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Tuesday, February 12, 2013
PACK Volunteers Needed This Weekend...... Keller Bay trip is now a Weekend Trip with Camping
By bvaltierra @ 9:16 PM :: 1093 Views

Just a quick News Flash to let you know about a couple volunteer opportunities and changes that were made to the Keller Bay Trip.

Volunteer This Weekend
The Abandoned Crab Trap Removal is happening this weekend.  Dick McGonigle is once again stepping up to help in this effort.  If you would like to help, please contact Dick at 713-498-1747 He will have his boat ready to go at the Fort Anahuac Park this weekend.  February 16, 2013.   You can also sign up on the GBF website… see link below. 

March 23, 2013

Trash Bash
This is the largest water conservation education event in Texas.  This year Galveston Bay Foundation will be focusing on the Armand Bayou watershed.   Dick McGonigle is also heading up a group to help with trash bash.  We will discuss this at the next meeting but just wanted let you know ahead of time. 

For more information on volunteering, please visit the Galveston Bay Foundation website at

 February 23-24   NEXT WEEKEND

Keller Bay Trip is now a Weekend Trip.   (Saturday and Sunday)

Several members have inquired about Hotels in the area of Keller Bay.  There is a Motel 6 and a new Holiday Inn Across the Causeway in Port Lavaca.

We also have a place to camp with bathrooms, kitchen etc….
New Member Mark Frank is offering his multi-lot water front property for camping.  We will also have access to the house and bathrooms.   There are also community restrooms in the public areas of his subdivision.  His house is on Carancahua Bay which is 15 minutes from the Keller Bay launch Site.  We can set up camp after fishing on Saturday.  We can also setup on Friday at around 7pm or so.   The address and information is on the Event page. 

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Hope to see you on the water or at the next meeting,

Brad Valtierra
2013 PACK President