Current Projects

Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation is dedicated to funding high-impact, meaningful projects that are supported by sound science. Discover how TPWF is ensuring all Texans, today and in the future, can enjoy, explore, and be inspired by the incredible wild things and wild places in Texas.

Texas Coastal Conservation Initiative

The Texas Coastal Conservation Initiative led by Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (TPWF) leverages private investment to maximize conservation of Texas’ magnificent coastal resources following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Buffer Lands Program

The Buffer Lands Program is a competitive grant program established by Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation. The program contributes matching funds to establish conservation easements adjacent to or near existing state parks, state natural areas, wildlife management areas or Texas Parks and Wildlife conservation projects focused on high-priority wildlife species.

Restoring Pronghorn in the Trans-Pecos

The fastest land animal in the Western Hemisphere is facing critically low populations in its native region. Learn how TPWF is helping to restore this magnificent animal.

Conserving Texas Rivers

In the heart of Texas, the population of 18 Hill Country counties has grown by nearly 700,000 people over the last decade, resulting in increased demands on nearby rivers. TPWF is working to ensure the long-term health of these critical water sources.

Enhancing Texas State Parks

Love State Parks? So do we. That’s why we’re working to ensure that the unparalleled natural beauty and abundance of outdoor recreation opportunities found in our state parks are here for generations to come.

Supporting TPWD’s First Responders

For Texas Game Wardens, it’s not just a job. It’s a way of life.

Training Nationally Recognized Game Wardens

The best game wardens in America need the best training in the world. Learn how you can help. 

Promoting a Hunting Heritage

In Texas, hunting is more than a sport; it’s part of our heritage. TPWF helps support opportunities for youth to learn the values of patience, perseverance, and respect for nature.

Learn more about our past projects.