The City of San Antonio’s Edwards Aquifer Protection Program utilizes land and conservation easement acquisitions to protect the quality and quantity of Edwards Aquifer recharge. This review considers four key components of its viability: (1) establishing the need for action,…
I once heard that water should not be considered a human right but a survival right. This simple statement can change the paradigm in which international law evolves toward the construction of an international groundwater legal framework, which today is…
In the aftermath of flooding disasters, a temptation is to pursue recovery while also dismissing the event as unlikely to recur. Is it possible that underlying streamflow trends, which often avoid detection, help explain individual flooding episodes and should influence…
A pipeline to pump water from the Nueces River to the upper delta at Rincon Bayou was constructed to mitigate the reduction of inflow from impoundments. Pumping has restored ecological function to the Nueces Estuary by increasing inflow and decreasing…
Groundwater is a strategic economic asset, and recent Texas Supreme Court decisions have strengthened private ownership rights in groundwater. Despite the economic and political stakes, debate on how to actually value groundwater has been sparse. In response, this article sets…
The Ogallala Aquifer extends beneath eight states in the Great Plains region of North America. It stretches from Texas to South Dakota and is among the largest aquifers in the world. In Texas, extraction of groundwater, primarily for cropland irrigation,…
This study includes thermodynamic and economic analyses of a seawater reverse osmosis (RO) plant integrated with a small-scale combined cycle natural gas (CCGT) plant ranging from 36–71 megawatts (MW). These analyses model electricity produced by the CCGT plant as power…
This article will introduce the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow (CoCoRaHS) network and illustrate its integration into the daily operations at the National Weather Service West Gulf River Forecast Center (WGRFC). An example will be shown on how the…
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Today @GovAbbott appointed TCEQ Commissioner Emily Lindley to the Environmental Flows Advisory Group.
NEW: The September Texas+Water featuring a Q&A with the State Climatologist of Texas, John Nielsen-Gammon & outlook by Robert Mace. #climatemodelling #climate #txwater #climatechange #water https://t.co/NCLElgxqUc
NEW: Read the September Texas+Water featuring a Q&A with the State Climatologist of Texas, John Nielsen-Gammon & outlook by Robert Mace. #climatemodelling #climate #txwater #climatechange https://t.co/NCLElgxqUc
Information on joining the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network is presented in this article. Members of network provide observations that are vital in assisting the West Gulf River Forecast Center with flood forecasting operations. #txwater #Floods #Rainfall https://t.co/eQpmnfl9oA
just ran the numbers: Elephant Butte Reservoir (at 3 percent full) is the lowest it's been since August 31, 1972.
The Brazos River Authority will open one floodgate at Possum Kingdom Lake’s Morris Sheppard Dam Tuesday afternoon. The release of 9,000 cubic feet per second will not produce flooding on the Brazos. Releases from Lake Granbury to pass these flows will begin later in the week.
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Texas House Natural Resources Committee issues a revised notice for their upcoming hearing on September 27th covering groundwater policy and the 1944 treaty with Mexico over the Rio Grande among other topics. #txwater #txlege
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Hot off the "press!" New Program Review in the journal's Volume 9: Integration of the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) observations into the West Gulf River Forecast Center operations by Gregory Story #rainfall #observers #flood ... See MoreSee Less
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Texas Water Journal Vol. 9, No. 1 Program Review published
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Congratulations to the city of Wichita Falls for its award for implementing the first high-profile direct potable reuse project in the country. ... See MoreSee Less
City of Wichita Falls wins award for water reuse project
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A draft of the Texas State Flood Assessment is posted for comment: buff.ly/2peDYwC #txflood #txwater ... See MoreSee Less
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