Civil War Battlefield Conservation: Mississippi VIcksburg National MIlitary Park

The Conservation Fund’s work to protect Civil War battlefield sites in Mississippi highlights its dedication to preserving the state’s cultural heritage. With more than 8,000 acres protected in Mississippi since 1985, the Fund and its partners are upholding both the… Read More


Ray Herndon
Ray Herndon Mandeville, LA
(985) 674-3332

Ray Herndon directs our Lower Mississippi work, with special emphasis on conserving and restoring coastal wetlands and forested floodplains. Ray has been with The Conservation Fund since 2000. He holds an M.S. from Johns Hopkins University and a B.A. and M.A. from Washington College in Maryland.