CONSERVATION

Sep
27

CCA’s REEF Louisiana Program and Conservation Partners Begin Construction on Rawls Reef Complex

PECAN ISLAND – On Tuesday, Coastal Conservation Association of Louisiana’s REEF Louisiana Program, Shell and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) began construction on the Rawls Reef Complex, a new set of nearshore artificial reefs in Vermilion Blocks 119 & 124. The project is named in honor of well-known outdoorsman and conservationist, Jim […]

Sep
20

Permanent Protection for Alcoa Game Land

iles of shoreline along the Yadkin and South Yadkin Rivers in Davie, Davidson and Rowan counties. The Commission and Three Rivers Land Trust worked together to raise the 7.7 million dollars needed to make this purchase a reality. This collaborative effort brought federal, state, non-profit, family foundation partners and generous private donors together including the […]

Aug
28

Land Conservation At Lake Erie Islands Supports Water Quality And Migratory Bird Habitat

OTTAWA COUNTY, Ohio — Monday, Put-in-Bay Township Park District and The Conservation Fund announced the conservation of 4.4 acres of critical migratory bird habitat on Ohio’s Lake Erie Islands. The protection of this land, which is part of a larger conservation effort on the Islands, will ensure that some of the remaining forest and wetland […]