2019 Selah Newsletter

The Bamberger Ranch Preserve seeks to awaken and nourish a passion for learning about our natural resources. Read our 2019 newsletter here.


Environmental Education, Biodiversity and Stewardship Internship

We are currently accepting applications for our 2019 Environmental Education, Biodiversity and Stewardship Seasonal Employment/Internship Program at Selah, Bamberger Ranch Preserve

A 6-month employment is available starting January 15, 2019 and ending July 15, 2019. We are seeking outdoor enthusiasts who have a passion for environmental education and land stewardship. They will help inspire and teach up to 2,500 guests during their time...


Happy 50th Anniversary to Selah

2019 will mark half of a century of land restoration, conservation, education and research for Selah, Bamberger Ranch Preserve.

Our well-documented story has inspired tens of thousands of guests, educated tens of thousands of students and arguably influenced the land management practices of hundreds of thousands of acreage within and out of Texas’ borders.

To celebrate decades of hard work and the extensive financial...


Seasons at Selah, The Legacy of Bamberger Ranch Preserve

We are thrilled to announce the new Texas A&M University Press’ Legacy Series book, Seasons at Selah, The Legacy of Bamberger Ranch Preserve.

Professional photographers David Langford and Rusty Yates visited the ranch over four seasons in 2016-2017 to capture some of the most beautiful images of the Preserve we’ve ever seen.

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MBREC: The Next Chapter in Selah’s Story

The new Margaret Bamberger Research and Education Center is unlike anything currently available to scientists and educators, and it represents the next chapter in Selah’s story.

Part museum, part living zoo, part research lab, part classroom: this new facility is all that and more.

Aptly named in her honor, construction began in early 2017 and was completed and furnished in the spring of 2018. It provides the place and the space...