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Bahia Grande Coastal Corridor Acquisitions - Phase III

Implementing Organization

The Nature Conservancy

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$6,100,000

Known Leveraged Funding

$0

Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund GEBF

Details

Project Category

Environmental

Project Actions

Land Acquisition / Protection

Targeted Resources

Wetlands/Marshes/Estuaries

Project Description

Protect 575 acres of coastal habitat in Cameron County, adjacent to the Bahia Grande Unit of the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge. Following acquisition, The Nature Conservancy (TNC) will transfer the property to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) for inclusion in the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge (NWR).

Contact

Rosanne M Roegner
None
rroegner@tnc.org
Project Website
Project Partners

US Fish and Wildife Service

Affiliated Institutions

None

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