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Volunteer Opportunity

FlatsWorthy has a long relationship with the personnel at Goose Island State Park that truly began with the passage of Hurricane Harvey and their efforts, under horrible circumstances, to keep the boat ramp open. They have recently dealt with the challenges of maintaining the one and only open public boat ramp in Aransas County. Matters…
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Colonel Grahame Jones Interview

FlatsWorthy had a brief chat with Colonel Grahame Jones on Curlew Day. FW: I’m here with Colonel Grahame Jones. Can you tell about your position with the Texas Game Wardens? GJ: I am the Director of Texas Parks and Wildlife Law Enforcement. I’ve been in this position about 3 years, but I’ve been a Game…
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Sign Up For Crab Trap Removal

It’s that time again! There are opportunities to sign up for the following bays: Aransas, Copano, Lavaca, Matagorda, San Antonio. The closure Period is Friday Feb 21- Sunday March 1, 2020. FlatsWorthy member Stephen Ford is heading up the Crab Trap Removal in our area and he needs your help. You can find all the…
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Local 4-H Eco Tour

On Monday, November 11, 2019, Aransas County 4-H members were treated to an Eco-Tour by FlatsWorthy member Dean Thomas of Slowride Guide Services with the help of Travis Glidden of Sightcast Safari. Youth spent the morning studying the flora and fauna of Redfish Bay in Aransas Pass. As well as kayaked for a closer look…
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Advisory Meeting a Success

Yesterday FlatsWorthy held an Advisory Board meeting. The film crew for Lone Star Law was on hand to begin filming for an upcoming show highlighting FlatsWorthy and our efforts here on the Texas coast. The morning started off with some great presentations. President Chuck Naiser gave opening remarks and thanked everyone for their hard work.…
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Donation Received

We received funding in the amount of $15,000 from the Ruth Parr Sparks Foundation. This will be used for the production of a video chronicling the importance of selected vegetation critical to the integrity of San Jose Island and why we should protect it.The video will be produced in association with UTMSI and the Coastal…
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Slingin’ Flies

Come join us at Gruene Outfitters for the 30th Anniversary of Slingin’ Ties. Congratulations to our friends and appreciate your support. See you there!!!

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Big Day in Port A

Big day in Port Aransas last Wednesday. We took a grant from Patagonia ($5,000.00) and a check for $889.00 from memorials honoring Chip Pitcarin that FlatsWorthy received and presented to Katie Swanson at University of Texas Marine Science Institute. This will purchase equipment that she needed for her field studies. Chip was an avid outdoorsman…
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