Foundation partners with City of Gulf Shores to conserve 836 acres

City of Gulf Shores Mayor Robert Craft and Weeks Bay Foundation Executive Director Connie Whitaker signed closing documents on Thursday that put 836 acres into a Conservation Easement (CE) to permanently protect the property from future development, restore fish and wildlife habitat, and protect vital wetlands and surrounding waterways. Funding for the project, known as … More Foundation partners with City of Gulf Shores to conserve 836 acres

Long-term Land: A Tale of Two Conservation Projects

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

Annual Appeal 2018

      Thank you! We’re glad you’re here. We hope you’ve made the decision to help fund land protection and restoration initiatives in the coming year, as well as outreach programs that directly involve the community in local conservation efforts. The work we do cannot happen without you. So what does your donation actually … More Annual Appeal 2018