Conservation Partners connecting working lands conservation from the Gulf of Mexico to the High Plains with the vision of a sustainable landscape of natural resources resilient to the threats and stressors associated with our changing world.

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Conservation Coordinator 

  • Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle

    Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys kempii)
    Photo courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

  • Eastern Meadowlark

    Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna)
    Photo courtesy Dominic Sherony

  • Little Blue Heron

    Little Blue Heron (Egretta caerulea)
    Photograph taken by Dori (dori@merr.info)

  • Gudalupe Bass - TPWD

    Guadalupe Bass (Micropterus treculii)
    Photo courtesy Texas Parks and Wildlife Department © 2006

  • Black Skimmer - TPWD

    Black Skimmer (Rynchops niger)
    Photo courtesy Texas Parks and Wildlife Department © 2006

  • Diamondback Terrapin

    Diamondback Terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin)
    Photo courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

  • Golden-cheeked Warbler - Jill Wussow

    Golden-cheeked Warbler (Dendroica chrysoparia)
    Photo courtesy Jill Wussow, Texas A&M IRNR

  • Brazilian (Mexican) Free-tailed Bat

    Brazilian (Mexican) Free-tailed Bat (Tadarida brasiliensis)
    Photo courtesy U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

  • Blue Crab

    Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus)

  • Quadrula

    Quadrula (Quadrula)
    Photo courtesy Clint Robertson

Science

Developing and integrating the best available science into today’s conservation work is essential to effectively address the complexities of modern-day landscape ecology and the uncertainty of highly variable climate conditions.

We want to be leading the development of emerging science—particularly GIS technology and climate science—and making it accessible to the conservation community and others. Some projects are described as completed while some science projects are in development.

Learn More About Partner-Driven Science