Project Page

Matagorda Peninsula Acquisition

Implementing Organization

Galveston Bay Foundation


DWH Project Funding


Known Leveraged Funding


Funding Organization

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)

Funding Program

NFWF Gulf Environmental Benefit Fund GEBF


Project Category


Project Actions

Land Acquisition/Protection

Targeted Resources

Barrier Islands

Project Description

Acquire 1,100 acres of barrier island habitat to conserve the land and prevent impacts to sensitive habitats. Also see RESTORE project 600, Matagorda Bay System Priority Landscape Conservation (Implementation).


Courtney Marie Smith
Project Website
Project Partners

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD)

Affiliated Institutions

Jointly funded by RESTORE Bucket 2 (prj_id = 600)

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