Climate Change Could Be a Major Challenge for the Edwards Aquifer

Below are a couple excerpts from The National Climate Assessment’s review of the Edwards Aquifer. This review was written to help inform decision-makers, utility and natural resource managers, public health officials, emergency planners, and other stakeholders by providing a thorough examination of the effects of climate change on the United States. As a shallow karst … Continue reading Climate Change Could Be a Major Challenge for the Edwards Aquifer

Texas Cities Turn to ASR as an Innovative Water Supply Strategy

The fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA) has made it crystal clear how the challenges of climate change are impacting our aquifers across the country.  Municipalities are turning to new technologies to meet water demands.  For many entities, investing in Aquifer Storage and Recovery (ASR) systems seems like a viable solution. ASR works like this: during times of plentiful water, … Continue reading Texas Cities Turn to ASR as an Innovative Water Supply Strategy

Bulverde Meeting to Organize Opposition to Indian Creek Sewage Discharge Permit

January 23, 2019 at 6:30PMGVTC Auditorium, 36101 Farm to Market 3159, New Braunfels, TX Strategy Meeting Regarding Indian Creek Ranch Wastewater Permit The Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance is calling a meeting to discuss strategies for fighting a local developer’s attempt to dump up to 300,000 gallons per day of treated sewage into Indian Creek, a … Continue reading Bulverde Meeting to Organize Opposition to Indian Creek Sewage Discharge Permit

Hays County Commissioners Office Calls Public Meeting to Discuss the Permian Basin Pipeline

Wimberley Community Center January 29th at 5:30 PMMeeting called by Hays County Precinct 3 Commissioner’s Office The Kinder Morgan Permian Highway Pipeline is currently planned to come through the Hill Country and will directly impact 82 properties in Hays County. Along its route, the pipeline will cross rivers, creeks, karst aquifer recharge zones and critical … Continue reading Hays County Commissioners Office Calls Public Meeting to Discuss the Permian Basin Pipeline