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Dollar Bay-Moses Lake Wetlands Restoration and Protectio. Phase II

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

Engineering and/or Construction

Targeted Resources


Project Description

Construction project will restore and protect over 500 acres of degraded wetlands and protect 6,800 linear feet of vulnerable shorelines from erosion within the Dollar Bay-Moses Lake complex in Galveston Bay, Texas. Dollar Bay and Moses Lake are contiguous bodies of estuarine marsh adjacent to western Galveston Bay that are highly productive habitat important to the life cycle of a number of species.


Courtney Marie Smith
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Project Partners

US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), Texas General Land Office, The Nature Conservancy, Shell Oil Company, NRG Energy

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