Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission
Public Hearing

January 28, 2010 Commission Meeting

Donations of $500.00 or More
Not Previously Acknowledged by the Commission

# Donor Description Detail & Purpose of Donation *Amount
1 Texas Bighorn Society Cash Desert bighorn sheep restoration and management at Big Bend Ranch $ 1,176.50
2 Coastal Conservation Association Capital Property Two (2) 3200 gallon fiberglass brood tanks used to spawn captive southern flounder for stock enhancement at the CCA/CPL Marine Development Center $ 14,430.00
3 Coastal Conservation Association Controlled Item Five (5) fifty gallon fiberglass egg collectors used to spawn captive southern flounder for stock enhancement at the CCA/CPL Marine Development Center $ 1,125.00
4 Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation (Wal-Mart) Cash To sponsor Free Fishing in State Parks events $ 50,000.00
5 Global Impact (Halliburton Employees) Cash General Donation $ 1,011.48
6 Mariner Energy, Inc. Cash Artificial Reef Program Rigs-To-Reefs $ 308,347.00
7 Mariner Energy, Inc. Cash Artificial Reef Program Rigs-To-Reefs $ 172,028.00
8 Giddings Breakfast Lion's Club In-Kind Services Labor/Construction of Large Deck at Fishing Pond Lake Somerville State Park $ 1,800.00
9 Giddings New Horizon Lion's Club Other Goods Purchase of lumber and construction materials for construction of large deck at fishing pond at Lake Somerville State Park $ 1,000.00
10 Bluebonnet Electric Co-op Other Goods Fifteen (15) power poles and setting of power poles for construction of deck at Family Fishing Pond at Lake Somerville State Park $ 2,300.00
11 Partners of Palo Duro Canyon, Inc. Capital Property One (1) 2009 Polaris Ranger 6X6 700 for trail patrol, rescue operations and law enforcement off-road duties $ 11,097.80
12 Roland Hamilton/ Caprock Home Center Capital Property One (1) 16' Utility Trailer Diamond C for the Caprock Canyon Trailway $ 1,692.00
13 Wal-Mart Other Goods Thirteen (13) gift cards at $450 each for fishing event coordinators to assist with costs of 'Free Fishing in State Parks' events. $ 5,850.00
14 Alamo Area Quail Unlimited, Inc. In-Kind Services Thirteen (13) Garmin 640 GPS and thirteen (13) 8x42 Nikon binoculars to equip State Game Wardens $ 15,162.62
15 Sam's Club Other Goods One Hundred (100) one gallon cans of Pennzoil 2-cycle marine engine oil for Law Enforcement use $ 1,170.00
16 PPG Industries, Inc. Other Goods Seventy-five (75) gallons Manor Hall Exterior Premium House Paint tinted to color as specified for field testing of reformulated house paint at the AE Wood Fish Hatchery $ 2,000.00
17 The BMF Project Controlled Item Three (3) Hummingbird 997CSI Side scan sonar for drowning victim body recovery $ 5,201.85
18 Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program, Inc. Cash To support the voluntary guide and aquatic education and certification program $ 7,500.00
19 ExxonMobil Foundation Cash General Donation — Towards Nails Creek Special Projects $ 1,000.00
20 Council for Environmental Education Cash For the correlation of ProjectWild activities to the state education standards (TEKS) $ 5,000.00
Total $608,892.25

*Estimated value used for goods and services


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