Conserving the Fayette Prairie
January 20, 2021 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Join us via Zoom as David Bezanson, Associate Director of Land Protection for The Nature Conservancy (TNC) in Texas, talks about conserving the Fayette Prairie.
Speaker Bio.: David Bezanson is Associate Director of Land Protection for The Nature Conservancy (TNC) in Texas, working to acquire preserves and conservation easements statewide. Bezanson has worked to conserve landscapes ranging from East Texas longleaf pine forest to the Hill Country to the Guadalupe Mountains of far-west Texas.
Bezanson formerly served as executive director of Texas Land Conservancy (formerly Natural Area Preservation Association), a land trust which has conserved almost 100,000 acres in Texas. He holds a MS degree in geography from the University of Texas-Austin and his thesis described the natural vegetation of Texas and conservation priorities.