EDGEFIELD, S.C. -(Ammoland.com)- National Wild Turkey Federation chapters in Texas budgeted $191,700 to further the Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. initiative within the state for 2017.
“We were very pleased to provide these 2017 Super Funds in Texas for leveraging with partners to help habitat restoration, hunting heritage efforts, wild turkey restoration, and research,” said Texas State Chapter President Craig White. “This is a good fit for our recently updated state strategic plan and our vision of more turkeys, more hunters and more places to hunt.” said White.
The board of directors for the state chapter approved funding for projects that will control invasive plant species, maintain productive wildlife openings, create healthier forests and help to preserve our hunting heritage.
“The support our Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. initiative receives from our state boards and chapter members is second to none,” said Becky Humphries, NWTF CEO. “This super fund money is critical for us to achieve our mission and the Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt initiative.”
Projects receiving funding include, but are not limited to: