LAND CONSERVATIOn And STEWARDSHIP
2O16 Milestones Acquired more than 110 acres of new fee simple conservation properties, including 102 acres along Chocolate Bayou in Brazoria County and 8.55 acres adjacent to our Sweetwater Nature Preserve in Galveston County Purchased 29.96 acres in Kemah in Galveston County that will be restored as a habitat demonstration area and opened to the public as part of the future Galveston Bay Education Center and headquarters for GBF Acquired a conservation easement on the 216-acre Coastal Heritage Preserve tract owned by Artist Boat in Galveston County
Opened Turtle Bayou Nature Preserve to the public and hosted its grand opening and ribbon cutting ceremony for project partners, community members and local officials
Planted 160 trees at locations including Rich Sanctuary and Turtle Bayou Nature Preserve in Chambers County and Sweetwater Preserve in Galveston County
We are proud to share what we accomplished together for Galveston Bay.