Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission
Public Hearing

November 5, 2009 Commission Meeting

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

# Donor Description Detail & Purpose of Donation *Amount
1 Maritech Resources, Inc. Cash Artificial Reef Program Rigs-to-Reefs $118,700.00
2 Texas Lures & Leaders Cash General Donation from the proceeds of the Texas Lures & Leaders Fishing Tournament $670.00
3 Saltwater Enhancement Association Controlled Item Seventeen (17) Garmin GPSMAP GPS units for Law Enforcement $15,640.00
4 The Battleship Texas Foundation Cash For restoration of the Battleship Texas $2,000,000.00
5 Global Impact (Halliburton Employees & Halliburton) Cash General Donation $1,011.48
6 McMoRan Oil and Gas LLC Cash Artificial Reef Program Rigs-to-Reefs $75,000.00
7 Ryan Rhodes In-Kind Services Ryan volunteered his services in helping perform Infrastructure maintenance and habitat management activities on Old Sabine bottom and Tawakoni WMAs. $504.00
8 Rowan Companies, Inc. Cash Artificial Reef Program Rigs-to-Reefs $87,750.00
9 Dick's Sporting Goods Other Goods One (1) Coleman Classic Lantern, One (1) Coleman Retro Lantern, One (1) Powerpack stove, One (1) Coleman Rechargeable flashlight, One (1) Coleman Exponent Cooking Kit, One (1) Coleman comfort Smart Quickbed, Two (2)Coleman Laurel Ridge Sleeping bags for the Urban Outdoor Program Outreach $850.00
10 Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation Cash For the purchase of catfish and 02 regulators for the Texas Toyota Bass Classic in support of 'Neighborhood Fish' $138,300.00
11 Friends of Galveston Island State Park Capital Property Two (2) new John Deere 997 Riding Mowers $32,000.00
12 Arriba Pescado Fishing Tournament Cash Proceeds from the Arriba Pescado Fishing Tournament for the general operating budget $2,000.00
13 Partners of Palo Duro Canyon, Inc. Capital Property One(1) used 1998 Chevrolet Pickup to be used for fire fighting vehicle and equipment towing at Palo Duro Canyon $6,000.00
14 Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation Cash For the Sheldon Lake Observation Tower $125,000.00
Total $2,603,425.48

*Estimated value used for goods and services