Founded in 1981 by Frances Williams and her daughter, Amy Monier, as one the first land trusts in Texas, the Connemara Conservancy has been at the forefront of land conservation and environmental education in Texas for more than three decades.

"The Meadow shall be perpetually preserved and maintained as an open meadow in such fashion to be pleasant and agreeable for people. It is to be maintained as an open space and no permanent structures shall be built or erected upon it."