Grants of up to $7,500 and grants of up to $25,000 to Texas nonprofit organizations in eligible counties for projects to protect local land and animals. Grants are available for projects directly related to conservation and educational projects. Eligible projects are those that benefit the following counties: Tarrant, Parker, Johnson, Young, Jack, Denton, Wise, Hood, Somervell, Bosque, and Hill.
Focus: Agencies, as well as land trusts, engaged in land and wildlife conservation efforts.
Grants will be awarded for the preservation of North Texas area ranchland and open-space land utilized for agricultural purposes, wildlife, or botanical resources. In addition, programs providing education regarding the importance of protection of the land and natural resources are eligible.