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Protecting North Padre Island

Summary

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) will purchase 3,680.38 acres of mature sand dunes, fresh and brackish water wetlands and marshes, and coastal grasslands on North Padre Island. TNC will hold the property until it can be transferred to the National Park Service (NPS) for incorporation into the Padre Island National Seashore (PAIS).

Basics

Kleberg

N/A

The Nature Conservancy

$1,000,000

Classification

CIAP

Acquisition/Easement

N/A



Funding Sources

Source 1

Active

200707

Coastal Impact Assistance Program (CIAP)

Primary

Federal

$1,000,000

2007

N/A


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Contacts

The Nature Conservancy
Sonia R. Najera
South Texas / Laguna Madre Program Manager
205 N. Carrizo Street
Corpus Christi, Texas 78403
361.882.3584
361.882.8561 (FAX)
Email

General Land Office
Coastal Resources
800.998.4456
512.475.4456