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Matagorda Peninsula Acquisition

Implementing Organization

Galveston Bay Foundation

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$2,426,000

Known Leveraged Funding

$65,000

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

Barrier Islands

Project Description

Acquire 1,100 acres of barrier island habitat to conserve the land and prevent impacts to sensitive habitats. Also Project ID 600, funder RESTORE Bucket 2 , Matagorda Bay System Priority Landscape Conservation (Implementation).

Contact

Courtney Marie Smith
281-332-3381
csmith@galvbay.org
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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