Projects 2013

  • Sponsor at Armand Bayou Nature Center Prairie Pandemonium

    Sponsor at Armand Bayou Nature Center Pr

    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 all over the area planted Continue Reading...

  • Texas Bobwhite Brigade Summer Camp Support

    Texas Bobwhite Brigade Summer Camp Suppo

    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, etc.  ...

  • Increased Support of Local Quail Habitat

    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....

  • Co-Sponsor the Montgomery County 4H Shoot

    Co-Sponsor the Montgomery County 4H Shoo

    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....

  • Hosted 7 Wounded Warriors at the Tower Shoot

    Hosted 7 Wounded Warriors at the Tower S

    The Chapter hosted seven Wounded Warriors at the February tower shoot. It was a beautiful day and everyone had a great time. The word is that they are anxiously waiting for the next shoot....

  • Co-Sponsor of Managing Your Wildlife Workshop

    Co-Sponsor of Managing Your Wildlife Wor

    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....