Local Organizations & Professionals
Conservation Groups and Associations
Lower Colorado River Basin Coalition
Austin, TX
The Lower Colorado River Basin Coalition advocates for a fair and balanced approach to river management for all parties under all conditions, including responsible planning for both drought and flood control.
Cooperative Extension
Andrews County
Andrews, TX
The Mission of the Andrews County Extension is to provide a strong educational system and develop a strong economy that will prepare its citizens and its children for the 21st century.
Bailey County
Muleshoe, TX
The Bailey County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which offers practical, how-to education based on university research.
Carson County
Panhandle, TX
The Carson County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans wherever they live, extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Castro County
Dimmitt, TX
Castro County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans wherever they live, extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities
Cochran County
Morton, TX
The Cochran County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. The Extension provides quality, relevant outreach and continuing educational programs and services to the people of Cochran County and Texas
Collingsworth County
Wellington, TX
Collingsworth County Extension operates under the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans wherever they live, extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Deaf Smith County
Hereford, TX
The Deaf Smith County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans wherever they live, extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities
Donley County
Clarendon, TX
The Donley County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans wherever they live, extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Hemphill County
Canadian, TX
The Texas AgriLife Extension Service Hemphill County staff provide a wide range of information requested by citizens of Hale County. The Extension offers science based information on agriculture, healthy living, and provides educational opportunities through 4-H.
Hockley County
Levelland, TX
The Hockley County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans by extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Lamb County
Littlefield, TX
The Lamb County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans by extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Lipscomb County
Lipscomb, TX
The Lipscomb County Extension provides research based educational information to the residents of the county through educational programs, newsletters, mass media and one on one dialouge
Moore County
Dumas, TX
The Moore County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans by extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Ochiltree County
Perryton, TX
The Ochiltree County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans by extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Oldham County
Vega, TX
The Oldham County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans by extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Parmer County
Farwell, TX
The Parmer County Extension is an arm of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, which teaches Texans by extending research-based knowledge to benefit their families and communities.
Randall County
Canyon, TX
The Texas AgriLife Extension Service in Randall County, is a member of the Texas A&M University System. Its mission is to provide quality, relevant outreach and continuing education programs and services to the people of Randall County.
Roberts County
Miami, TX
The Roberts County Extension is a member of the Texas A&M University System. Its mission is to provide quality, relevant outreach and continuing education programs and services to the people of Roberts County.
Swisher County
Tulia, TX
The Swisher County Extension is a member of the Texas A&M University System. Its mission is to provide quality, relevant outreach and continuing education programs and services to the people of Swisher County.
Terry County
Brownfield, TX
The goal of the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service – Terry County is to provide relevant outreach and continuing education programs to the people of Terry County.
Wheeler County
Wheeler, TX
The Wheeler County Extension is a member of the Texas A&M University System. Its mission is to provide quality, relevant outreach and continuing education programs and services to the people of Wheeler County.
Yoakum County
Plains, TX
The Yoakum County Extension is a member of the Texas A&M University System. Its mission is to provide quality, relevant outreach and continuing education programs and services to the people of Yoakum County.
Conservation Districts
Andrews SWCD
Andrews, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Blackwater Valley Soil and Water Conservation District
Muleshoe, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Cochran SWCD
Morton, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Gaines County SWCD
Seminole, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Gray County SWCD
Pampa, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Hemphill County Soil and Water Conservation District
Canadian, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Hockley County SWCD
Levelland, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Lamb County SWCD
Littlefield, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Lipscomb County SWCD
Follett, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
McClellan Creek SWCD
Panhandle, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Moore County SWCD
Dumas, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Ochiltree SWCD
Perryton, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Oldham County SWCD
Vega, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Palo Duro SWCD
Canyon, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Parmer Soil and Water Conservation District
Farwell, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Roberts Soil and Water Conservation District
Miami, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Running Water SWCD
Dimmitt, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Salt Fork SWCD
Wellington, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Terry SWCD
Brownfield, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Tierra Blanca SWCD
Hereford, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Tule Creek SWCD
Tulia, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Wheeler County SWCD
Wheeler, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Yoakum Soil and Water Conservation District
Plains, TX
Soil and water conservation districts are designed to deliver a local program, based on local needs, that best conserves and promotes the wise and judicious use of renewable natural resources.
Water Conservation
Lower Colorado River Basin Coalition
Austin, TX
The Lower Colorado River Basin Coalition advocates for a fair and balanced approach to river management for all parties under all conditions, including responsible planning for both drought and flood control.
Biologists / Ecologists
  Jordan Menge
, TX
Pheasants Forever Farm Bill biologist program is designed to educate farmers and landowners about the benefits of conservation programs, as well as assist those landowners after programs have been implemented.
  Ty Higginbotham
conroe, TX
Pheasants Forever Farm Bill Biologists are specialized consultants in conservation programs and habitat planning. The purpose of Farm Bill biologists is to assist landowners in designing, developing, and funding habitat improvements on private lands.
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Trey Barron
Regional Organizations & Professionals
Conservation Groups and Associations
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies
Brighton, CO
Mission and Vision Founded in 1988, Bird Conservancy of the Rockies (formerly Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory) conserves birds and their habitats through an integrated approach of science, education and land stewardship.
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
Bartlesville, OK
The George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center) was founded in 1983 with the mission of finding cooperative conservation solutions for birds and the natural world through science and education.
Pheasants Forever
St Paul, MN
Pheasants Forever provides the most efficient conservation model of any organization. PF's unique model empowers local chapters with the responsibility to determine how 100 percent of their locally-raised conservation funds will be spent.
Land Trusts
Land Legacy
Tulsa, OK
Land Legacy is a nonprofit land conservation organization established in January 2003 and located in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Our mission is to conserve and enhance rural and urban landscapes, thereby improving the quality of life.
Watershed Land Trust
Belton, MO
The Watershed Land Trust (WLT) Is a nonprofit charitable organization which was formed to hold land in fee simple and/or conservation easements in perpetuity.
Government Agencies
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service - Southwest Region
Albuquerque, NM
We work with a variety of partners and other agencies, communities, tribal governments, conservation groups, businesses interests, landowners and concerned citizens to conserve, protect, and enhance fish, wildlife, and their habitat.
Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
Cheyenne, WY
The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) represents 23 states and Canadian provinces, spanning from Alaska to Texas and Saskatchewan to Hawaii - an area covering nearly 3.
Western Governors’ Association
Denver, CO
The Western Governors’ Association represents the Governors of 19 Western states and 3 U.S.-flag islands. The association is an instrument of the Governors for bipartisan policy development, information exchange and collective action on issues of critical importance to the Western United States.
Biologists / Ecologists
  Roger Wolfe
Topeka, KS
Direct field operations,manage projects, communicate and coordinate among affected state, federal and local entities for the Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan.
  Ryan Jonnes
Cloudcroft, NM
Ryan works with landowners to provide high habitat quality for the Lesser Prairie Chicken. Coordinate with Energy producers on site locations, mitigation and restoration.
Consultants - Land
Country Natural Beef
Burns, OR
Country Natural Beef ranchers are dedicated to sound agricultural practices and graze their livestock in a sustainable manner which is compatible with the environment of their specific region.
Riparian and Wetlands Specialists
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Arvada, CO
EcoResource Solutions, Inc. (ERS) is a professional aquatic and terrestrial ecological consulting firm located in the Denver, Colorado area.
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Arvada, CO
EcoResource Solutions, Inc. (ERS) is a professional aquatic and terrestrial ecological consulting firm located in the Denver, Colorado area.
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
Bartlesville, OK
The George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center) was founded in 1983 with the mission of finding cooperative conservation solutions for birds and the natural world through science and education.
  Roger Wolfe
Topeka, KS
Direct field operations,manage projects, communicate and coordinate among affected state, federal and local entities for the Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan.
  Ryan Jonnes
Cloudcroft, NM
Ryan works with landowners to provide high habitat quality for the Lesser Prairie Chicken. Coordinate with Energy producers on site locations, mitigation and restoration.
Weed / Invasives Management Professionals
Country Natural Beef
Burns, OR
Country Natural Beef ranchers are dedicated to sound agricultural practices and graze their livestock in a sustainable manner which is compatible with the environment of their specific region.
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Lori Potter
Denver, CO
Ms. Potter has more than 25 years of experience in the areas of environmental, public lands, land use, and water law. She has extensive experience with Section 404 permitting, endangered species, NEPA, FLPMA and transportation law issues and local land use regulation.
Statewide Organizations & Professionals
Conservation Groups and Associations
Bisbee's Fish & Wildlife Conservation Fund
Plano, TX
The Bisbee’s Fish & Wildlife Conservation Fund conserves, restores, and manages fish, wildlife and their associated habitats through science, education, and technology.
Texas Audubon
Dallas, TX
Audubon's mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth's biological diversity.
Texas Land Trust Council
Wimberly, TX
The Texas Land Trust Council (TLTC) was formed in the late 1990s in partnership with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to serve as a support association for all land trusts in Texas.
Texas Wildlife Association
San Antonio, TX
TWA focuses its mission on private landowners and their ethical relationship to the land, and TWA concentrates on issues relating to private property, hunting and hunter rights, and conservation of our natural resources.
Land Trusts
  Texas Agricultural Land Trust
San Antonio, TX
To protect Texas' agricultural lands, native wildlife habitats, and natural resources.
Texas Land Conservancy
Austin, TX
The mission of Texas Land Conservancy is to conserve natural areas in Texas and to protect the physical and ecological integrity of their wildlife habitat, native plant communities, and scenic landscapes for the benefit of present and future generations
The Native Prairies Association of Texas
San Marcos, TX
Native Prairies Association of Texas (NPAT) is a non-profit land trust dedicated to the conservation, restoration, and appreciation of native prairies, savannas, and other grasslands in Texas.
The Nature Conservancy, Texas Field Office
Government Agencies
National Resources Conservation Service - Texas
Temple, TX
The owners and managers of lands in Texas, through their conservation efforts, provide a wealth of environmental and social benefits to all.
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Austin, TX
Mission To manage and conserve the natural and cultural resources of Texas and to provide hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation opportunities for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.
Biologists / Ecologists
Brian Gottschalk
San Antonio, TX
Brian Gottschalk is an experienced environmental scientist who specializes in fluvial geomorphology, aquatic biology, riparian ecology, physical geography, river/stream restoration, construction, project management, and environmental policy.
Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.
San Antonio, TX
Dr. Kitchen has over 30 years of experience in working with ecological and environmental projects. He has successfully completed NEPA Environmental Assessments, Section 404 permits, Section 401 Certifications, Natural Resources Management Plans, Mitigation Plans, Biological Assessments (as part of formal consultation with the U.
Private Lands Biologist Program
Austin, TX
The primary goal of the Technical Guidance Program is to work with individual landowners on a one-on-one basis, developing sound wildlife management programs.
Texas Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit
Lubbock, TX
The Texas Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit (TCFWRU) was established at Texas Tech University by the U.S. Congress in 1988 and was first staffed in 1989.
Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc
Houston, TX
WEST provides environmental and statistical consulting services and contract research nationally and internationally to industry, government, and private organizations.
Consultants - Land
Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc
Houston, TX
WEST provides environmental and statistical consulting services and contract research nationally and internationally to industry, government, and private organizations.
Riparian and Wetlands Specialists
Brian Gottschalk
San Antonio, TX
Brian Gottschalk is an experienced environmental scientist who specializes in fluvial geomorphology, aquatic biology, riparian ecology, physical geography, river/stream restoration, construction, project management, and environmental policy.
Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc
Houston, TX
WEST provides environmental and statistical consulting services and contract research nationally and internationally to industry, government, and private organizations.
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Lynn Kitchen, Ph.D.
San Antonio, TX
Dr. Kitchen has over 30 years of experience in working with ecological and environmental projects. He has successfully completed NEPA Environmental Assessments, Section 404 permits, Section 401 Certifications, Natural Resources Management Plans, Mitigation Plans, Biological Assessments (as part of formal consultation with the U.
Private Lands Biologist Program
Austin, TX
The primary goal of the Technical Guidance Program is to work with individual landowners on a one-on-one basis, developing sound wildlife management programs.
Mapping/Cartographic and GIS services
Matt Kitchen, GISP
San Antonio, TX
Mr. Kitchen has over 6 years of experience in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and environmental technical writing. He began his environmental career as a GIS Analyst with Adams Environmental, Inc.
Western Ecosystems Technology, Inc
Houston, TX
WEST provides environmental and statistical consulting services and contract research nationally and internationally to industry, government, and private organizations.
National Organizations & Professionals
Conservation Groups and Associations
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
Washington, DC
Since our creation by Congress in 1984, NFWF has become one of the world’s largest conservation grant-makers. We work with both the public and private sectors to protect and restore our nation’s fish, wildlife, plants and habitats.
National Wildlife Federation
Reston, VA
Our Work: Protecting Wildlife, Inspiring Future Generations NWF works to improve federal and state policies that will improve wildlife conservation on hundreds of millions of acres of public, tribal and private lands, including thousands of miles of streams, rivers, lakes and coastlines across America.
Government Agencies
Bureau of Land Management
Washington, DC
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.
Farm Service Agency
Washington, DC
Mission  Farm Service Agency is equitably serving all farmers, ranchers, and agricultural partners through the delivery of effective, efficient agricultural programs for all Americans.
Natural Resources Conservation Service
Washington, DC
A Legacy of Conservation: More Than 75 Years of Helping People Help The Land Originally established by Congress in 1935 as the Soil Conservation Service (SCS), NRCS has expanded to become a conservation leader for all natural resources, ensuring private lands are conserved, restored, and more resilient to environmental challenges, like climate change.
U.S. Forest Service
Washington, DC
The Forest Service is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that manages national forests for a number of multiple uses, including recreation, timber, wilderness, minerals, water, grazing, fish, and wildlife.
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Washington, DC
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is a bureau within the Department of the Interior. Our mission is to work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Conservation Science Partners
Truckee, CA
Conservation Science Partners is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit collective established to meet the analytical and research needs of diverse stakeholders in conservation projects.
National Wildlife Federation
Reston, VA
Our Work: Protecting Wildlife, Inspiring Future Generations NWF works to improve federal and state policies that will improve wildlife conservation on hundreds of millions of acres of public, tribal and private lands, including thousands of miles of streams, rivers, lakes and coastlines across America.
Mapping/Cartographic and GIS services
Conservation Science Partners
Truckee, CA
Conservation Science Partners is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit collective established to meet the analytical and research needs of diverse stakeholders in conservation projects.
Natural Resource Law Attorneys
Endangered Species Law and Policy Group
Los Angeles, CA
Nossaman represents a wide array of government and private entities engaged in resource use and conservation activities both within California and across the nation.
M. Reed Hopper
Sacramento, CA
Mr. Hopper is a principal attorney in PLF’s Environmental Law Practice Group. He oversees the foundation’s Endangered Species Act Program that is designed to ensure that species protections are balanced with individual rights, the rule of law, and other social values.