Tag Archives: Texas Water Development Board
The prolonged battle has highlighted a major flaw in Texas water management: State policies mostly don’t recognize the connection between surface water and groundwater.
Why is a 40-mile stretch of the San Saba river running dry during the summers? That was the central question at a Texas House Natural Resources Committee hearin...Read More
The TWDB on Thursday approved a five-year water management plan that projects Texas’ population will grow by 70 percent by 2070....Read More
A report suggests that state water planners have drastically overestimated how much water Texas will need by 2060....Read More
Everything you've ever wanted to know about Prop 6—and then some.
Prop 6 is being pitched as a long-term solution to the growing water supply problems of the state. Is it?...Read More
Some lawmakers expressed worry today that a plan to overhaul the Texas Water Development Board and put the agency in charge of overseeing a $2 billion water inf...Read More
There is a risk that funding the $53 billion Texas water plan could create a slush-fund for giant, unnecessary infrastructure projects. Lawmakers should priorit...Read More