Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission

November 7, 2019, Commission Meeting


Donations of $500 or More for November 7, 2019 Acknowledged by the Commission
Donor Detail & Purpose of Donation *Amount
The Henderson-Wessendorff Foundation One 2019 1452 Alweld square-nose boat, one 2019 25-horsepower four-stroke Yamaha motor, and one McClain galvanized trailer $9,100.00
Trail Racing Over Texas, LLC Support for San Angelo State Park $1,133.00
Gary Dern One inflatable boat (Serial No. WMPWA138L910) and one Tohatsu outboard motor for Sea Rim State Park $900.00
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation - Gear Up for Game Wardens Program Four DJI Mavic Enterprise drones with cases and care kit, two DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise Zoom drones, one DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise dual-thermal drone, one 2020 Big Tex tandem-axle trailer (VIN 16VAX1613K2072618), three 2018 Tarpon 120 kayaks, six life jackets, eleven pairs of river shoes, eleven Pelican cases, one 5x10 single-axle trailer (VIN 13ZSA1018K1001117), one side-scan sonar, one INMAR rescue boat, one Evinrude motor, one boat trailer, two remote speaker microphones for radio communication on rescue boat patrol, three pairs of snake boots, one Helion XP50 thermal image scope (No. 91038008), three pairs of Danner snake boots, one 2019 Carry On 16-foot cargo trailer (VIN 4YMBC162XKT028644), one weBoost mobile cellular antenna and labor for install, two Verizon Arlo security cameras, four black SOG folding knives, four Decibullz molded earplugs, two pairs of Costa Del Mar sunglasses, two model No. 47 Fast Box gun safes, one Mavic 2 Enterprise dual-thermal drone (Serial No. 298DG4U0010D33), one marine power diagnostic software for maintenance and upkeep of state airboats in Region IV, and two Mavic Air drones (Serial No. OK1CFBE3AH72QN and OK1CFAJ3AH6K71) for Game Wardens to use $68,221.39
Fort Worth Zoo Support for further research into the freshwater turtle mortality events occurring across the state $3,000.00
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation Support for the purchase of 5.27 acres at Washington on the Brazos $90,000.00
Caldwell Rotary Club #1934 District 5870 Support for Law Enforcement at Lake Somerville State Park $800.00
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation Grant for repairs of Coastal Fisheries Division facilities damaged from Hurricane Harvey $412,500.00
Coastal Conservation Association of Texas Support for summer intern positions hired by TAMU Galveston, TAMU Corpus Christi, and UTRGV for the Coastal Fisheries Division $97,500.00
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation Grant for the Texas Children in Nature program $60,000.00
MT7 Ranch Support to bait and band mourning doves for TPWD program to achieve local mourning dove banding quotas $2,369.85
Olin Williams Support for data collection while conducting spotlight surveys $564.25
Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation Grant to support riparian grassland restoration on the Matador Wildlife Management Area $10,000.00
Texas Master Naturalist - Gulf Coast Chapter Support for prairie/wetland restoration, educational programs, special events, and basic operational needs at Sheldon Lake State Park $4,000.00
Mule Deer Foundation Support to refurbish two old guzzlers at Elephant Mountain Wildlife Management Area $2,500.00
Mule Deer Foundation Support to rework and refurbish two earthen tanks at Sierra Diablo Wildlife Management Area $3,750.00
Total $766,338.49
*Estimated value used for goods and services

In official recognition of the adoption of this resolution in a lawfully called public meeting of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, we hereby affix our signatures this 7th day of November, 2019.