Pines & Prairies opens Billig Ranch for outdoor film festival Posted in: Lifestyle Nature and environment enthusiasts gathered under the stars at the Billig Ranch nature preserve near Paige on Saturday evening to see documentaries about the outdoors and learn more about the efforts to restore the prairie at the ranch. On Saturday, Pines and Prairies Land Trust (PPLT) hosted the Wild & Scenic Film Festival as a drive-in film screening at their Billig Ranch preserve. PPLT is a Bastrop-based nonprofit that works to protect open space through land conservation, stewardship and community engagement. PPLT owns and stewards 1,000 acres of land in Bastrop and Lee counties and protects another 1,500 acres through conservation easements ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!