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Falcon Point Ranch Conservation Easement Acquisition

Implementing Organization

The Nature Conservancy

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$2,980,156

Known Leveraged Funding

$75,000

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

Wetlands/Marshes/Estuaries

Project Description

Acquire a conservation easement on approximately 600 acres of the Falcon Point Ranch by June 2016. The project will protect an ecologically important property for waterbirds, shorebirds, wading birds, and associated coastal habitats.

Contact

David Bezanson
None
dbezanson@tnc.org
Project Website
Project Partners

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Texas General Land Office, USDA Nature Resources Conservation Service

Affiliated Institutions

None

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