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Follets Island Land Acquisition and Conservation Program Phase I

Implementing Organization

The Trust for Public Land

Overview

DWH Project Funding

$1,266,000

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

Barrier Islands

Project Description

Acquire and permanently conserve over 741 acres of pristine coastal dune and wetland landscape on Follets Island, a Texas barrier island southeast of the densely populated Galveston Island.

Contact

Michael Giammusso
802-223-1373
michael.giammusso@tpl.org
Project Website
Project Partners

Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Affiliated Institutions

None

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