Portfolio Category: 2013

Sponsor at Armand Bayou Nature Center Prairie Pandemonium

The Chapter was a sponsor and hosted a table at Armand Bayou Nature Center's Prairie Pandemonium, an event to restore the tall grass prairie, a critical native habitat.  ABNC volunteers grew thousands of pots of locally rare native grass at the nature center for transplantation into the prairie preserve and close to 90 volunteers from…
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Texas Bobwhite Brigade Summer Camp Support

The Chapter continued to support the Texas Bobwhite Brigade summer camps by making a $3,000 donation that was matched 1 to 1 by the Alkek Foundation through the Texas Brigade Challenge Grant. This allowed 15 youth to attend the summer camp for free where they learned animal anatomy, behavior, botany, nutrition, habitat management, polulation dynamics,…
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Increased Support of Local Quail Habitat

The chapter has increased the nunber of acres that it is supporting in the development of quail habitat. In addition to the 600 acres already under development in Matagorda county, and additional 600 acres was added in nearby Jackson County.
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