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​East Matagorda Bay Land Conservation 

Implementing Organization

Texas Agricultural Land Trust

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$3,941,000

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

Conserve 3,547 acres of coastal working lands in the Mid Coast of Texas through a perpetual conservation easement. The target property has frontage along the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway near East Matagorda Bay and is composed of a suite of coastal marsh, prairie, and freshwater wetland habitats.

Contact

James Oliver
None
joliver@txaglandtrust.org
Project Website
Project Partners

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Affiliated Institutions

None

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