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Family-Owned Forests: How To Unlock The Carbon Potential In America's Backyard
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The Family Forest Carbon Program is a new program, created by the American Forest Foundation and The Nature Conservancy, to open carbon markets to small forest landowners, empowering them to be able to help address our climate challenges.

 

Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

Conservation Corridor Toolkit

Landscape corridors are among the most important conservation strategies in the face of global changes such as habitat fragmentation, habitat destruction, and climate change. We aim to bridge the science and practice of conservation corridors.  Conservation Corridor will provide up-to-date findings from science that will inform applied conservation.  And, we will highlight new innovations in applied conservation, with the goal of guiding the direction of applied science toward management needs. Click Here. 

 

COMET-FARM™

COMET-FARM™ is a  whole farm and ranch carbon and greenhouse gas accounting system.  The tool guides you through describing your farm and ranch management practices including alternative future management scenarios. Once complete, a report is generated comparing the carbon changes and greenhouse gas emissions between your current management practices and future scenarios.

 

Where Is the Carbon? Carbon Sequestration Potential from Private Forestland in the Southern United States
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Uncertainty surrounding the future supply of timber in the southern United States prompted the question, “Where is all the wood?” (Cubbage et al.

 

Meeting Regulatory Needs with Voluntary Conservation
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Take a look at a PowerPoint presentation on market-based approaches as a voluntary means to reduce the cost of compliance with environmental regulations.& ...

 

A Landowner’s Guide to Carbon Sequestration Credits

This guide offers a path for local landowners to earn additional income while helping diminish adverse effects of global climate change through implementation of carbon sequestration and other stackable incentives.

 

 Conservation Easements

   
Show Articles on Conservation Easements (57)
Cattlemen’s Land Trust at the Forefront of Conservation
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Watch and listen to an on-the-ground panel of experts talk about the relationship of how ranchers and conservationists work together provides successful conservation outcomes while keeping working lands working.

 

Meet Chad Ellis CEO of the Texas Agricultural Land Trust
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Chad introduces us to the conservation ethic and DNA of Texas ranchers and reviews the past and future TALT conservation easements.

 

Beyond Easements: Broader Approaches for Greater Conservation Outcomes
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CONSERVATION EASEMENTS CAN PROTECT thousands of acres of valuable and vulnerable lands from development. However, why stop there?  ...

 

Donate a conservation easement: How federal benefits put money in your pocket!
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In addition to the Colorado credit, landowners can receive an extra reward for conserving their land with a conservation easement. The current rules are not yet permanent, so please keep that in mind as you and your advisors make plans for your taxes.

 

A step-by-step guide to donating a conservation easement
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This guide is meant to help you understand the steps that must be completed to conserve your property and the typical costs that are involved.

 

A fierce, expensive fight erupts over conservation easements
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An ongoing fight over tax breaks for conserving privately owned land — and accusations that some people are using them as a tax shelter — is spurring an expensive lobbying battle involving landowners and conservationists.

 

Final Rule on SALT and State Tax Credit Programs
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The U.S. Treasury Department and Internal Revenue Service pre-released the final rule on how the federal government will treat charitable donations that individual taxpayers make to nonprofits via giving programs incentivized by state and local tax (SALT) credits.

 

Enforcing Perpetual Conservation Easements Against Third-Party Violators
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Among the most daunting challenges the holder of a perpetual conservation easement faces is the enforcement of the easements it holds, for all time, and against all violators.& ...

 

Amending or Terminating Conservation Easements: The New Hampshire Experience
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Since their release in 2010, the Guidelines have been useful to the land trust community and to the New Hampshire Attorney General in facilitating a thorough and efficient review of proposed amendments to, as well as partial extinguishments of, conservation easements.

 

Understanding When Perpetual Is Not Forever: An Update To The Challenge Of Changing Conditions, Amendment, And Termination Of Perpetual Conservation Easements, And Response To Ann Taylor Schwing
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Rarely in the legal discourse is an author afforded the opportunity to revisit and update a recently published law review article and to correct misunderstandings of a response thereto.

 

Perpetuity is Forever, Almost Always: Why It Is Wrong To Promote Amendment and Termination of Perpetual Conservation Easements
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When a landowner makes a charitable gift of a conservation easement to a nonprofit organization or government entity and elects to seek a federal tax deduction, both landowner and easement holder are subject to federal tax laws and regulations governing the creation, monitoring, amendment, and extinguishment of the easement.

 

Conservation Easement Reform: As Maine Goes Should the Nation Follow
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This article explores how the Reform Law has worked and whether it makes sense as a model for other states in response to weaknesses in their enabling laws.

 

Use of Conservation Easements in Estate and Conservation Planning
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Under many circumstances, the donation of a conservation easement or sale of such easement for less than fair market value may give income tax, estate tax, and real property tax benefits to the donor or seller.

 

Leaving a Legacy of Land
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Protecting private lands that provide significant natural resource or cultural values is often a capstone objective for landowners, managers, and conservationists.

 

Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

How a Conservation Easement Works - Sample example of conservation easement

A simple example illustrates how a conservation easement works in practice. Let’s assume pressure from buyers building vacation homes has pushed the value of land up in recent years to the point where the family is concerned about how the next generation will pay the estate tax bill without selling the land.

 

Land Preservation - An Essential Ingredient in Smart Growth
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The preservation of land for working rural landscapes, wildlife habitat, urban parks, recreational trails, and protecting water supplies and floodplains is emerging as an integral component of smart growth programs.

 

6 Basic Steps to Conveying a Conservation Easement
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How does one go about donating or selling a conservation easement.? There is no one right way to go about it. However, the following outline shows the most common steps to the process.

 

The Law of Agricultural Land Preservation in the United States
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Thomas Daniels and John Keene's new book breaks down the legal principles, federal and state requirements, and the legal issues that affect agricultural land preservation efforts.

 

Find a Landscape Conservation Cooperative (LCCs)

Find an LCC here. The 22 LCCs collectively form a network of resource managers and scientists who share a common need for scientific information and interest in conservation. Each LCC brings together federal, state, and local governments along with Tribes and First Nations, non-governmental organizations, universities, and interested public and private organizations. Our partners work collaboratively to identify best practices, connect efforts, identify science gaps, and avoid duplication through conservation planning and design. 

Managing the landscapes that provide our natural and cultural resources has become increasingly challenging. With the signing of Secretarial Order No. 3289, the Department of the Interior launched the Landscape Conservation Cooperatives (LCCs) to better integrate science and management to address climate change and other landscape scale issues. By building a network that is holistic, collaborative, adaptive, and grounded in science, LCCs are working to ensure the sustainability of our economy, land, water, wildlife, and cultural resources. 

 

Using the Conservation Tax Incentive
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This short brochure summarizes the conservation easement tax incentive and provides answers to some frequently asked questions. For the late ...

 

Conservation Easements
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One tool for estate planners is the conservation easement, by which a landowner voluntarily restricts his or her land from being developed, restricts the amount of development or protects existing features, like a building facade with historic value.

 

Conservation Easements - How Flexible Is Too Flexible?

To ensure the continued conservation of natural resources and habitats, it is important to ensure that easements are not simply undone by successors to the original parties after the tax benefits have been realized.& ...

 

Mitigation and Conservation Banking
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To many landowners a threatened or endangered (T&E) species on their property is anathema because it can herald all kinds of state and federal limitations on use of their property.& ...

 

2015 National Land Trust Census Report
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Our common ground and collective impact.

 

Conservation Easements - A Tool for Preventing the Fragmentation of Family Lands
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Land stewards can use conservation easements to help manage the future. Conservation easements can be created to protect different natural assets ranging from endangered species and water sources to productive, open space and agricultural land.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act Summary
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Although traditional uses of land for industrial, commercial, residential and agricultural purposes have continued, conservation and historic preservation have become important as well.

 

Private Lands Public Benefits - Incentives For The Stewardship Of Texas Agricultural Lands
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This guide is for Texans who want to ensure a future for the state’s farms and ranches: landowners who want to conserve, protect and steward their land and its resources; policymakers concerned about the costs to the state of the loss of rural lands; and all Texans who value the many benefits provided by working farms and ranches.

 

Conservation Easements - A Guide for Texas Landowners, 2013
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This guidebook is intended to help Texas landowners understand one of the most flexible and effective mechanisms available to conserve and protect private property – the conservation easement.

 

Wetlands Assistance Guide for Landowners
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The State recognizes that private landowners are stewards of a natural resource in which many of the benefits are accrued to the public. Ninety-seven percent of Texas’ land is privately owned and managed, and as such, management decisions on these lands are made by private landowners.

 

Ranching as a Conservation Strategy - Can Old Ranchers Save the New West?
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Working ranches are often promoted as means of private rangeland conservation because they can safeguard ecosystem services, protect open space, and maintain traditional ranching culture.

 

Uniform Conservation Easement Act (with 2007 Amendments)
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The Act enables durable restrictions and affirmative obligations to be attached to real property to protect natural and historic resources.

 

Multi-Generational Ownership and Planning for Family Owned Properties
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The paper explains many of the common legal tools used by families to manage and/or transfer family lands, and gives a very good overview of the expectations and considerations families will face throughout the process.

 

Forever Donation
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A landowner recently asked us: What is the best way to ensure that the land I donate is not sold? We put the question to the land trust community and it generated quite a bit of activity on the land trust listserv.

 

Tax Benefits of Donating Conservation Land
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There are several kinds of tax benefits available to donors of land or conservation easements. This article attempts to summarize these benefits and provide some examples of how they work.

 

NRCS Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative and NFWF Recovered Oil Fund

In response to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, which is fouling beaches, marshes and mudflats all along the northern Gulf coast, the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) has created the Migratory Bird Habitat Initiative.& ...

 

What is a Land Trust?

Land trusts are non-profit organizations directly involved in the permanent protection of land and its resources for the public benefit. A trust may operate on a local, state, regional, or national level.

 

Bundle Of Rights Approach To Value
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The bundle of rights theory maintains that ownership of a parcel of real estate may embrace a great many rights, such as the right to its occupancy and use; the right to sell it in whole or in part; the right to bequeath; the right to transfer by contract for specified periods of time, the benefits to be derived by occupancy and use of the real estate.

 

2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation
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The 2014 Farm Bill Field Guide to Fish and Wildlife Conservation was prepared as an introduction for fish and wildlife conservation providers – the on-the-ground biologists and conservation partners who help deliver Farm Bill conservation programs to landowners.

 

13 Components of a Successful Transferable Development Right Program
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For those of you who don’t know, TDR stands for Transferable Development Rights. Simply put, these are typically programs that are designed by local government to allow for the free market transfer of subdivision or development rights from a rural (agricultural and/or conservation) zone to a designated development zone within a jurisdiction.& ...

 

Like-Kind Exchanges of Conservation Easements
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Certain individuals who own land with significant conservation value, for example landowners of wildlife habitat or open space, can preserve the character of their land, obtain additional property, and defer taxes on the transaction, all at the same time.

 

Working Lands For Wildlife
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Through Working Lands for Wildlife —a voluntary, incentive-based effort—the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and its conservation partners will provide landowners with technical and financial assistance to: Restore populations of declining wildlife species.

 

NextGen Conservation - Peninsula Open Space Trust engages Millennials in its mission.
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The 80 million-plus Millennials in the United States represent the next generation of potential land trust supporters and advocates.

 

Putting Smart Growth to Work in Rural Communities
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Many rural communities are facing challenges, including rapid growth at metropolitan edges, declining rural populations, and loss of working lands.

 

Conservation of Private Lands - Opportunities and Challenges for the States
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Private land conservation initiatives are a critical component of any state-level quality of life agenda. Although concerns over sprawl, including the loss of prime agricultural lands and significant green space, continue to be one of the underlying rallying cries in support of state-level smart growth initiatives, the fact remains that with few exceptions, conservation of privately-owned working lands has not received significant attention in smart growth literature or conferences.

 

Bosque Canyon Ranch v. Comm’r—Partnerships Denied Deductions for Conservation Easements Allowing Movable Homesites and Taxed on Disguised Sales of Homesites
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Bosque Canyon Ranch, L.P. located in the hill country of Texas was just denied $15.9 million of deductions claimed by partnerships for the donation of conservation easements on two grounds in a tax court decision.

 

A Land Conservation Vision for the Gulf of Mexico Region
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The Gulf Partnership is committed to Strategic Conservation, the identification of the most important areas in a region for conservation, restoration and long-term management.

 

The Conservation Easement Quiz
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Take a quick quiz and test your knowledge on conservation easements and learn if they can work for you.

 

Conservation Easement Paragraph Databank
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The CE Paragraph Databank is a work in progress assembled by the Stanford Conservation and Climate Change Drafting Committee and a number of CE professionals assisting in the work.

 

Conservation Easements and the 2010 Roth Conversion - A symbiotic relationship
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It may come as a shock, but there is a sort of symbiotic relationship at work between property owners with conservation easements and the IRS.

 

Using Conservation Easements to Protect Working Forests
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For decades, conservation easements have protected open space values such as wildlife habitat, ecological diversity, recreational access and aesthetics.

 

Farm and Forest Land Preservation With Conservation Easements
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This publication is intended to provide basic information on conservation easements for landowners, community leaders, students and other interested individuals.

 

The Importance of Land Trusts to Forestry
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Almost everyone in forestry has heard of land trusts since they have become a common fixture especially in areas that are rapidly urbanizing.

 

Conservation Easements - Donor Beware
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Conservation easements have garnered significant attention and gained popularity over the last few years due in part to the availability of federal tax deductions and Virginia state tax credits associated with conservation easements.

 

Easements prove valuable in efforts to protect land
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Practically no one had heard of conservation easements 15 years ago when Charleston native Herbert J. Butler began trying to protect his hundreds of acres of former rice fields.

 

State of the Land 2006, A brief inventory of public and private land in the United States
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“In wildness is the preservation of the world.” Quoted from an essay by Thoreau lamenting the way in which modern urban life has made natural resources into commodities and isolated people from the natural processes on which their lives depended.

 

An Overview of Financial Alternatives for Land Conservation Transactions
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Clearly, the motivation for a land conservation transaction is often the desire of the landowner to safeguard the property. However, this objective must be balanced with the need to maximize the return to the landowner.

 

Show Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals (424)
There are 424 resources serving High Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Easements Organizations & Professionals serving High Plains Region
Agricultural Law Attorneys
Alan Rhodes
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
D. Lynn Tate
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Farmers Legal Action Group
- St. Paul, MN
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
Roger Cox
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Sally A. Longroy
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Shareholder - Addison, TX
Texas Agriculture Law Blog
Tiffany Dowell Lashmet - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
The National Agricultural Law Center
- Fayetteville, AR
Tiffany Lashmet
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
Wade King
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Certified Appraisers
Aaron D. Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser - Junction, TX
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
B. L. Jones, III, ARA
Ag Texas FCS - Lubbock, TX
Brad J. Cottrell
Equitable AgriFinance - Amarillo, TX
Bruce Bailey, MAI
CBRE - Managing Director, Houston Office - Houston, TX
Bryan Bednarz, ARA
Capital Farm Credit, ACA - Lubbock, TX
Christopher J. Stallings, MAI
- Houston, TX
David J. Cross, ARA
Rabo AgriFinance - Amarillo, TX
Hall and Hall
- Billings, MT
J. Kyle Dudley
Kyle Dudley Appraisals - Canyon, TX
Jeffrey W. Briggs, MAI
- Dallas, TX
Jim Pat Mitchell, MAI
- Austin, TX
Jim W. Shepperd, MAI
Advanced Appraisal Group - Houston, TX
Joe W. Milkes, MAI CCIM
Milkes Realty Valuation - Owner - Plano, TX
Justin Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser - Junction, TX
Karl F. Armstead, ARA
Omega Properties - Fort Stockton, TX
L. Sam Middleton, ARA
Chas S. Middleton and Son - Appraiser, Manager - Lubbock, TX
Lannie B. Philley, AFM
Delta Land & Farm Mgmt Co, LLC - Appraiser, Manager - Mer Rouge, LA
M. Chad Dugger, ARA
Chas. S. Middleton & Son - Lubbock, TX
Mandy Quinn
Farmers National Company - Hereford, TX
Merrill E. Swanson, ARA
Valbridge Property Advisors/Dugger, Canaday, Grafe, Inc. - Senior Managing Director - San Antonio, TX
Mickey R. Nixon, ARA
Capital Farm Credit, ACA - Lubbock, TX
Paul E. Bierschwale, ARA
Bierschwale Land Company, LLC - Owner, Real Estate Appraiser, Real Estate Broker, Consultant - Junction, TX
Phil Bailey, MAI
TerraSource Valuation, LLC - Appraiser - Matthews, NC
Philip D. Bailey, MAI
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Senior Appraiser, Eastern US & International - Blacksburg, VA
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
Robert V. Hicks, MAI
Blair T. Stouffer & Assoc., Inc - Boerne, TX
Rudy R. Robinson, III, MAI
- Austin, TX
Russell Patrick
- Amarillo, TX
Scruggs Love
Love & Associates - Hondo, TX
Southern Forestry Consultants, Inc.
- Bainbridge, GA
Stephen (Kris) Armstead
Omega Appraisals, LLC - Midland, TX
Steven J. Bilicek
Texas Ag Realty - Houston , TX
Tom Benton
TxPan Appraisal (Clift Land Brokers) - Borger, TX
Uchenna C. Eboh, SRA
Certified General Appraiser - Anchor Link Inc. - Lubbock, TX
V. Keith Barlow, ARA, MAI
Barlow Appraisal Associates - Midland, TX
Warren E. Peters, ACF
Peters Forest Resources, Inc. - Baton Rouge, LA
Conservation Groups and Associations
A Rocha USA
Mark Purcell - Executive Director - Fredericksburg, TX
Access Fund
- Boulder, CO
Agrarian Trust
Ian McSweeney - Director - Weare, NH
AGree
- Washington, DC
America's Longleaf Restoration Initiative
Kyle Jones - USDA Forest Service Regional Longleaf Pine Restoration Coordinator - Tallahassee, FL
American Agri-Women
- Colchester, VT
American Battlefield Trust
- Washington, DC
American Farm Bureau Federation
- Washington, DC
American Forest Foundation
- Washington, DC
American Forests
- Washington, DC
American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts
Sandra Tassel - Program Coordinator - Bellingham, WA
American Hiking Society
- Silver Spring, MD
American Tree Farm System
Paul DeLong - Senior Vice President, ATFS & Conservation - Washington, DC
Arbor Day Foundation
- Nebraska City, NE
Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Washington, DC
Bat Conservation International
- Austin, TX
Bee City USA
An Initiative of the Xerces Society - Portland, OR
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
- Brighton, CO
Bisbee's Fish & Wildlife Conservation Fund
Richard Bisbee - President - Frisco, TX
Black Bear Conservation Coalition
- Clinton, LA
Butterflies and Their People
Dr. Ellen Sharp - Board Member and Project Director - Capulin, 
Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute
- Kingsville, TX
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - New Brunswick Chapter
Roberta Clowater - Executive Director - Fredericton, NB
Center for Collaborative Conservation
Warner College of Natural Resources - Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Center for Large Landscape Conservation
- Bozeman, MT
Chihuahuan Desert Nature Center
- Fort Davis, TX
Chronic Wasting Disease Alliance
- Missoula, MT
CitSci.org
Greg Newman - Natural Resource Ecology Laboratory at Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Law Center
Christian Freitag - Director - Bloomington, IN
Conservation Technology Information Center (CTIC)
- West Lafayette, IN
Continental Dialogue on Non-Native Forests Insects and Diseases
- Sheffield, MA
Ducks Unlimited - Texas
Todd Merendino - Manager, Conservation Programs - Richmond, TX
EarthShare of Texas
- Austin, TX
Ecological Restoration Business Association
- Tysons, VA
EcoResults!
- Flagstaff, AZ
Equine Land Conservation Resource
- Lexington, KY
Family Farm Alliance
Dan Keppen - Executive Director - Klamath Falls, OR
Farmers For Monarchs
Franklin Holley - Keystone, CO
Forest Stewards Guild
- Santa Fe, NM
Forest Stewardship Council
- Minneapolis, MN
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
- Bartlesville, OK
Great Ecology
- San Diego, CA
Great Plains Institute for Sustainable Development
Gail Nosek - Communications Director - Minneapolis, MN
Green School Alliance
- New York, NY
Gulf Coast Joint Venture
Barry Wilson, USFWS - GCJV Coordinator - Lafayette, LA
Gulf Restoration Network
- New Orleans, LA
Images for Conservation Fund
John F. Martin - Chairman - Edinburg, TX
Independent Cattlemen’s Association of Texas
Bill Hyman - Executive Director - Lockhart, TX
Itasca Ladyslipper Farm
Carol Steele - Grand Rapids, MN
Jason Theriot
The Earth Partners - Houston, TX
John Sanderson
Center for Collaborative Conservation - Director - Fort Collins, CO
Journey North
- Madison, WI
Land Conservation and Advocacy Trust
Steve Meltzer - Founder and Executive Director - Framingham, MA
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Lone Star Chapter Sierra Club
- Austin, TX
Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture
Keith McKnight - Coordinator - Vicksburg, MS
Mad Agriculture
- Boulder, CO
Metro Blooms
Becky Rice - Executive Director - Minneapolis, MN
Milkweed Market
Monarch Watch - Lawrence, KS
Monarch Butterfly and Pollinators Conservation Fund
- Washington, DC
Monarch Butterfly Habitat Exchange
Chandler Clay, Environmental Defense Fund - Communications Manager - Austin, TX
Monarch Collaborative
Keystone Policy Center - Keystone, CO
Monarch Joint Venture
- St. Paul, MN
Monarch Larva Monitoring Project
- Madison, WI
Monarch Watch
Orley R. 'Chip' Taylor - Founder & Director - Lawrence, KS
Moore-Odom Wildlife Foundation, Inc.
Jennie Scalfano - Director / Vice President - Orange, TX
Mule Deer Foundation
- Salt Lake City, UT
MultiState Conservation Grant Program
- Washington, DC
National Association of State Foresters
- Washington, DC
National Audubon Society
- New York, NY
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
National Deer Association
- Bogart, GA
National Family Farm Coaltion
- Washington, DC
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
- Washington, DC
National Forestry Association
Keith A. Argow - President, Director at Large - Vienna, VA
National Grazing Lands Coalition
Monti Golla - National GLC Executive Director - College Station, TX
National Trust for Historic Preservation
- Washington, DC
National Wild Turkey Federation
- Edgefield, SC
National Wildlife Federation
- Reston, VA
National Wildlife Federation - South Central Regional Center
- Austin, TX
Native Plant Society of Texas
- Fredericksburg, TX
Native Seeds-SEARCH
- Tucson, AZ
No-till on the Plains
- Berryton, KS
Oaks and Prairies Joint Venture
James Giocomo - Joint Venture Coordinator - Round Rock, TX
Park Cities Quail
- Dallas, TX
Parks for Pollinators
National Recreation and Park Association - Ashburn, VA
Partnerscapes
Steve Jester - Executive Director - Pueblo, CO
Partnership for Southern Forestland Conservation
- Clemson, SC
Partnership of Rangeland Trusts
- Arvada, CO
Pheasants Forever
- St Paul, MN
Pinchot Institute for Conservation
V. Alaric Sample - President - Washington, DC
Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV)
- Erie, CO
Pollinator Partnership
- San Francisco, CA
Pollinators Prospering People
Project Monarch Health
- Athens, GA
Quail and Upland Wildlife Federation, Inc.
Craig A. Alderman - Executive Director - Buffalo, MO
Quail Coalition
- Dallas, TX
Quail-Tech Alliance
- Dallas, TX
Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
- Washington, DC
Ranchers and Landowners Association of Texas
Fidel C. Ramirez - President - Liberty, TX
Rob and Bessie Welder Wildlife Foundation
- Sinton, TX
Robert R Bryan
Forest Synthesis - President/Habitat Conservation Forester - Harpswell, ME
Savory Institute
- Boulder, CO
Shortleaf Pine Initiative
- Athens, GA
Soil and Water Conservation Society
- Ankeny, IA
Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Curtis R Hopkins, Ph.D. - Executive Secretary - Flora, MS
Southeastern Grasslands Initiative
- Clarksville, TN
Southern Group of State Foresters
- Garner, NC
Sportsmen for Responsible Energy Development
Judith KohlerCO
Sustainable Forestry Initiative
Kathy Abusow - President and CEO - Washington, DC
Sustainable Forests Roundtable
Sustainable Monarchs
- North Platte, NE
Terrafirma RRG LLC
- Burlington, VT
Texan by Nature
- Austin, TX
Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute (NRI)
- College Station, TX
Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association
Tim Niedecken - Executive director, association services - Fort Worth, TX
Texas Audubon
- Austin, TX
Texas Cattle Feeders Association
- Amarillo, TX
Texas Coalition for Conservation
- Austin, TX
Texas Farm Bureau
Penny Cox - Communications Division - Waco, TX
Texas Forestry Association
- Lufkin, TX
Texas Land and Mineral Owners Association
- Austin, TX
Texas Land Trust Council
Lori Olson - Executive Director - Wimberly, TX
Texas Living Waters Project
- Austin, TX
Texas Oak Wilt Partnership
- College Station, TX
Texas Ornithological Society
Jim Hailey - President - Georgetown, TX
Texas Parks & Recreation Foundation
Sally Gavlik - Executive Director - Corpus Christi, TX
Texas Parks & Wildlife Foundation
- Dallas, TX
Texas Section - Society for Range Management (TSSRM)
- San Marcos, TX
Texas Speleological Association
Jessica Gordon - Chairman - Austin, TX
Texas Water Conservation Association
- Austin, TX
Texas Water Foundation
- Austin, TX
Texas Wildlife Association
Iliana Pena - Director of Conservation Programs - New Braunfels, TX
Texas Wildlife Association Foundation
- New Braunfels, TX
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation
Lindsay Thomas - Chairman - Washington, DC
The Conservation Fund
- Arlington, VA
The Fund for Wild Nature
- La Canada, CA
The Land Institute
- Salina, KS
The Longleaf Alliance
- Andalusia, AL
The Trust for Public Land, Texas State Office
- Dallas, TX
The Wildlife Society - Texas Chapter
- Burton, TX
The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
- Portland, OR
Thunder Bay Field Naturalists
Bruce Thacker - President - Thunder Bay, ON
Trout Headwaters, Inc.
- Livingston, MT
Trust for Public Land, Texas Office
- Dallas, TX
Turtle Islands Earth Stewards
Tyhson Banighen - Tappen, BC
U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA)
- Chesterfield, MO
Upper Pecos Watershed Association
- Pecos, NM
Upper Thames River Conservation Authority
- London, ON
USA National Phenology Network
- Tucson, AZ
Valleys 2000
Bill Huether - Treasurer - Bowmanville, ON
Ward Burton Wildlife Foundation
- Halifax, VA
Western Monarch Milkweed Mapper
Xerces Society
Wildlife Habitat Federation
- Cat Spring, TX
Wildlife Research Institute
- Julian, CA
Women, Food & Agriculture Network
- Ames, IA
Estate Planners
Allen B. Craig, III
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP - Houston, TX
Andrews Kurth LLP
Terri Lacy - Houston, TX
Bill Atwood, MBA, CFE, CFF, CPA
- Red Rock, TX
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins, P.C.
Jerry M. Scroggins, Jr. - Houston, TX
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P.
Charles W. Hall - Houston, TX
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
Lawrence J. Pirtle - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Kurt Andreason
Andreason Law Firm - Attorney at Law - Sugar Land, TX
Louis M. Ditta
Cenatiempo & Ditta LLP - Houston, TX
MacIntyre & McCulloch, LLP
W. Cameron McCulloch, Jr. - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Mayer Brown LLP
M. Marvin Katz - Houston, TX
Michael R. Tibbets
De Lange, Hudspeth, McConnell & Tibbets, LLP - Houston, TX
Morris Ostrom
Jason Ostrom - Houston, TX
R. Hal Moorman
Moorman Tate Haley Upchurch & Yates, LLP - Brenham, TX
Rodney C. Koenig
Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P. - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Roger Q Beck
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins - Houston, TX
Stefnee D. Ashlock
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins - Houston, TX
Stephen T. Dyer
Baker Botts L.L.P. - Houston, TX
Weycer, Kaplan, Pulaski & Zuber, P.C.
Paul Daniel Strug - Houston, TX
Winstead PC
Kyle Watson - Managing Shareholder - The Woodlands, TX
Estate Planning Attorneys
Alan V. Ytterberg
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Candace Windel
Windel Prewett PLLC - Houston, TX
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Celeste C. Lawton
Norton Rose Fulbright - Houston, TX
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Donna L. Courville
Boutin Jones Inc. - Of Counsel - Sacramento, CA
Donna Peck
Sprouse Shrader Smith PC - Amarillo, TX
Duncan E. Osborne
Osborne, Helman, Knebel & Scott, LLP - Partner - Austin, TX
George A. Hrdlicka
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, P.C. - Houston, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
Jack P. Eckels
Chamberlain, Hrdlicka, White, Williams & Martin, P.C. - Houston, TX
James E. Brill, P.C.
- Houston, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph C. Sleeth, Jr.
Norton Rose Fulbright - Houston, TX
Ken Nunley
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Kristi Franklin Hyatt
Cotton Bledsoe Tighe & Dawson, PC - Midland, TX
Larry George
Crain, Caton & James, PC - Houston, TX
Margaret Menicucci
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Austin, TX
Mark A. Jacob
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Michael J. Cenatiempo
Cenatiempo & Ditta LLP - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Morris Ostrom
Jason Ostrom - Houston, TX
Paige K. Ben-Yaacov
Baker Botts - Houston, TX
R. Eric Viehman
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Ronald W. Kesterson
Baker Botts L.L.P. - Houston, TX
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Sarah Patel Pacheco
Crain, Caton & James, P.C. - Houston, TX
Scott A. Schepps
Jackson Walker - Partner - Houston, TX
Simon Sidamon-Eristof
Kalbian Hagerty LLP - of Counsel - Washington, DC
Stephanie E. Donaho
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Winstead PC
Stephanie Loomis-Price - Houston, TX
Yolanda C. Knull
Ytterberg Deery Knull LLP - Houston, TX
Federal and State Tax Incentives and Programs
Agricultural Tax Appraisal Based on Wildlife Management
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Wildlife Division Private Lands and Habitat Program - Austin, TX
Current Use Program
- Concord, NH
Current Use Tax Program
- Montpelier, VT
Database of State Incentives for Renewables & Efficiency
N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center - Raleigh, NC
Federal Endangered Species Tax Deduction
US Fish and Wildlife Service - Arlington, VA
Forest Conservation - Property Tax Benefits
Massachusetts Energy & Environmental AffairsMA
Glacial Habitat Restoration Area Program
- Madison, WI
Green Acres tax deferral program
MN
Illinois Tax programs for Tax Reductions
- Springfield, IL
Managed Forest Law
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources - Madison, WI
Native Prairie and Wildlife Habitat - Property Tax Benefits
- Des Moines, IA
Native Prairie Tax Exemption Program
Minnesota Department of Natural ResourcesMN
Open Space Conservation - Property Tax Benefits
- Crownsville, MD
Property Tax Benefits for Maintaining Land Use
Georgia Department of RevenueGA
Reforestation Tax Credit Program
- Oregon Department of Forestry - Salem, OR
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Waterfowl Restoration Program
- Cambridge, MD
Wildlife Management Tax Exemption
Comptroller, Property Tax Division - Austin, TX
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Association pour la protection de l'environnement du lac Saint-Charles (APEL)
Jean-claude Valliere - Quebec, QC
Brenda Schick
Singing Stream Conservation Consultants - Principal - La Jolla, CA
Colorado River Land Trust
- Austin, TX
John Sanderson
Center for Collaborative Conservation - Director - Fort Collins, CO
L'Ile du marais inc.
Angela Losito - Sainte-Catherine-de-Hatley, QC
Land Legacy
- Tulsa, OK
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Margo Heekin
- Land Trust Consultant - Fort Bragg, CA
Mitigation Futures Conservancy
- McKinney, TX
North American Land Trust
- Chadds Ford, PA
Open Space Institute
Jennifer Grossman - Vice President New York Land Program - New York, NY
Orono Crown Lands Trust
June Smith - Orono, ON
Robert R Bryan
Forest Synthesis - President/Habitat Conservation Forester - Harpswell, ME
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation Habitat Trust Fund
- Moose Jaw, SK
Societe de Protection Fonciere de Saint-Adele
Jean-Louis Poirier - President - Saint-Adele, QC
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
Terrafirma RRG LLC
- Burlington, VT
Texas Agricultural Land Trust
- San Antonio, TX
Texas Land Conservancy
- Austin, TX
Texas Land Trust Council
Lori Olson - Executive Director - Wimberly, TX
The Native Prairies Association of Texas
- San Marcos, TX
The Nature Conservancy, Texas Field Office
- Houston, TX
Trust for Public Land, Texas Office
- Dallas, TX
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Belton, MO
Lawyers
Alejandro Sostre-Odio
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Partner - San Antonio, TX
Amy M. Mitchell
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP - Senior Counsel - Austin, TX
Burgess Jackson
Law Office of Burgess Jackson - Austin, TX
Candace Windel
Windel Prewett PLLC - Houston, TX
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
D. Lynn Tate
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Fizer Beck Webster Bentley & Scroggins, P.C.
Jerry M. Scroggins, Jr. - Houston, TX
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP
Lawrence J. Pirtle - Of Counsel - Houston, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
James B. Blackburn, Jr.
Blackburn & Carter - Houston, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
Mark A. Jacob
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
Michael R. Tibbets
De Lange, Hudspeth, McConnell & Tibbets, LLP - Houston, TX
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Patrick Reznik
Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Attorney and Counselor - Austin, TX
R. Hal Moorman
Moorman Tate Haley Upchurch & Yates, LLP - Brenham, TX
Roger Cox
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Ronald L. Holmes
Holmes Firm PC - Attorney - Dallas, TX
Smiley Law Firm, PC
Cynthia Smiley - Attorney/Owner - Austin, TX
Stephanie E. Donaho
Locke Lord LLP - Partner - Houston, TX
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Tiffany Lashmet
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - Assistant Professor & Extension Specialist, Agricultural Law - Amarillo, TX
Winstead PC
Stephanie Loomis-Price - Houston, TX
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Alan Rhodes
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Amy M. Mitchell
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP - Senior Counsel - Austin, TX
Arthur G. Uhl III
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Charles Wehland
Jones Day - Partner - Chicago, IL
Christopher B. Amandes
Partner - Morgan Lewis - Houston, TX
Conservation Law Center
Christian Freitag - Director - Bloomington, IN
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
David E. Whitten
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Addison, TX
David Hartman
Smith, Robertson, Elliott & Douglas, L.L.P. - Austin, TX
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Eric B. Darnell, ESQ.
Attorney & Counselor at Law - The Darnell Law Firm - El Paso, TX
Helen Currie Foster
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
Jean M. Flores
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Addison, TX
Jerry Webberman
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner, Austin Office - Austin, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Waterlaw - Aspen, CO
Kyle Ballard
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Of Counsel - Addison, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Paul Seals
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Sally A. Longroy
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Shareholder - Addison, TX
Smiley Law Firm, PC
Cynthia Smiley - Attorney/Owner - Austin, TX
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Thomas Kelsey
- Attorney at Law - Houston, TX
Waterlaw Patrick, Miller and Noto
Kevin L. Patrick - Denver, CO
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
State Funding / Technical Resources
Agricultural Loan Guarantee Program - Texas
Mindy Fryer - Grant Coordinator - Austin, TX
Agricultural Water Conservation Loan Program
Tom Entsminger - Texas Water Development Board - Austin, TX
Center for Invasive Species Eradication (CISE)
Texas Water Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Economic Development Program
Burl Carraway - Department Head, Sustainable Forestry - College Station, TX
Ecosystem Service Management
Texas Agrilife Extension - College Station, TX
Endangered Species and the Economy Program
- Austin, TX
Forest Stewardship Program - Texas
Shane Harrington - Program Leader - College Station, TX
GO TEXAN Partner Program
Allie Jones - Program Specialist - Austin, TX
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System
- College Station, TX
Innovative Water Technologies
Texas Water Development Board - Austin, TX
Interest Rate Reduction Program - Texas
- Austin, TX
John C. Zwonitzer
Texas A&M AgriLife Research - Associate Research Scientist - Lubbock, TX
Landowner Incentive Program
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Boise, ID
LIP Conserving Texas Rivers Funding Series
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
LIP Partners Watershed Funding Series
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Monarch Butterflies & Milkweed in Texas
Janis Bush, Ph.D., The University of Texas at San Antonio - Program Director - San Antonio, TX
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative
John Doty - Communications Director - Knoxville, TN
Nongame and Rare Species Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Pecos Watershed Conservation Initiative
Kirstin Neff - Manager, Southwest Rivers Program - Denver, CO
Rainwater Harvesting - Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Dotty Woodson - Extension Program Specialist – Water Resources - Dallas, TX
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Curtis R Hopkins, Ph.D. - Executive Secretary - Flora, MS
Specialty Crop Block Grant Program
- Austin, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Amarillo
- Amarillo, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Fort Stockton
Staci Schoenfeldt - District Office Manager - Fort Stockton, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Lubbock
Michael Clawson - District Extension Administrator - Lubbock, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center at Vernon
Dale Dunlap - Extension Administrator - Vernon, TX
Texas A&M AgriLife Water Education Network
- College Station, TX
Texas A&M Forest Service
- College Station, TX
Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute (NRI)
- College Station, TX
Texas Alliance for Water Conservation (TAWC)
- Lubbock, TX
Texas Coastal Wetlands
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension/SeaGrant - Houston, TX
Texas Conservation Action Plan
TPWD - Austin, TX
Texas Emissions Reduction Plan (TERP)
- Austin, TX
Texas Equine Incentive Program
- Austin, TX
Texas Farm and Ranch Lands Conservation Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Texas Prairie Wetlands Project (TPWP)
Taylor Abshier - Biologist - Richmond, TX
Texas Private Lands and Habitat Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Wildlife Division - Austin, TX
Texas Superstar®
Brent Pemberton - Texas A&M University Agricultural Research and Extension Center - Overton, TX
Texas Water Resources Institute
- College Station, TX
Texas Wildlife Diversity Program
John Davis - Program Director - Austin, TX
Texas Youth Hunting Program
Chris Mitchell - Director - San Antonio, TX
UNT Quail
- Denton, TX
Whitewater to Bluewater Project
Lisa Havel - Atlantic Coastal Fish Habitat Partnership Coordinator - Arlington, VA
Wildlife Habitat Assessment Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Young Farmer Grant Program
Texas Department of Agriculture - Austin, TX
Young Farmer Interest Rate Reduction Program
- Austin, TX
Tax Advisors
Bruce F. Berie
Berie Lamberth, L.L.P.TX
Jason B. Stinson, CCIM
Commercial Realty Services of Alabama, LLC - Managing Member & Principal - Gadsden, AL
Maxine Aaronson
Law Offices of Maxine Aaronson - Principal - Dallas, TX
The Simple Dollar
Trent Ham - Founder & ContributorIA
Water Street Solutions
- Peoria, IL
Tax Credit Brokers
Foss & Company
Tax Credit Specialists - San Francisco, CA

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Conservation Almanac

The Trust for Public Land has created the Conservation Almanac, which is a great resource for understanding the context of the conservation and conservation finance movements. Here you can see how much land has been protected in your state, which state and federal agencies have protected the land, the ratio of money spent to land conserved, and policies and programs that could help your state reach its conservation objectives.

 

Conservation Corridor Toolkit

Landscape corridors are among the most important conservation strategies in the face of global changes such as habitat fragmentation, habitat destruction, and climate change. We aim to bridge the science and practice of conservation corridors.  Conservation Corridor will provide up-to-date findings from science that will inform applied conservation.  And, we will highlight new innovations in applied conservation, with the goal of guiding the direction of applied science toward management needs. Click Here. 

 

COMET-FARM™

COMET-FARM™ is a  whole farm and ranch carbon and greenhouse gas accounting system.  The tool guides you through describing your farm and ranch management practices including alternative future management scenarios. Once complete, a report is generated comparing the carbon changes and greenhouse gas emissions between your current management practices and future scenarios.

 

Mitigation and Conservation Banking
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To many landowners a threatened or endangered (T&E) species on their property is anathema because it can herald all kinds of state and federal limitations on use of their property.& ...

 

Where Is the Carbon? Carbon Sequestration Potential from Private Forestland in the Southern United States
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Uncertainty surrounding the future supply of timber in the southern United States prompted the question, “Where is all the wood?” (Cubbage et al.

 

The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative - A range-wide plan for recovering bobwhites
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The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) is the unified range-wide strategy of 25 state wildlife agencies, with numerous conservation group and research institution partners, to achieve widespread restoration of native grassland habitats and huntable populations of wild quail.

 

A Guide to Successful Wildlife Food Plots - Blending Science with Common Sense
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This publication provides technical guidance and practical information for wildlife management beyond planting and managing food plots.  ...

 

Leveraging the Landscape - State of the Forest Carbon Markets 2012
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Over the last three years, projects that address the relationships between carbon and forests have moved from the sidelines of international climate action to center field.

 

What’s a quail worth?
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What’s a quail worth? The short answer — as it relates to a wild Texas quail — is $253 each, according to a recently completed survey of Texas quail hunters.

 

The Potential for Soil Carbon Sequestration
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Luke Nave from the University of Michigan Biological Station presents this video short course on the fact that the largest terrestrial carbon pool is contained in soils.

 

Grasslands and Carbon - Processes and Trends
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Rebecca McCulley of the University of Kentucky, Dept. of Plant & Soil Sciences presents this video short course on Grasslands, which make up 30% of the U.S ...

 

Forests and Carbon - Trends and Data for the U.S.
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In this video short course you can get the scoop on forestland carbon storage in the United States, which helps offset approximately 12% of US carbon emissions from fossil fuels.

 

Forest Carbon for the Private Landowner (Part 2) - Protocols, Projects and Opportunities

Andrea Tuttle presents this video short course ont forest carbon markets and how these can be used to capture and hold carbon on the landscape.

 

Forest Carbon for the Private Landowner (Part 1) - Basics of Carbon Offsets, Markets, and Trading
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Wondering about carbon offsets, credits, baselines, permanence and leakage? Get the carbon basics here and find out why forest offsets could be a bridge to the future.

 

Guide to Environmental Markets for Farmers and Ranchers
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The Guide to Environmental Markets for Farmers and Ranchers, produced by the American Farmland Trust (AFT), provides an overview of available market opportunities for environmental credits and services, how farmers and ranchers can get involved in them, and ways to encourage their continued growth.

 

Innovations in Market-Based Watershed Conservation in the United States - Payments for Watershed Services for Agricultural and Forest Landowners
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New innovations in payments for watershed services (PWS) have emerged in the past decade and are pointing the way toward watershed protection approaches that might effectively complement existing government conservation programs and incentives for rural landowners.

 

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due - Increasing Landowner Compensation for Ecosystem Services
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This report provides an overview of existing payment programs and markets, and discusses the concepts of bundling and stacking, offer policy recommendations, and provides examples of current efforts to more effectively integrate payment opportunities for landowners.

 

Ecosystem Service Market Development - The Role and Opportunity for Finance
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The creation of tradable credits for the development or preservation of ecosystem services has emerged as a method to provide such payments.

 

Getting Paid for Stewardship - An Agricultural Community Water Quality Trading Guide
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Agricultural producers are finding opportunities to get paid for their stewardship activities through water quality trading. Generally, they sell the amount of nutrients or sediment reduced by conservation practices.

 

Meeting Regulatory Needs with Voluntary Conservation
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Take a look at a PowerPoint presentation on market-based approaches as a voluntary means to reduce the cost of compliance with environmental regulations.& ...

 

Natural Resources Credit Trading Reference
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The purpose of the NRCS Natural Resource Credit Trading Reference is to provide an understanding of how environmental credit trading can be used to increase the provision of conservation and ecosystem services by agriculture.

 

Payments for Forest Carbon
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Payments for forest carbon sequestration are an emerging opportunity for small forest owners to earn additional income, and in turn to sustain both the economic and ecological values of the Northern Forest.

 

Guidance for the Establishment, Use, and Operation of Conservation Banks
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This document provides guidance on the establishment, use, and operation of conservation banks for the purpose of providing a tool for offset mitigating adverse impacts to species listed as threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended.

 

Conservation Banking
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This fact sheet was published by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in August 2012 is a two page primer on conservation banking with some history and information on how these banks are working today to promote species conservation and help mitigate habitat loss.

 

Restoration, Management, and Monitoring of Forest Resources in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley - Recommendations for Enhancing Wildlife Habitat
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The conservation objective in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley is to provide forested habitat capable of supporting sustainable populations of all forest dependent wildlife species.

 

A Land Conservation Vision for the Gulf of Mexico Region
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The Gulf Partnership is committed to Strategic Conservation, the identification of the most important areas in a region for conservation, restoration and long-term management.

 

Conservation buffers - wildlife benefits in Southeastern agricultural systems
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Conservation buffers such as filter strips, riparian buffers, grassed waterways, and field borders are especially applicable to southeastern landscapes and have multiple environmental benefits while serving to significantly improve wildlife habitats.

 

Bobwhite and Upland Songbird Response to CCRP Practice CP33, Habitat Buffers for Upland Birds
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Summary Findings The Habitat Buffers for Upland Birds practice (CP33) is the first Federal conservation practice to target species-specific population recovery goals of a national wildlife conservation initiative (the Northern Bobwhite Conservation Initiative).

 

Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture Operational Plan
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For a landscape supporting healthy native bird populations across the LMVJV

 

A Landowner’s Guide to Carbon Sequestration Credits

This guide offers a path for local landowners to earn additional income while helping diminish adverse effects of global climate change through implementation of carbon sequestration and other stackable incentives.

 

The Role of Farm Policy in Achieving Large-Scale Conservation - Bobwhite and Buffers
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The conservation provisions of the Farm Bill can produce more consistent positive wildlife habitat benefits when policy (program statutes, rules, practices, and practice standards) is developed in the context of explicit goals identified as part of large-scale conservation initiatives.

 

Managing working lands for northern bobwhite - the USDA NRCS Bobwhite Restoration Project
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There are 446 resources serving High Plains Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Conservation Markets Organizations & Professionals serving High Plains Region
Biologists / Ecologists
Advanced Ecology, LTD.
Keith Webb - Environmental Operations Manager - Center, TX
Andrew Eberly
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician I - Austin, TX
Austin D Carroll
Wiregrass Ecological Associates - President - Gulfport, MS
Blair Wildlife Consulting
Jenny Blair, C.W.B. - Principal - Kyle, TX
Brian Gottschalk
Adams Environmental - Sr. Environmental Scientist and Project Manager - San Antonio, TX
Chris Jewett
Native Establishments - Wildlife Biologist - Lubbock, TX
Clay Whitfill
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Courtney Jasik
Resource and Land Management, Inc. - Rangeland Ecologist - Pleasanton, TX
Damon Speidel
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician III - Austin, TX
David Riley
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Dusty Alexander
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Eric Keith
Project Manager - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Greg Simons
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist - San Angelo, TX
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Ocean Observing System
- College Station, TX
Hicks & Company
- Austin, TX
Hydrex Environmental, Inc.
Environmental Scientist - Clayton Collier - Nacogdoches, TX
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist / Environmental Scientist - Gunnison, CO
James Hall
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist II - Austin, TX
Joe Hamrick
Compliance and Wildlife - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
John Marksberry
Bird & Crawford Forestry - Forester / Wildlife Biologist - Center, TX
Jonathan Fife
Burns Forestry - Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Crockett, TX
Kyle Lassiter
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Kyndal Anderson
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Landowner Incentive Program
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Lisa Campbell
Water Resource Specialist - TAMU - Oceanography - College Station, TX
Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.
Adams Environmental - Vice President - San Antonio, TX
Mark Gray
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Mark Hefner
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Michael A. Petter
Resource & Land Management, Inc. - President - Pleasanton, TX
Neiman Environments Inc
- Junction, TX
Nicholas Kolbe
Kolbe Ranches and Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Realtor - Seguin, TX
Nick Fisher
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician - Austin, TX
Private Lands Biologist Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Ruben Cantu
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist, Certified Professional Rangeland Management - San Angelo, TX
Rufus Stephens
Rufus Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Ecologist - Boerne, TX
Sarah Kahlich
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Senior Wildlife Biologist - Austin, TX
Shane Kiefer
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Director of Ecological Services - Austin, TX
Shantel Porterfield
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist - Austin, TX
Siglo Group
Jonathan Ogren - Principal and Environmental Planner - Austin, TX
Sphere 3-Environmental
- Longview, TX
Steve Nelle
Private Independent Land Management Consulting - Wildlife Biologist / Rangeland Specialist - San Angelo, TX
Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
Clint Boal - Unit Scientist - Lubbock, TX
Texas Wildlife Management
Lin Poor, M.S. - Certified Wildlife Biologist - Austin, TX
Thomas DeWitt
Associate Professor - College Station, TX
Ty Higginbotham
Farm Bill Biologist - Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever - Wilson, TX
UNT Quail
- Denton, TX
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Lesser Prairie-Chicken
Sean Kyle - Lesser Prairie Chicken Program Manager - Topeka, KS
Whitenton Group, Inc.
- San Marcos, TX
Carbon Credits and Sequestration
American Carbon Registry
John Kadyszewski - Director - Arlington, VA
Bio-Logical Capital
Grant McCargo - Managing Director, Founder and CEO - Denver, CO
Blue Source
Jessica Stalberger - Office Manager - Murray, UT
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Cliff J. Sunda
Wildwood Environmental Credit Company, LLC - Vice President – Operations - Tyler, TX
Climate Action Reserve
- Los Angeles, CA
Ecosystem Investment Partners
- Baltimore, MD
Ecosystem Marketplace
- Washington, DC
Ecosystem Services Market Consortium
Debbie Reed - Executive Director - Falls Church, VA
EP Carbon
- Berkeley, CA
Family Forest Carbon Program
American Forest Foundation - Washington, DC
Finite Carbon
- Wayne, PA
Forest Carbon Fund
- Berkeley, CA
Forest Carbon Works
- Berkeley, CA
Forest Trends
- Washington, DC
Grassroots Carbon
- San Antonio, TX
Green Assets, Inc
- Wilmington, NC
Indigo Ag
- Boston, MA
Jason Theriot
The Earth Partners - Houston, TX
Locus Agricultural Solutions
- Solon, OH
Mad Agriculture
- Boulder, CO
Nori LLC
- Seattle, WA
Pachama
- San Francisco, CA
PastureMap
- San Francisco, CA
RES Brooks Creek Wetland Mitigation Bank
Ryan Owings - Client Solutions Manager - Houston, TX
SilviaTerra
Max Nova - Founder & Chief Operating Officer - San Francisco, CA
Soil Value Exchange, PBLLC
- Houston, TX
Soilworks
- San Antonio, TX
TerraCarbon LLC
- Peoria, IL
The Climate Trust
- Portland, OR
Wildwood Environmental Credit Company, LLC
Preston W. Smith - VP Business Development & Sales - Tyler, TX
Conservation Credit Markets
Advanced Ecology, LTD.
Keith Webb - Environmental Operations Manager - Center, TX
Blue Source
Jessica Stalberger - Office Manager - Murray, UT
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Climate Action Reserve
- Los Angeles, CA
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Ecological Restoration Business Association
- Tysons, VA
Ecosystem Marketplace
- Washington, DC
Ecosystem Services Market Consortium
Debbie Reed - Executive Director - Falls Church, VA
EP Carbon
- Berkeley, CA
Forest Carbon Fund
- Berkeley, CA
Forest Carbon Works
- Berkeley, CA
Forest Trends
- Washington, DC
Grassroots Carbon
- San Antonio, TX
Green Assets, Inc
- Wilmington, NC
Indigo Ag
- Boston, MA
Marstel-Day, LLC
- Fredericksburg, VA
Mitigation Solutions USA
- Center, TX
RES Brooks Creek Wetland Mitigation Bank
Ryan Owings - Client Solutions Manager - Houston, TX
Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC
Ross Guidry - Region Land Manager - Lafayette, LA
RiverBank Ecosystems
Adam Riggsbee, PhD - Austin, TX
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Senior Land Management Consultant - Loveland, CO
Soil Value Exchange, PBLLC
- Houston, TX
TerraCarbon LLC
- Peoria, IL
Fisheries Biologists
Austin D Carroll
Wiregrass Ecological Associates - President - Gulfport, MS
Barak Shemai
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Southwest Region - Aquatic Invasive Species Coordinator - Albuquerque, NM
Clint Wilson
Overton Fisheries, Inc. - Buffalo, TX
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
James Ballard
Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commision - Sport Fish Restoration Administrative Program Coordinator - Ocean Springs, MS
Landowner Incentive Program
Arlene Kalmbach - TPWD LIP Coordinator - Austin, TX
Lochow Ranch - Pond & Lake Management
- Bryan, TX
Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture
Keith McKnight - Coordinator - Vicksburg, MS
Overton Fisheries, Inc.
Todd and Kathy Overton - Owners - Buffalo, TX
Ross Carrie
Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - President - Huntsville, TX
SOLitude Lake Management
Paul Dorsett - Bryan, TX
Southern Sportsman Aquatics & Land Management
Scott Brown - Owner - Advance, NC
Texas Pro Lake Management
Steve Bardin - Comanche, TX
Thomas DeWitt
Associate Professor - College Station, TX
Todd Sink
Associate Professor & Fisheries Specialist - Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - College Station, TX
Tyler Fish Farm
Bob Waldrop - Owner - Ben Wheeler, TX
Foresters
Advanced Ecology, LTD.
Keith Webb - Environmental Operations Manager - Center, TX
American Forest Management
- Charlotte, NC
American Timber Trust
- Houston, TX
Austin D Carroll
Wiregrass Ecological Associates - President - Gulfport, MS
Blake L. Hamilton
Nature's Eye Consulting - Founder/Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Lufkin, TX
Brenden Gill
Forest Resource Consultants Inc - Area Manager - Silsbee, TX
Bryant Forestry
Charles M. Bryant, CF, ISA - Montgomery, TX
Buddy Rosser
Dean, Youens, & Rosser - Graduate Forester - Daingerfield, TX
Carl Herberg
Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc - Vice President - Texarkana, TX
Charles B. Burditt
Burditt Land & Place - President - Conroe, TX
Cliff J. Sunda
Wildwood Environmental Credit Company, LLC - Vice President – Operations - Tyler, TX
Colin Townsend
Morrow Land Group, LLC - Land Specialist & Forester - Jasper, TX
Crater, Johns and Hartman, LLP
Tom C. Crater - Consulting Forester - Lufkin, TX
East Texas Forestry Services
Steve Sutton - Avinger, TX
Ed Applequist
- Consulting Forester - Center, TX
Edward L. O'Brien
Forestry & Land Resource Consultants, Inc. - Brookeland, TX
Eric Watson
Champion Forest Resource Manageme - President - Huntsville, TX
FNC Forest Resource Management
James S Houser - Professional Forester - Jacksonville, TX
Franklin L. Williams
Forestry and Land Resource Consultants, Inc. - Lufkin, TX
Gary A. Burns, ACF
Burns Forestry - Owner - Crockett, TX
Gary E. Patterson, ACF
Patterson Forestry Consultants, LLC - Owner - Ruston, LA
Gary Price
- Bivins, TX
Idaho Timber of Carthage
John Peaslee - General Manager (Carthage Location) - Meridian, ID
Jacob Rustin
Forest Resource Consultants, Inc. - Area Manager - Nacogdoches, TX
Jakeb Pennington
Legacy Land & Timber - Forester - Devers, TX
Jay R. Tidwell
Landpoint Forestry, LLC - Bivins, TX
Jeffrey Williams, ACF
Williams Forestry - Certified Forester - Tyler, TX
Jenkins Forest Resources LLC
Thomas Paul Jenkins CF, ISA - Certified Forester - Humble, TX
Jimmy Don Thomas
Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc. - Forester - Arkadelphia, AR
Jimmy McNamara
FNC Forest Resource Management - Jacksonville, TX
Joel Rudolph
Morrow Land Group, LLC - Professional Forester - Nacogdoches, TX
John D. Ross
Burditt LLC - Senior Resource Forester - Conroe, TX
John Diehl
Diehl Forestry LLC - Bossier City, LA
John Heath
Forest Resource Consultants Inc - Area Manager - Lufkin, TX
John Kilian
Field Coordinator - Burns Forestry - Crockett, TX
John Marksberry
Bird & Crawford Forestry - Forester / Wildlife Biologist - Center, TX
John McRae
- Lufkin , TX
Jonathan Fife
Burns Forestry - Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Crockett, TX
Ken Braddock
HGT Group, LP - Nacogdoches, TX
Kynda Trim
FNC Forest Resource Management - Forester - Jacksonville, TX
Mark Bird, ACF
Principal / Forester / Realtor - Bird & Crawford Forestry - Center, TX
Mark Brian
Senior Vice President - Bird and Crawford Forestry - Center, TX
Mark Drahem
JMS Forestry Associates - Nacogdoches, TX
Mark Sikole
Pomeroy & McGowin Forest Managers - Monticello, AR
Michael P. Smith, ACF
Forestall Company, Inc. - President - Birmingham, AL
Michael Posey
American Forest Management - Area Manager - Groveton, TX
Mick Schmitt
FNC Forest Resource Management - Jacksonville, TX
Mike Bird, ACF
Principal / Forester - Bird & Crawford Forestry - Center, TX
Mike Young
FNC Forest Resource Management - Forest Technician - Jacksonville, TX
Pat Grissom
Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc - Forester - Texarkana, TX
Phil Wright
Kingwood Forestry Services, Inc - Forester - Texarkana, TX
Philip D. Bailey, MAI
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc. - Senior Appraiser, Eastern US & International - Blacksburg, VA
Ray Lott, ACF
Ray Lott & Associates, Inc. - President - Texarkana, TX
Richard Cole
Senior Forester - Burns Forestry - Crockett, TX
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
Robin Willhoite
United Timber Management Co. - Consulting Forester - Timpson, TX
Rodney Schroeder
American Forest ManagementTX
Ronald F. Billings
Texas Forest Service - Consulting Forester - College Station, TX
Ronnie Bane
Burditt Associates - Vice President - Conroe, TX
Scott Nevins
RecLand Realty, LLC - Forester/Agent (TX) - Monroe, LA
Sean Johnson
FNC Forest Resource Management - Forest Technician - Jacksonville, TX
Sherman Forestry Services LLC
- Diana, TX
Shortleaf Pine Initiative
- Athens, GA
Silva-Tech - South, Ltd.
Michael D. Bird, ACF - Forester - Center, TX
Southeast Prescribed Fire Update
North Carolina State University Extension Forestry - Raleigh, NC
Southern Forestry Consultants, Inc.
- Bainbridge, GA
Southern Forestry Management
Charles McKeever & George Gillespie - Hallsville, TX
Southern Group of State Foresters
- Garner, NC
Southern Timber Growers, Inc.
- Houston, TX
Spencer Burke
SKB Consulting LLC - Professional Forester - Crockett, TX
Stephen Muslow, CF
Muslow Forestry, Inc - Shreveport, LA
Teddy Reynolds, B.S.F., R.F., S.R.
Reynolds Forestry Consulting & Real Estate, PLLC - President/CEO - Magnolia, AR
Texas A&M Forest Service
- College Station, TX
Texas Forestry Association
- Lufkin, TX
The Longleaf Alliance
- Andalusia, AL
The Molpus Woodlands Group, LLC
- Jackson, MS
Tobias P. Ford Jr., PLS, RPLS
Tobias P Ford Land Surveying - St. Francisville, LA
Walsh Timber Co LLC
David Cupp - Zwolle, LA
Ward Timber Company Inc.
- Linden, TX
Warren E. Peters, ACF
Peters Forest Resources, Inc. - Baton Rouge, LA
William Douglas Stalnaker Jr.
Campbell Timber Management - Landman - Diboll, TX
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
William Muncrief
Forest Resource Consultants Inc - Area Manager - Jasper, TX
Geologists / Hydrologists
Brett Jordan
HydroGeo Designs LLC - Hydrologist/Engineer - Buena Vista, CO
C&S Environmental Consulting
Buford E. Collier - Senior Environmental Project Manager - Kilgore, TX
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
David R. Williamson, RPG
CRC, LLC International Archaeology & Ecology Consultants - Environmental Geologist - Chappell Hill, TX
ETTL Engineers & Consultants Inc.
Douglas E. Flatt - Chief Executive Officer - Tyler, TX
Fogarty Land and Environmental
Michael Fogarty - Earth Scientist - Canaan, NH
Gainco, Inc
Theresa Nix - Portland, TX
Horizon Environmental Services, Inc.
- Austin, TX
Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC)
Lisa Gonzalez - President and CEO - The Woodlands, TX
Hydrex Environmental, Inc.
Environmental Scientist - Clayton Collier - Nacogdoches, TX
James Armstrong
Rare Earth Science, LLC - Principal Geologist / Environmental Scientist - Gunnison, CO
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc.
- Cumberland, ME
TGE Resources, Inc.
Robin Franks, P.G., CHMM, RSO - President/Principal - Houston, TX
Land Trusts
American Farmland Trust
- Washington, DC
Association pour la protection de l'environnement du lac Saint-Charles (APEL)
Jean-claude Valliere - Quebec, QC
Brenda Schick
Singing Stream Conservation Consultants - Principal - La Jolla, CA
Colorado River Land Trust
- Austin, TX
John Sanderson
Center for Collaborative Conservation - Director - Fort Collins, CO
L'Ile du marais inc.
Angela Losito - Sainte-Catherine-de-Hatley, QC
Land Legacy
- Tulsa, OK
Land Trust Alliance
- Washington, DC
Margo Heekin
- Land Trust Consultant - Fort Bragg, CA
Mitigation Futures Conservancy
- McKinney, TX
North American Land Trust
- Chadds Ford, PA
Open Space Institute
Jennifer Grossman - Vice President New York Land Program - New York, NY
Orono Crown Lands Trust
June Smith - Orono, ON
Robert R Bryan
Forest Synthesis - President/Habitat Conservation Forester - Harpswell, ME
Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation
- Missoula, MT
Sage Advisors, LLC
- West Chester, PA
Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation Habitat Trust Fund
- Moose Jaw, SK
Societe de Protection Fonciere de Saint-Adele
Jean-Louis Poirier - President - Saint-Adele, QC
Sportsmen's National Land Trust
- Agawam, MA
Terrafirma RRG LLC
- Burlington, VT
Texas Agricultural Land Trust
- San Antonio, TX
Texas Land Conservancy
- Austin, TX
Texas Land Trust Council
Lori Olson - Executive Director - Wimberly, TX
The Native Prairies Association of Texas
- San Marcos, TX
The Nature Conservancy, Texas Field Office
- Houston, TX
Trust for Public Land, Texas Office
- Dallas, TX
Watershed Land Trust
Frank Austenfeld, J.D. - Executive Director - Belton, MO
Mediators
Design Workshop
Anna Laybourn - Principal - Aspen, CO
Gene Valentini
Texas Rural Mediation Services - Lubbock County DRC - Lubbock, TX
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
Mitigation Banks
Anderson Tract Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Big Woods on the Trinity Mitigation Bank
JoAnn Hill - Sales POC - Bank Sponsor POC - Center, TX
Bill Moore Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Mr. Wilson Sands - Sales POC - Bank Sponsor POC - Dallas, TX
Bio-Logical Capital
Grant McCargo - Managing Director, Founder and CEO - Denver, CO
Blue Elbow Swamp
Mario Mata - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
Brooks Creek Mitigation Bank
Mr. Matt Genotte - Sales POC - Bank Sponsor POC - Houston, TX
Bunker Sands Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor POC - Fort Worth, TX
Burleson Wetlands Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Mr. Larry R. Dixon - Bank Sponsor - Tyler, TX
Byrd Tract Mitigation Bank
Enron Oil & Gas Company - Bank Sponsor - Houston, TX
Call Junction
Lyme Timber Company - Hanover, NH
Camp Wood Conservation Bank
Dr. Blake Murden - Sponsor - Bank Sponsor POC - Austin, TX
Chocolate Bay Mitigation Bank
Lyme Timber Company - Hanover, NH
Clearwater Ranch Conservation Bank
Oakhurst Properties, LP - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
Cliff J. Sunda
Wildwood Environmental Credit Company, LLC - Vice President – Operations - Tyler, TX
Coastal Bottomlands
Mario Mata - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
Columbia Bottomlands Conservation MB
Ryan Owings - Sales POC - Bank Sponsor - Houston, TX
Cottonwood Creek Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Cottonwood Creek MB LLC - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
Cypress Slough Mitigation Bank
Jeremy Buechter - Bank Sponsor - Kilgore, TX
Daisetta Swamp
TCP II Daisetta - Bank Sponsor - Center, TX
Daisy Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor POC - Fort Worth, TX
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Ecosystem Investment Partners
- Baltimore, MD
Edmore Creek Mitigation Bank
Justin Reeves - Bank Sponsor - Longview, TX
Fall-Off Creek Mitigation Bank
TCP II Fall-Off, LLC - Bank Sponsor - Center, TX
Flat Creek Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 2.0 Bank)
The Scott Shaver Trust No. 2 - Bank Sponsor - Tyler, TX
Gin City
Gin City Restoration, LLC - Bank Sponsor - Huffman, TX
Greens Bayou
Ms. Corinne Meinert - Bank Sponsor - Houston, TX
Griffith League Ranch Conservation Bank
Scout Executive - Owner - Bank Sponsor POC - Austin, TX
Hawkins Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Hickory Pass/Ridge Conservation Banks
Hickory Pass LP - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
Hickory Ridge Conservation Bank
David Johnston - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
Houston Conroe Mitigation Bank
Chelsea Smith - Houston, TX
Katy Hockley Mitigation Bank
Mr. Brock Nedland - Bank Sponsor - Houston, TX
Keystone Mitigation Bank
Mr. J. Mike Bird - Bank Sponsor - Center, TX
KLAMM Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Lost Creek Brake
Mitigation Management LLC - Bank Sponsor - Center, TX
Lower Brazos River
Regent Properties, LLC - Bank Sponsor - Houston, TX
Martin Creek Mitigation Bank MCMB
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor POC - Fort Worth, TX
Michael A. Petter
Resource & Land Management, Inc. - President - Pleasanton, TX
Mill Branch Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Mill Branch, LLC - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
Mill Creek
Larry Gremminger - Sales POC - Bank Sponsor - Fayetteville, TX
Mitigation Solutions USA
- Center, TX
Mud Creek Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Murvaul Creek Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor POC - Fort Worth, TX
Mustang Ranch
Lyme Timber Company - Hanover, NH
OXBOW Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor POC - Fort Worth, TX
Patroon Bayou Mitigation Bank
Mitigation Management LLC - Bank Sponsor - Center, TX
Pineywoods Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Rattlesnake Mitigation Bank
Rattlesnake Conservation Partners Ltd - Bank Sponsor - Crockett, TX
Red Oak Umbrella Mitigation Bank - Palmer Tract (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Red Oak Umbrella Mitigation, LTD - Bank Sponsor - Rockwall, TX
RES Brooks Creek Wetland Mitigation Bank
Ryan Owings - Client Solutions Manager - Houston, TX
Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC
Ross Guidry - Region Land Manager - Lafayette, LA
Restoration Systems
- Raleigh, NC
RiverBank Ecosystems
Adam Riggsbee, PhD - Austin, TX
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Senior Land Management Consultant - Loveland, CO
Rockin' K on Chambers Creek Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Mr. Raymond J. Kane - Bank Sponsor - Dallas, TX
Sabal Wetland Preserve Mitigation Bank (Phase 1)
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Sabal Wetland Preserve Mitigation Bank Expansion (Phase 2)
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Scoober Creek Mitigation Bank
Mitigation Management LLC - Bank Sponsor - Center, TX
Sea Breeze Mitigation Bank
D. Mayes Middleton II Non-Exempt Trust - Bank Sponsor - Houston, TX
South Forks Trinity River Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
South Forks Trinity River Mitigation Bank Ten Mile Creek Tract
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Spellbottom
Mitigation Management, LLC - Bank Sponsor - Center, TX
Steele Creek Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Straus Medina Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Mr. Terry McKenzie - Bank Sponsor - Houston, TX
Trinity River Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Val Verde Conservation Bank
Val Verde Conservancy, LLC - Bank Sponsor - Austin, TX
West Mineola Mitigation Bank
Brent J Jasper - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
West Mud Creek Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
West Mud Reserve, LLC - Bank Sponsor - Bullard , TX
Wet Unlimited Mitigation Bank - Bigfoot Swamp Mitigation Area
WET Unlimited Mitigation Bank - Bank Sponsor - Fort Worth, TX
Wilbarger Creek Mitigation Bank (TXRAM 1.0 Bank)
Wilbarger Creek Mitigation Group - Bank Sponsor - Rockwall, TX
Wildwood Environmental Credit Company, LLC
Preston W. Smith - VP Business Development & Sales - Tyler, TX
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Alan Rhodes
Underwood Law Firm, P.C. - Shareholder - Amarillo, TX
Amy M. Mitchell
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP - Senior Counsel - Austin, TX
Arthur G. Uhl III
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Bradley Raffle
Conservation Capital - CEO - Eugene, OR
Cassie Gresham
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Charles Wehland
Jones Day - Partner - Chicago, IL
Christopher B. Amandes
Partner - Morgan Lewis - Houston, TX
Conservation Law Center
Christian Freitag - Director - Bloomington, IN
David Braun
Principal, Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
David E. Whitten
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Addison, TX
David Hartman
Smith, Robertson, Elliott & Douglas, L.L.P. - Austin, TX
David P. Smith
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Nossaman LLP - Los Angeles, CA
Eric B. Darnell, ESQ.
Attorney & Counselor at Law - The Darnell Law Firm - El Paso, TX
Helen Currie Foster
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Husch Blackwell LLP
- Dallas, TX
James P. Moorhead
Moorhead Law Group, LLC - Founder and Principal - Chicago, IL
Jean M. Flores
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Addison, TX
Jerry Webberman
Jackson Walker L.L.P. - Partner, Austin Office - Austin, TX
Jim D. Bradbury
James D. Bradbury, PLLC - Fort Worth, TX
Jonathan B. Cluck
The Nunley Firm - Boerne, TX
Joseph B.C. Fitzsimons
Uhl, Fitzsimons & Jewett, PLLC - Shareholder - San Antonio, TX
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Waterlaw - Aspen, CO
Kyle Ballard
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Of Counsel - Addison, TX
Lloyd Gosselink Rochelle & Townsend, P.C.
- Austin, TX
M. Reed Hopper
Pacific Legal Foundation - Principal Attorney, National Litigation Center - Sacramento, CA
Misti Schmidt
Conservation Partners LLP - Partner - Oakland, CA
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Paul Seals
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C. - Shareholder - Austin, TX
Sally A. Longroy
Guida, Slavich & Flores, P.C - Shareholder - Addison, TX
Smiley Law Firm, PC
Cynthia Smiley - Attorney/Owner - Austin, TX
Stephen J. Small, Esq.
Law Office of Stephen J. Small, Esq., P.C. - Cambridge, MA
Susan Armstrong
Armstrong Law - Austin, TX
Thomas Hall
Attorney and Counselor - Braun & Gresham, PLLC - Dripping Springs, TX
Thomas Kelsey
- Attorney at Law - Houston, TX
Waterlaw Patrick, Miller and Noto
Kevin L. Patrick - Denver, CO
William Hutton
Conservation Partners LLP - Of Council - Oakland, CA
Riparian and Wetlands Specialists
Advanced Ecology, LTD.
Keith Webb - Environmental Operations Manager - Center, TX
Blair Wildlife Consulting
Jenny Blair, C.W.B. - Principal - Kyle, TX
Brian Gottschalk
Adams Environmental - Sr. Environmental Scientist and Project Manager - San Antonio, TX
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Eric Keith
Project Manager - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Field Sport Concepts, LTD
- Charlottesville, VA
Goshawk Environmental Consulting Inc.
Zane Homesley - Founder/President - Austin, TX
Horizon Environmental Services, Inc.
- Austin, TX
Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC)
Lisa Gonzalez - President and CEO - The Woodlands, TX
James Ballard
Gulf States Marine Fisheries Commision - Sport Fish Restoration Administrative Program Coordinator - Ocean Springs, MS
Jason Theriot
The Earth Partners - Houston, TX
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Lochow Ranch - Pond & Lake Management
- Bryan, TX
Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture
Keith McKnight - Coordinator - Vicksburg, MS
Marstel-Day, LLC
- Fredericksburg, VA
Meadows Center for Water and the Environment
Andrew Sansom, Ph.D - Executive Director - San Marcos, TX
Preservation Texas
- Austin, TX
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Senior Land Management Consultant - Loveland, CO
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
Southern Sportsman Aquatics & Land Management
Scott Brown - Owner - Advance, NC
Steve Nelle
Private Independent Land Management Consulting - Wildlife Biologist / Rangeland Specialist - San Angelo, TX
TGE Resources, Inc.
Robin Franks, P.G., CHMM, RSO - President/Principal - Houston, TX
Whitenton Group, Inc.
- San Marcos, TX
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Andrew Eberly
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician I - Austin, TX
Austin D Carroll
Wiregrass Ecological Associates - President - Gulfport, MS
Blair Wildlife Consulting
Jenny Blair, C.W.B. - Principal - Kyle, TX
Blake L. Hamilton
Nature's Eye Consulting - Founder/Forester/Wildlife Biologist - Lufkin, TX
Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute
- Kingsville, TX
Chris Jewett
Native Establishments - Wildlife Biologist - Lubbock, TX
Clay Whitfill
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Damon Speidel
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician III - Austin, TX
David Riley
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service - College Station, TX
Dusty Alexander
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Region Manager - Austin, TX
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Eric Keith
Project Manager - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
Gary A. Burns, ACF
Burns Forestry - Owner - Crockett, TX
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
- Bartlesville, OK
Greg Simons
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist - San Angelo, TX
Gulf Coast Joint Venture
Barry Wilson, USFWS - GCJV Coordinator - Lafayette, LA
Hydrex Environmental, Inc.
Environmental Scientist - Clayton Collier - Nacogdoches, TX
Jacob Gaskamp
Wildland Systems Consulting - Wildlife Biologist - Chappell Hill, TX
James Hall
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist II - Austin, TX
Joe Hamrick
Compliance and Wildlife - Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - Huntsville, TX
John J. Kuhl
Hicks and Company - Austin, TX
Kevin Mote
District Leader - Cross Timbers Wildlife District - TPWD - May, TX
Kyle Lassiter
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Kyle Thigpen
Wildlife Biologist - Burns Forestry - Crockett, TX
Kyndal Anderson
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Landmark Wildlife Management LLC
Keith Olenick - Principal/Senior Biologist - Austin, TX
Lannie B. Philley, AFM
Delta Land & Farm Mgmt Co, LLC - Appraiser, Manager - Mer Rouge, LA
Lower Mississippi Valley Joint Venture
Keith McKnight - Coordinator - Vicksburg, MS
Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.
Adams Environmental - Vice President - San Antonio, TX
Mark Gray
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Mark Hefner
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist I - Austin, TX
Michael Gardiner
West Kerr Land Holdings, LLC. - Aledo, TX
Nathan Rains
Wildlife Diversity Biologist - Cross Timbers and Hill Country Wildlife Districts - TPWD - Cleburne, TX
Nicholas Kolbe
Kolbe Ranches and Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Realtor - Seguin, TX
Nick Fisher
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Wildlife Services Technician - Austin, TX
Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV)
- Erie, CO
Preservation Texas
- Austin, TX
Private Lands Biologist Program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department - Austin, TX
Quail Coalition
- Dallas, TX
Ricky ONeill
Neeley Forestry Service, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist and Certified Forester - Camden, AR
RiverBank Ecosystems
Adam Riggsbee, PhD - Austin, TX
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Senior Land Management Consultant - Loveland, CO
Roel Lopez
Director - Texas A&M Natural Resources Institute - College Station, TX
Rolling Plains Quail Research Ranch
Dr. Dale Rollins - Executive Director - Roby, TX
Ronnie Bane
Burditt Associates - Vice President - Conroe, TX
Ross Carrie
Raven Environmental Services, Inc. - President - Huntsville, TX
Ruben Cantu
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist, Certified Professional Rangeland Management - San Angelo, TX
Rufus Stephens
Rufus Wildlife Consulting - Wildlife Biologist/Ecologist - Boerne, TX
Sarah Kahlich
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Senior Wildlife Biologist - Austin, TX
Shane Kiefer
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Director of Ecological Services - Austin, TX
Shantel Porterfield
Plateau Land & Wildlife Management - Staff Biologist - Austin, TX
Siglo Group
Jonathan Ogren - Principal and Environmental Planner - Austin, TX
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies
Curtis R Hopkins, Ph.D. - Executive Secretary - Flora, MS
Southern Forestry Consultants, Inc.
- Bainbridge, GA
Southern Sportsman Aquatics & Land Management
Scott Brown - Owner - Advance, NC
Sphere 3-Environmental
- Longview, TX
Steve Nelle
Private Independent Land Management Consulting - Wildlife Biologist / Rangeland Specialist - San Angelo, TX
Teddy Reynolds, B.S.F., R.F., S.R.
Reynolds Forestry Consulting & Real Estate, PLLC - President/CEO - Magnolia, AR
Texas Wildlife Diversity Program
John Davis - Program Director - Austin, TX
Thomas DeWitt
Associate Professor - College Station, TX
UNT Quail
- Denton, TX
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Lesser Prairie-Chicken
Sean Kyle - Lesser Prairie Chicken Program Manager - Topeka, KS
Whitenton Group, Inc.
- San Marcos, TX
 

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Conservation Credits News Items
Texas electric grid seeks conservation amid spring weather - Republic World
4/14/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas electric grid seeks conservation amid spring weather    Republic World

Biden pitches $2.3T infrastructure plan as cure for Texas grid failure, but it’s not in the fine print - The Dallas Morning News
4/13/2021 3:00:00 AM
Biden pitches $2.3T infrastructure plan as cure for Texas grid failure, but it’s not in the fine print    The Dallas Morning News

Black and White Fashion Show brings awareness to the runway - North Texas e-News
4/10/2021 3:00:00 AM
Black and White Fashion Show brings awareness to the runway    North Texas e-News

‘The real deal’ — historic house was Texian Army headquarters during the Texas Revolution. Should a developer be allowed to move it? - San Antonio Express-News
3/19/2021 3:00:00 AM
‘The real deal’ — historic house was Texian Army headquarters during the Texas Revolution. Should a developer be allowed to move it?    San Antonio Express-News

House speaker pushes using Texas savings, Biden relief money to help weatherproof power plants - The Dallas Morning News
3/12/2021 3:00:00 AM
House speaker pushes using Texas savings, Biden relief money to help weatherproof power plants    The Dallas Morning News

Texas College Students Save More Than $25 Million on Textbooks and Course Materials with Subscription Service - PRNewswire
3/11/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas College Students Save More Than $25 Million on Textbooks and Course Materials with Subscription Service    PRNewswire

Texas Brigades summer camps offer wildlife experience | AgriLife Today - AgriLife Today
3/10/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Brigades summer camps offer wildlife experience | AgriLife Today    AgriLife Today

Austin City Council approves $10 million in Utility Bill Relief and other measures to help those dealing with winter storm - AustinTexas.gov
3/4/2021 3:00:00 AM
Austin City Council approves $10 million in Utility Bill Relief and other measures to help those dealing with winter storm    AustinTexas.gov

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality: Force Majeure Defense - The National Law Review
3/2/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality: Force Majeure Defense    The National Law Review

'Unrelenting': Texas snowstorm forces UMass Texans to face a freezing winter - The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
3/1/2021 3:00:00 AM
'Unrelenting': Texas snowstorm forces UMass Texans to face a freezing winter    The Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Editorial: Blow, baby, blow. Wind is a fair-weather friend — but it delivers for Texas. - Houston Chronicle
3/1/2021 3:00:00 AM
Editorial: Blow, baby, blow. Wind is a fair-weather friend — but it delivers for Texas.    Houston Chronicle

The Texas Power Crisis, New Home Construction, and Electric Heating - Energy Institute at Haas
2/22/2021 3:00:00 AM
The Texas Power Crisis, New Home Construction, and Electric Heating    Energy Institute at Haas

Thousands of cold-stunned turtles rescued from freezing temperatures in Texas nearing release - Yahoo! Voices
2/18/2021 3:00:00 AM
Thousands of cold-stunned turtles rescued from freezing temperatures in Texas nearing release    Yahoo! Voices

Texas group urges legislature to end isolation of long-term care residents, Abbott's emergency order - The Center Square
2/15/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas group urges legislature to end isolation of long-term care residents, Abbott's emergency order    The Center Square

How Pandemics Affect Societies - Texas A&M Today - Texas A&M University Today
1/28/2021 3:00:00 AM
How Pandemics Affect Societies - Texas A&M Today    Texas A&M University Today

City Opens Application Process for Affordable Housing 4% Tax Credit Resolution Applications - AustinTexas.gov
1/11/2021 3:00:00 AM
City Opens Application Process for Affordable Housing 4% Tax Credit Resolution Applications    AustinTexas.gov

Trump heads to Texas border in final days of presidency to showcase wall - KTLA Los Angeles
1/11/2021 3:00:00 AM
Trump heads to Texas border in final days of presidency to showcase wall    KTLA Los Angeles

Texas man whose sentence was commuted by Obama is arrested on new federal drug charges - KTLA
12/11/2020 3:00:00 AM
Texas man whose sentence was commuted by Obama is arrested on new federal drug charges    KTLA

Chicken Salad Chick Expands Texas Footprint With Debut In Waco - PRNewswire
12/3/2020 3:00:00 AM
Chicken Salad Chick Expands Texas Footprint With Debut In Waco    PRNewswire

“Guardians of the Gulf” to Screen Online for Free All December Through the Wild Texas Film Tour - Business Wire
12/1/2020 3:00:00 AM
“Guardians of the Gulf” to Screen Online for Free All December Through the Wild Texas Film Tour    Business Wire

Visit with a family of Asian elephants in the Texas Hill Country - The Killeen Daily Herald
11/4/2020 3:00:00 AM
Visit with a family of Asian elephants in the Texas Hill Country    The Killeen Daily Herald

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas to Issue Premium Relief reaffirming its ongoing support and commitment to members, customers and communities - PRNewswire
10/6/2020 3:00:00 AM
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas to Issue Premium Relief reaffirming its ongoing support and commitment to members, customers and communities    PRNewswire

The Anti-Indigenous Handbook - The Texas Observer
9/25/2020 3:00:00 AM
The Anti-Indigenous Handbook    The Texas Observer

California, Texas executive orders have permanently killed more than 28,000 businesses, report finds - The Center Square
9/25/2020 3:00:00 AM
California, Texas executive orders have permanently killed more than 28,000 businesses, report finds    The Center Square

RENEWABLE ENERGY: Chinese-backed wind project sparks Texas border brawl - E&E News
8/27/2020 3:00:00 AM
RENEWABLE ENERGY: Chinese-backed wind project sparks Texas border brawl    E&E News

Daphne Prairie and other Texas grasslands can store carbon and help fight climate change - The Texas Tribune
8/20/2020 3:00:00 AM
Daphne Prairie and other Texas grasslands can store carbon and help fight climate change    The Texas Tribune

Commissioners to reconsider Texas State University polling location - San Marcos Daily Record
8/17/2020 3:00:00 AM
Commissioners to reconsider Texas State University polling location    San Marcos Daily Record

Col. Chad Jones brings vision, experience to lead Texas game wardens - San Antonio Express-News
8/6/2020 3:00:00 AM
Col. Chad Jones brings vision, experience to lead Texas game wardens    San Antonio Express-News

Near Space Labs expands high-altitude Earth imagery to Texas and ramps remote deployment - TechCrunch
6/26/2020 3:00:00 AM
Near Space Labs expands high-altitude Earth imagery to Texas and ramps remote deployment    TechCrunch

A Path to Progress: How Voluntary Climate Action Could Redefine the Texas Fossil Fuel Landscape - Council on Foreign Relations
6/25/2020 3:00:00 AM
A Path to Progress: How Voluntary Climate Action Could Redefine the Texas Fossil Fuel Landscape    Council on Foreign Relations

Study Credits Texas Pumas For Reviving Florida Panthers - WUSF News
7/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Study Credits Texas Pumas For Reviving Florida Panthers    WUSF News

Fuel conservation, strategy negates dominant Texas IndyCar run for Ryan Hunter-Reay - Autoweek
6/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fuel conservation, strategy negates dominant Texas IndyCar run for Ryan Hunter-Reay    Autoweek

PUBLIC LANDS: In Texas borderlands, wall fight hinges on nuance - E&E News
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
PUBLIC LANDS: In Texas borderlands, wall fight hinges on nuance    E&E News

Need Texas property tax relief? Here's one strange loophole. - The Texas Tribune
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Need Texas property tax relief? Here's one strange loophole.    The Texas Tribune

The Secrets Behind San Antonio's Water Conservation Success - StateImpact Texas
5/22/2012 3:00:00 AM
The Secrets Behind San Antonio's Water Conservation Success    StateImpact Texas

Conservation Easements News Items
USDA celebrates 5 million acres enrolled in conservation easements - North Texas e-News
4/3/2021 3:00:00 AM
USDA celebrates 5 million acres enrolled in conservation easements    North Texas e-News

Texas company specializes in luxury, resortlike ranch rentals with thousands of unspoiled acres and luxurious amenities - San Antonio Express-News
4/1/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas company specializes in luxury, resortlike ranch rentals with thousands of unspoiled acres and luxurious amenities    San Antonio Express-News

Texas A&M Forest Service acquires Fox Hunters Hill - KTRE
3/31/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas A&M Forest Service acquires Fox Hunters Hill    KTRE

Southern Pine sells huge tract to wealthy Texas couple - Daily Inter Lake
2/9/2021 3:00:00 AM
Southern Pine sells huge tract to wealthy Texas couple    Daily Inter Lake

Texas Power Couple Acquires 125,800 Acres of Timberland West of Kalispell - Flathead Beacon
2/8/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Power Couple Acquires 125,800 Acres of Timberland West of Kalispell    Flathead Beacon

Texas A&M: Conservation Easements Yield Financial, Ecological Benefits, says report - India Education Diary
1/14/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas A&M: Conservation Easements Yield Financial, Ecological Benefits, says report    India Education Diary

Report: Conservation Easements Yield Financial, Ecological Benefits - Texas A&M Today - Texas A&M University Today
1/12/2021 3:00:00 AM
Report: Conservation Easements Yield Financial, Ecological Benefits - Texas A&M Today    Texas A&M University Today

Galveston Bay Foundation acquires more than 100 acres in Texas City for conservation - Community Impact Newspaper
12/31/2020 3:00:00 AM
Galveston Bay Foundation acquires more than 100 acres in Texas City for conservation    Community Impact Newspaper

Deadly Amoeba In Texas Water Supply Raises Concerns - Texas A&M Today - Texas A&M University Today
10/13/2020 3:00:00 AM
Deadly Amoeba In Texas Water Supply Raises Concerns - Texas A&M Today    Texas A&M University Today

Bigger in Texas: National Finals Rodeo moves to Texas for a year, amid COVID-19 pandemic - Tri-State Livestock News
9/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
Bigger in Texas: National Finals Rodeo moves to Texas for a year, amid COVID-19 pandemic    Tri-State Livestock News

RENEWABLE ENERGY: Chinese-backed wind project sparks Texas border brawl - E&E News
8/27/2020 3:00:00 AM
RENEWABLE ENERGY: Chinese-backed wind project sparks Texas border brawl    E&E News

A gift for Texas: Collins family donates easement on 531 acres in Williamson County - Austin American-Statesman
4/22/2020 3:00:00 AM
A gift for Texas: Collins family donates easement on 531 acres in Williamson County    Austin American-Statesman

Opinion: PUC Should Consider Easements in Line Case - Texas Tribune
1/12/2016 3:00:00 AM
Opinion: PUC Should Consider Easements in Line Case    Texas Tribune

Texas Lost Over 1 Million Acres Of Private Farm and Ranch Land In 15 Years - StateImpact Texas
10/2/2014 3:00:00 AM
Texas Lost Over 1 Million Acres Of Private Farm and Ranch Land In 15 Years    StateImpact Texas

Conservation Markets News Items
Cars Navigate Flooded Streets in Abilene, Texas - Yahoo Entertainment
4/28/2021 9:45:42 AM
Cars Navigate Flooded Streets in Abilene, Texas    Yahoo Entertainment

Blackout scare prompts more warnings that Texas power grid can’t be relied on - The Boston Globe
4/15/2021 3:00:00 AM
Blackout scare prompts more warnings that Texas power grid can’t be relied on    The Boston Globe

Laura Bush nature group picks 4 Texas conservation projects to help - CultureMap Houston
4/14/2021 3:00:00 AM
Laura Bush nature group picks 4 Texas conservation projects to help    CultureMap Houston

Texas Blackout Scare Renews Call to Rein In Unruly Power Market - Bloomberg
4/14/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Blackout Scare Renews Call to Rein In Unruly Power Market    Bloomberg

During The Pandemic, Texas Was A Top Spot To Move To - News/Talk 790 KFYO
4/8/2021 3:00:00 AM
During The Pandemic, Texas Was A Top Spot To Move To    News/Talk 790 KFYO

The Final Sale: Support Pours in for Texas Trooper Chad Walker Killed on Duty - Agweb Powered by Farm Journal
4/2/2021 3:00:00 AM
The Final Sale: Support Pours in for Texas Trooper Chad Walker Killed on Duty    Agweb Powered by Farm Journal

Cotton Dips to Over One-Month Low on Firm Dollar, Texas Rains - Agweb Powered by Farm Journal
3/24/2021 3:00:00 AM
Cotton Dips to Over One-Month Low on Firm Dollar, Texas Rains    Agweb Powered by Farm Journal

Real estate mogul's opulent Texas mansion graces market at $34.5 million - CultureMap Dallas
3/17/2021 3:00:00 AM
Real estate mogul's opulent Texas mansion graces market at $34.5 million    CultureMap Dallas

Texas, Hedg'Em – Energy Institute Blog - Energy Institute at Haas
3/15/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas, Hedg'Em – Energy Institute Blog    Energy Institute at Haas

House speaker pushes using Texas savings, Biden relief money to help weatherproof power plants - The Dallas Morning News
3/12/2021 3:00:00 AM
House speaker pushes using Texas savings, Biden relief money to help weatherproof power plants    The Dallas Morning News

The answer to the Texas grid problem is more free markets, not less - The Dallas Morning News
3/8/2021 3:00:00 AM
The answer to the Texas grid problem is more free markets, not less    The Dallas Morning News

Impact of winter storm on Texas exotic game ranches still being weighed - KXXV News Channel 25
3/6/2021 3:00:00 AM
Impact of winter storm on Texas exotic game ranches still being weighed    KXXV News Channel 25

McDermott Supercharges Energy Transactions Market with Texas-Based Private Equity and M&A-Focused Duo - PRNewswire
3/4/2021 3:00:00 AM
McDermott Supercharges Energy Transactions Market with Texas-Based Private Equity and M&A-Focused Duo    PRNewswire

Texas Power Crisis: An Emerging Buying Opportunity - Forbes
3/1/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Power Crisis: An Emerging Buying Opportunity    Forbes

Texas's Electricity, Coronavirus Dining Make Case for Dynamic Pricing - Bloomberg
2/28/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas's Electricity, Coronavirus Dining Make Case for Dynamic Pricing    Bloomberg

Texas home sales, median price break records while housing inventory hits all-time low - PRNewswire
2/25/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas home sales, median price break records while housing inventory hits all-time low    PRNewswire

What Those Shocking Texas Power Bills Have in Common With Uber Surges, Broadway Tickets, and Airfare - Slate
2/25/2021 3:00:00 AM
What Those Shocking Texas Power Bills Have in Common With Uber Surges, Broadway Tickets, and Airfare    Slate

What's behind $15,000 electricity bills in Texas? - The Conversation US
2/24/2021 3:00:00 AM
What's behind $15,000 electricity bills in Texas?    The Conversation US

The Texas Energy Crisis Brings Environmental Justice Issues Home - Triple Pundit
2/23/2021 3:00:00 AM
The Texas Energy Crisis Brings Environmental Justice Issues Home    Triple Pundit

Texas grocery chain H-E-B places temporary limits on food and supplies - CultureMap Dallas
2/19/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas grocery chain H-E-B places temporary limits on food and supplies    CultureMap Dallas

Texas Freeze Will Cost Ag Producers Millions in Lost Production - Agweb Powered by Farm Journal
2/19/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Freeze Will Cost Ag Producers Millions in Lost Production    Agweb Powered by Farm Journal

As power returns, Texas energy firms slowly emerge from deep freeze - Reuters
2/19/2021 3:00:00 AM
As power returns, Texas energy firms slowly emerge from deep freeze    Reuters

How the Texas Electricity System Produced Low-Cost Power but Left Residents Out in the Cold - EcoWatch
2/19/2021 3:00:00 AM
How the Texas Electricity System Produced Low-Cost Power but Left Residents Out in the Cold    EcoWatch

FACTBOX: Petroleum, power markets show signs of easing as Texas power returning - S&P Global
2/18/2021 3:00:00 AM
FACTBOX: Petroleum, power markets show signs of easing as Texas power returning    S&P Global

Texas power outages pressure NRG Energy company debt - MarketWatch
2/18/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas power outages pressure NRG Energy company debt    MarketWatch

Energy Fairness: Deregulation to blame for Texas energy meltdown - PRNewswire
2/18/2021 3:00:00 AM
Energy Fairness: Deregulation to blame for Texas energy meltdown    PRNewswire

Deep Freeze in Texas Impacting Food Supplies - Agweb Powered by Farm Journal
2/18/2021 3:00:00 AM
Deep Freeze in Texas Impacting Food Supplies    Agweb Powered by Farm Journal

Pro Farmer's First Thing Today: Texas Struggles with Winter Storm, Economic Support and More - Agweb Powered by Farm Journal
2/17/2021 3:00:00 AM
Pro Farmer's First Thing Today: Texas Struggles with Winter Storm, Economic Support and More    Agweb Powered by Farm Journal

Texas power disaster may be strongest case yet for renewable energy - MarketWatch
2/16/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas power disaster may be strongest case yet for renewable energy    MarketWatch

The Texas grid got crushed because its operators didn’t see the need to prepare for cold weather - The Washington Post
2/16/2021 3:00:00 AM
The Texas grid got crushed because its operators didn’t see the need to prepare for cold weather    The Washington Post

Texas Blackouts In Polar Vortex Echo California Wildfires - Bloomberg
2/16/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Blackouts In Polar Vortex Echo California Wildfires    Bloomberg

Texas Regulators Vent About Natural Gas Flaring, Suggest Staff 'Dig Deeper' Before Approving Requests - Natural Gas Intelligence
2/11/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Regulators Vent About Natural Gas Flaring, Suggest Staff 'Dig Deeper' Before Approving Requests    Natural Gas Intelligence

Texas citrus volume expected to rise slightly - The Packer
1/28/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas citrus volume expected to rise slightly    The Packer

5 challenges to sustainable groundwater management in Texas and how to tackle them - Environmental Defense Fund
1/27/2021 3:00:00 AM
5 challenges to sustainable groundwater management in Texas and how to tackle them    Environmental Defense Fund

Texas Farm Bureau: Livestock Issues Top Concerns at AFBF Policy Meeting - Insurance News Net
1/15/2021 3:00:00 AM
Texas Farm Bureau: Livestock Issues Top Concerns at AFBF Policy Meeting    Insurance News Net

United Flea Markets Acquires Controlling Interest and Operation of Cole's Antique Village and Flea Market in Houston, Texas - PRNewswire
12/17/2020 3:00:00 AM
United Flea Markets Acquires Controlling Interest and Operation of Cole's Antique Village and Flea Market in Houston, Texas    PRNewswire

Rare South Texas ranch shoots onto market for $7.9 million - CultureMap Dallas
12/4/2020 3:00:00 AM
Rare South Texas ranch shoots onto market for $7.9 million    CultureMap Dallas

Shift Launches Fourth Seller Market in Texas - PRNewswire
12/1/2020 3:00:00 AM
Shift Launches Fourth Seller Market in Texas    PRNewswire

Texas grocery chain Whole Foods Market gets an F for wasteful plastic - CultureMap Dallas
11/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
Texas grocery chain Whole Foods Market gets an F for wasteful plastic    CultureMap Dallas

Shift Launches Third Acquisitions Market in Texas - PRNewswire
11/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
Shift Launches Third Acquisitions Market in Texas    PRNewswire

Central Texas 'Pigpen Ranch' hits the market for a clean $7.5 million - CultureMap Dallas
11/20/2020 3:00:00 AM
Central Texas 'Pigpen Ranch' hits the market for a clean $7.5 million    CultureMap Dallas

Shift Announces Second Seller Market in Texas - PRNewswire
11/17/2020 3:00:00 AM
Shift Announces Second Seller Market in Texas    PRNewswire

These 6 North Texas cities are the best for first-time homebuyers - CultureMap Dallas
10/19/2020 3:00:00 AM
These 6 North Texas cities are the best for first-time homebuyers    CultureMap Dallas

Lord of the Rings star's charming Texas house hits market for $1.85 million - CultureMap Dallas
10/12/2020 3:00:00 AM
Lord of the Rings star's charming Texas house hits market for $1.85 million    CultureMap Dallas

Bulb Enters the US with Texas as its First Market - PRNewswire - PRNewswire
9/24/2020 3:00:00 AM
Bulb Enters the US with Texas as its First Market - PRNewswire    PRNewswire

Turn off your lights at night and save birds migrating across Texas - CultureMap Dallas
9/9/2020 3:00:00 AM
Turn off your lights at night and save birds migrating across Texas    CultureMap Dallas

Texas Grid Capacity Overbuilt, Court to Decide Accountability - Governing
9/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Texas Grid Capacity Overbuilt, Court to Decide Accountability    Governing

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