Texas Women in Conservation

Audubon's Texas Women in Conservation Program debuted in 2015 to honor the role that women play in the conservation field in the Lone Star State.

Audubon's Texas Women in Conservation Program debuted in 2015 to honor the role that women play in the conservation field in the Lone Star State. A key highlight of the new program is the Terry Hershey Award which recognizes outstanding women leaders. In addition to the award, the new program supports opportunities in Texas for girls and women to become more involved in conservation and environmental sciences and engages women on important issues related to conservation in Texas.​

See photos from the Thursday, March 3, Texas Women in Conservation Luncheon at Fort Worth Club. 

Texas Women in Conservation Program
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Texas Women in Conservation Program

Audubon’s Texas Women in Conservation Program recognizes outstanding women leaders in today's conservation movement throughout the Lone Star State, supports opportunities in Texas for girls and women to become more involved in conservation and environmental sciences, and engages women on important issues related to conservation in Texas. 

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Terry Hershey Award
Women In Conservation

Terry Hershey Award

Nominations are now open! Recommend the outstanding women conservationist in your life by August 19.

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Terry Hershey Award Honorees
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Learn about some of Texas's most influential conservationists.

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News & Updates

Audubon Texas Celebrates the Legacy of Female Leadership in Texas Conservation Efforts
Women In Conservation

Audubon Texas Celebrates the Legacy of Female Leadership in Texas Conservation Efforts

2016 Terry Hershey Award winners to be honored in Fort Worth on March 3, 2016.

Ellen Temple
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Ellen Temple

Conservationist, Book Publisher, & Education Advocate

Susan Rieff
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Susan Rieff

Executive Director, Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center

Mary Anne Piacentini
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Mary Anne Piacentini

Executive Director, Katy Prairie Conservancy

Carol Dinkins
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Carol Dinkins

Environmental Practice Group Leader, Vinson & Elkins LLP

Marty Leonard
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Marty Leonard

Board Member, Fort Worth Nature Center & Tarrant Regional Water District

Deborah Clark
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Deborah Clark

Conservationist & Partner, Birdwell & Clark Ranch

Janice Bezanson
Terry Hershey Award Honorees

Janice Bezanson

Executive Director, Texas Conservation Alliance

Terry Hershey's Conservation Legacy in Texas

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