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In addition to helping MAWSS, the bank has benefited individual property owners by allowing them to buy credits that allow them develop property where previously they may have had to make project modifications because of a resident gopher tortoise.
The habitat at the MAWSS site has now been improved to more closely resemble a natural longleaf pine forest ecosystem.
With the success of the MAWSS conservation bank, the future looks brighter for the gopher tortoises.