Livestock Weekly March 9, 2017 By Colleen Schreiber SAN ANTONIO — Those attending the recent annual meeting of the Texas Chapter of The Wildlife Society heard from a diverse group of speakers about the value of conservation, the need to…
TALT is proud to announce that our CEO, Blair Fitzsimons, is a recipient of the Audubon Texas 2017 Women in Conservation Terry Hershey Award along with fellow San Antonio conservationists Karen Hixon, a TALT Foundation board member, Susan Hughes, and Ruth Lofgren. The…
What Others Are Saying
Texas is losing agricultural land faster than any other state in the nation. The size of Texas disguises the urgency of the problem because it seems like we’ve got a lot of land. But if this trend continues, we could wake up one day and see that it has gone too far. What will we do then?
The woman who was the ranch’s second owner had witnessed the impact of oil and gas development on the land of her childhood and she never forgot the changes that development brought. It was her wish that this ranch would stay the way it was – and we wanted the same thing. We enacted the conservation easement to keep it as open space forever.