$1.6 Million Dollars Given Toward Multimillion Dollar Project
Rockport, Texas – On May 21, 2014, Coastal Conservation Association Texas (CCA Texas) presented Aransas County with a check for $1.6M to help fund the restoration of Cedar Bayou in Rockport, Texas. After being sealed in the 1970s and decades of negative impacts from siltation and low water flows, a $9.4M construction project is underway to open Cedar Bayou and Vinson Slough.
Sixty STAR quality redfish have been released!
Texas Gulf Coast — Sixty specially tagged redfish are the STAR attraction in the 25th Anniversary CCA Texas State of Texas Anglers’ Rodeo (STAR) sponsored by the Texas Ford Dealers, Tilson Home Corporation and Capital Farm Credit. The tournament kicks-off this Saturday! CCA Texas STAR officials have released 60 redfish ranging from 20 ½ to 25 ½ inches in length. These tagged redfish have been released throughout 600 miles of Texas coastal waters, from Sabine Lake to South Padre Island.
Texas Outdoor Writers Association (TOWA) Presented Communication Awards
A big congratulations to CCA Staffers who nabbed top honors at this year’s TOWA communication awards!