The Nature Conservancy has protected land and water in Texas since 1964. To date, we’ve conserved nearly 1 million acres of land and more than 200 miles of rivers and streams. With your support, we can continue working to safeguard the state’s natural landscapes, preserve the Gulf of Mexico and improve the resilience of Texas cities for future generations to enjoy.
Eckert James River Bat Cave Preserve Opens to Visitors in Central Texas on Select Summer Dates
The Nature Conservancy will open its Mason County preserve to visitors during select evenings this summer, to share in the wonder of one of the country’s largest maternal bat colonies.
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With 37 Texas nature preserves and conservation properties and more than 130 easements, we have to date protected more than 900,000 acres in Texas.