Tag: Environment

Preserving Aransas County's Natural Treasures for Our Future Generations

Wildlife In Focus Photography Contest at Lamar Burton Wildlife Refuge

Aransas First board member and president-elect, Janae Evans, had been pondering the idea of entering the Wildlife in Focus photo contest for quite some time. But the commitment would be huge and the level of excellence required in order to compete at that level was daunting. Then Aransas First acquired the Lamar Burton Wildlife Sanctuary,…
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Anonymous $5,000 Donation Received!

Aransas First Land Trust received a $5,000 donation from a generous donor who wishes to be anonymous. This donation was given as a celebration of her birthday. As a true nature lover, she could not see a more fitting birthday gift than to give to a cause dear to her heart. We want to thank…
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Surveying Monarchs, Milkweed, and Pollinator Plants at the Big Tree Unit

Several members of the Aransas First team had the opportunity to go out with The Texas Master Naturalist Mid-Coast Chapter to survey Monarchs, Milkweed, and pollinator plants at the Big Tree Unit of Goose Island State Park. This is a beautifully preserved property out in Lamar behind the Big Tree. Thank you Patrick Hartigan and…
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Monica Donates through Facebook Fundraiser

Thank you Monica Clark for starting a fundraiser to support Aransas First for your birthday! Please consider donating to her fundraiser and when your birthday comes around please consider creating a fundraiser for us as we work towards our goals! Every dollar goes towards preserving critical habitat in Aransas County Please consider using Facebook Fundraiser…
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Representing Aransas County & Aransas First at the Texas Capitol

Proud to be representing Aransas County and Aransas First at the Aransas County Day at the Capitol Please support HB 3165 and SB 2485 to authorize funds for the Texas Land and Water Conservation Fund to protect the state’s natural beauty and provide recreation for the growing number of Texans Andrea Hattman – Rockport City…
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