As many prepared for Christmas and the new year, the Weeks Bay Foundation was busy bringing two big land projects to closing. These two properties are very different, but they both border important waterways, and their conservation means those waterways will also be protected. Owens Bayou: Between the heavily developed GlenLakes Country Club and the … More Long-term Land: A Tale of Two Conservation Projects
From fishing line to tires, trash in our waterways often ends up in those hard-to-reach places along shorelines, places only accessible by water. That’s why the Weeks Bay Foundation is hosting its 4th annual spring cleaning on the water, also known as the Floating Cleanup, on Saturday, February 15, at the mouth of Weeks Bay. … More 2020 Floating Cleanup!
Weeks Bay Foundation is pleased to announce it is applying for renewal of accreditation. The land trust accreditation program recognizes land conservation organizations that meet national quality standards for protecting important natural places and working lands forever. A public comment period is now open. The Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land … More Weeks Bay Foundation Accreditation Update
#GivingTuesday is coming up soon, so what better time to revisit last year’s campaign for an ADA kayak launch for Weeks Bay. Although the launch has not yet been built, it is going to be an amazing amenity when completed. Foundation supporters raised nearly $8000 for the #GivingTuesday campaign. With momentum growing for the launch, … More Weeks Bay kayak launch update