MANAGING OUR LAND
GBF is an accredited land trust and protects natural areas by acquiring real estate and partnering with landowners to establish conservation easements on private lands. GBF has a responsibility to steward our protected properties in a way that promotes high quality habitats and clean water for our Bay. Volunteers are encouraged to join us for “stewardship workdays” to help care for our land.
GBF’S CONSERVED PROPERTIES FEE SIMPLE PROPERTIES
Shipe Woods, Chambers County Sunset Cove, Galveston County Rich Sanctuary, Chambers County Crystal Dunes, Galveston County Pierce Marsh, Galveston County Moore Wildlife Sanctuary, Galveston County Sweetwater Preserve, Galveston County Melinda’s Marsh, Galveston County Frost-Deen Sanctuary, Galveston County Turtle Bayou, Chambers County Texas City Preserve, Galveston County Celanese, Harris County Burnet Bay, Harris County Exploration Green, Harris County Wright Preserve, Galveston County Lone Pine Farm, Brazoria County Cotton Bayou, Chambers County Greens Bayou, Harris County Trinity Bay Center, Chambers County Gordy Marsh, Chambers County Chocolate Bayou, Brazoria County Coastal Heritage Preserve, Galveston County Fee simple – GBF has complete ownership of the tract of land. Conservation easement – A voluntary legal agreement between a land trust (GBF) and a landowner.