The mission of ABNC is twofold:
- To preserve the habitats with which we have been entrusted.
- To provide opportunities for people to experience and understand the local ecosystem.
ABNC is the largest urban wilderness preserve in the U.S. ABNC contains 2500 acres of the natural wetlands forest, prairie and marsh habitats once abundant in the Houston and Galveston area. ABNC is home to over 370 species of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians. ABNC offers hiking trails, exhibits, field trips, Scout programs, birding, a historic farm and fun for all.