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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  • White-tipped Dove

    White-tipped Dove (Leptotila verreauxi)
    Photo courtesy Dick Daniels

  • Mottled Duck Brood

    Mottled Duck (Anas fulvigula)
    Photo courtesy Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

  • Quadrula

    Quadrula (Quadrula)
    Photo courtesy Clint Robertson

  • Cave Salamander

    Salamander (Eurycea spp.)
    Photo courtesy Todd Crabtree

  • Gudalupe Bass - TPWD

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

  • Mottled Duck

    Mottled Duck (Anas fulvigula)
    Photo courtesy Ruth Elsey of the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

  • Alligator Gar - TPWD

    Alligator Gar (Atractosteus spatula)
    Photo courtesy Texas Parks and Wildlife Department © 2006

  • Brown Pelican

    Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis)
    Photo courtesy Texas Parks and Wildlife Department © 2013

  • Blue Crab

    Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus)

  • Little Blue Heron

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

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