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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  • Rafinesque's Big-eared Bat

    Rafinesque's Big-eared Bat (Corynorhinus rafinesquii)
    Photo courtesy Askantik

  • Black Skimmer - TPWD

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

  • Mottled Duck Brood

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

  • Cave Salamander

    Salamander (Eurycea spp.)
    Photo courtesy Todd Crabtree

  • White-tipped Dove

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

  • Blue Crab

    Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus)

  • Eastern Meadowlark

    Eastern Meadowlark (Sturnella magna)
    Photo courtesy Dominic Sherony

  • American Oyster

    American Oyster (Crassostrea virginica)
    Photo courtesy Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

  • Diamondback Terrapin

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

  • 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