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Habitat Restoration and protection

2O16 Milestones Restored 70 acres of intertidal marsh by partnering with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Natural Resources Damage Assessment Trustees to use material dredged from the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway to restore wetland habitat Constructed and planted 33 marsh mounds as part of phase two of the Burnet Bay Wetlands Restoration Assisted two private landowners in creating their own living shorelines, and hosted a living shorelines workshop for contractors, agency partners and homeowners Planted one acre of intertidal marsh at the Shipe Woods project site and 1.5 acres at the Oyster Lake project site Reclaimed 168 tons of oyster shells from Tommy’s Restaurant and Oyster Bar, Topwater Grill, Tookie’s Seafood, Kemah Aquarium, Crazy Alan’s Swamp Shack, and Capt. Benny’s Seafood

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GBF 2016 Annual Report  

We are proud to share what we accomplished together for Galveston Bay.

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