The Mission-Aransas National Estuarine Research Reserve brings together scientists, landowners, policy-makers, and the public to ensure that coastal management decisions benefit flora and fauna, water quality, and people.
Established in 2006
We are the 3rd largest NERR at 186,189 acres
The only NERR in Texas
The only NERR west of the Mississippi in the Gulf of Mexico
MissionAransasNurdle Patrol update! There were 343 surveys performed in April 2021 for a total of 8,406 surveys that Nurdle Patrol has performed since November 2018. We mailed out 362 teacher nurdle kits since February. The Nurdle Patrol app will be out this month! t.co/jryaH5zJVwt.co/1f7NnlUicN