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. Because economics often dictate what these management strategies will be, the Wetlands Assistance Guide for Landowners was developed as a comprehensive guide to federal, state, and private programs offering technical and/or financial assistance to private wetland owners within the State of Texas. The programs are  designed to enhance, create, and conserve wetlands in Texas in exchange for technical, financial, and educational assistance to private landowners.

 

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Half-Earth Day EarthX Conservation Conference Half-Earth Day Conservation Conference will focus on The Role of Private Lands in Texas. This event brings together people from around the world and across disciplines to share their unique perspectives and thought leadership on how we can work together to achieve the goal of Half-Earth and ensure the health of our planet for future generations. Thursday, October 22nd – 9:00am – 4:00pm CT Old Parkland Dallas, TX For more information contact: Terry Beck - (817) 999-4893