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Coastal Conservation Association

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Coastal Conservation Association is a wildlife sanctuary based in Houston, TX that was founded in 1978. As of 2019 they had $15 million in revenue and $20 million in assets.

CCA is organized for the purpose of promoting and advancing the preservation, conservation and protection of the marine, animal and plant life and resources of the coastal areas of the United States, both onshore and offshore, for the benefit and enjo...

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Program areas at Coastal Conservation Association

Numerous programs focusing on habitat management and restoration,enforcement, research, education and passage of pro-resourcelegislation including restoration of oyster reefs and oysterpopulations, augmentation of species via hatchery programs, creation ofartificial reefs, sea grass and mangrove plantings, donation ofequipment to enforcement agencies including boats, bullet proof vests,night vision equipment, video equipment, etc., graduate andundergraduate scholarships in the marine science areas of study, catchand release mortality practices, tagging studies, etc. Pro-resourcelegislation includes the passing of sensible regulations such as size,slot and bag limits, gear restriction, seasonal closures in spawningareas, game fish status, licensing requirements, etc.

Publication and distribution of state chapter newsletters to members.the newsletters inform the membership of local Conservation andfisheries management issues.

Publication of tide magazine & rising tide newsletter and distributionto nearly 115,000 members. The publications educate the membershipabout Conservation issues and promote responsible utilization of marineresources.

Form 990s for Coastal Conservation Association

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Oct 10, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Oct 16, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Oct 13, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 10, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Feb 8, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Coastal Conservation Association

Total grants, contributions, etc.$5,286,740
Program services$952,401
Investment income and dividends$109,814
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$75,000
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$9,013,853
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$-4,149
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$15,433,659

Vendors for Coastal Conservation Association

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Ham Langston and Brezina LLPTax accounting2019-10-10
█████████Content management system software2019-09-05
███Association management software; CRM software2019-09-05
█████████ ████████Software2019-09-05
█████ ████ ██████Media Consulting$433,2872018-12-01
█████ ██████Guided Trips$159,8002018-12-01
███ ███████ ████ ████Facility$157,2062018-12-01
██████ ████████Guided Trips$211,9002018-12-01
...and two more vendors

Personnel at Coastal Conservation Association

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kristen YoungChief Financial Officer$175,443Dec. 31, 2018
Brian GorskiExecutive Director$162,613Dec. 31, 2018
██████ █████General Manager$118,538Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ███████Executive Director$168,811Dec. 31, 2018
███████ ████████Development Director$172,313Dec. 31, 2018
███████ █ ██████Tournament Director$225,509Dec. 31, 2018
████ ███████Vice Chairman and Director$0June 11, 2020
███ ██████Treasurer and Director$0June 11, 2020
██████ ██████Secretary and Director$0June 11, 2020
████ ███Vice Chairman and Director$0June 11, 2020
...and six more key personnel

Peer wildlife sanctuaries and refuges

1Fossil Rim Wildlife Center501(c)(3)$7.0 millionGlen Rose, TX
2Wildlife Alliance501(c)(3)$3.9 millionNew York, NY
3The Conservancy of Southwest Florida501(c)(3)$15 millionNaples, FL
4South Florida Wildlife Center501(c)(3)$6.3 millionFort Lauderdale, FL
5Animal Welfare Institute501(c)(3)$5.2 millionWashington, DC
6Defenders of Wildlife501(c)(3)$33 millionWashington, DC
7Wildlife Management Institute (WMI)501(c)(3)$4.5 millionGardners, PA
8Katy Prairie Conservancy501(c)(3)$4.5 millionHouston, TX
9Ecohealth Alliance501(c)(3)$16 millionNew York, NY
10Great Basin Institute (GBI)501(c)(3)$8.0 millionReno, NV
11World Wildlife Fund Canada501(c)(3)$18 millionCanada,
12The Wilds501(c)(3)$7.3 millionPowell, OH
13Chimp Haven501(c)(3)$17 millionKeithville, LA
14The Marine Mammal Center501(c)(3)$9.6 millionSausalito, CA
15Wildlife Safari501(c)(3)$4.6 millionWinston, OR
16International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)501(c)(3)$26 millionYarmouth Port, MA
17National Wild Turkey Federation501(c)(3)$40 millionEdgefield, SC
18Bat Conservation International501(c)(3)$4.9 millionAustin, TX
19Peninsula Open Space Trust501(c)(3)$31 millionPalo Alto, CA
20Wildearth Guardians501(c)(3)$4.3 millionSanta Fe, NM
21Greater Yellowstone Coalition501(c)(3)$5.2 millionBozeman, MT
22Pheasants Forever Incorporated501(c)(3)$62 millionSt Paul, MN
23Wildlife Heritage Foundation501(c)(3)$6.4 millionLincoln, CA
24Wildlands Conservancy501(c)(3)$7.1 millionEmmaus, PA
25Eastern Sierra Land Trust (ESLT)501(c)(3)$6.2 millionBishop, CA