Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission
Public Hearing

May 27, 2010 Commission Meeting

Donations of $500.00 or More
Not Previously Acknowledged by the Commission

Donations of $500 or more for May 2010
Not Previously Acknowledged by the Commission
  Donor Description Detail & Purpose of Donation *Amount
1 The Nature Conservancy Capital Property Item 26.41 acres conservation land in Bandera County to Lost Maples State Park $86,361.00
2 Washington On the Brazos State Park Association Controlled Item Installed one PA system in the conference center at Washington On The Brazos $3,095.86
3 Jobe Materials, Inc. Cash For the benefit of Franklin Mountains State Park $15,000.00
4 Friends of Blanco State Park Other goods One (1) Purple Martin Bird Colony structure for resource enhancement and interpretation at Blanco State Park $1,500.00
5 South Texas Charity Quail Hunts, Inc. Cash To help continue the work Hunter Education employee, Charlie Wilson, is doing for TPWD $2,000.00
6 San Jacinto Battleground Association Capital Property Item Two (2) 1975 Aluma Weld 23' boats with twin Evinrude motors and Sportsman trailers. One boat would be used at the San Jacinto Battleground for education tours or to do hull repairs to the battleship, one would be available for Region 4 use. $3,000.00
7 T & E Services Other goods One (1) rainwater collection system including gutters, leave guards, piping, storage tanks and incidental installation supplies plus the labor to install this system to compliment the new Wildlife Viewing Station at Blanco State Park. $2,307.00
8 Government Solutions Group (GEICO) Other goods One hundred thousand (100,000) RV brochures for State Parks to use at RV shows $5,000.00
9 Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation Capital Property Item One (1) 18' Alweld aluminum boat with 90 hp outboard and 11 hp air motor with galvanized McClain trailer to help TPWD staff acquire southern flounder brood stock $25,884.90
10 Friends of the Neasloney WMA Controlled Item Five (5) Ruger MK III-512 pistols, three (3) CZ 452 ZKM Standard rifles and one (1) CZ 452 ZKM Scout Rifle to facilitate the Youth Shooting even at M O Neasloney WMA and other Wildlife Division sites. Firearms were purchased with National Rifle Association grant $1,225.00
11 Friends of the Neasloney WMA Other goods One (1) Granite Security Products gun safe to house the guns donated for the Youth shooting event at M O Neasloney WMA $650.00
12 Saltwater Fisheries Enhancement Association (SEA) San Antonio Chapter Capital Property Item One (1) Multi Temp Chiller for the southern flounder brood fish culture room at the Marine Development Laboratory $13,212.00
13 Cabela's Other goods Two (2) Youth targets; six (6) packages lubed patches; six (6) boxes muzzle loading round balls, twenty (20) mini multi-tool w/LED light; two (2) scoped-rifle cases; two (2) soft-sided cleaning kits for the Youth Shooting Sports Event $565.52
14 Peter J. Wood Cash To support State Parks $500.00
15 Wild Sheep Foundation Cash Funding for desert bighorn sheep restoration and management $103,500
Total $263,801.28

*Estimated value used for goods and services