Portfolio Category: 2014

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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Texas Bobwhite Brigade Summer Camps

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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Managing Your Land Wildlife Workshop

The Chapter was a co-sponsor for the annual "Managing Your Land for Wildlife" workshop put on by Texas Parks and Wildlife. The focus of the event was prarie restoration. GCQF President, Dave Knoeppel, gave one of the presentations. [gallery ids="2239,2241,2240"]
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2014 Montgomery County 4-H Shoot

The Chapter continued to co-sponsor the Montgomery County 4H Shoot by donating $1,000 and providing scorers for the event. Approximately 160 youth attended the shoot. [gallery ids="2230,2231,2232,2233,2234,2235,2236"]
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