine Hayhoe

WHAT: The annual Scales, Tails & Trails outdoor education event at the Lubbock Lake Landmark is a chance for people to learn more about the fish and wildlife found in the High Plains of Texas. Participants can do arts and crafts, see fish prints and wildlife, learn about birdwatching and more. It is a family-friendly event and admission is free.

Immediately after Scales, Tails & Trails, Texas Tech University climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe will speak as part of the Oasis on the Plains lecture and workshop series.


  • Outdoor event: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (May 7)
  • Lecture: 2 p.m. Saturday (May 7)

WHERE: Lubbock Lake Landmark, 2401 Landmark Drive
Lecture: Landmark Auditorium

Find Texas Tech news, experts and story ideas at Texas Tech Today Media Resources or follow us on Twitter.

CONTACT: Susan Rowe, heritage education program manager, Lubbock Lake Landmark, Texas Tech University (806) 742-1116 or susan.rowe@ttu.edu