The Cypress Creek Watershed Protection Plan is the result a collaborative approach to watershed planning involving the cities, county, civic organizations, and citizens of the Wimberley Valley. The community-led and EPA accepted Watershed Protection Plan is an important tool used to help guide efforts to effectively manage the Cypress Creek Watershed by utilizing best management practices (BMPs) designed to mitigate nonpoint source pollution, anticipate future water quality impairments, and protect groundwater resources. The WVWA continues to serve on the executive committee and is partnering with the Meadows Center for Water and the Environment to support CCWPP education and outreach activities.

WVWA is the only nonprofit organization in the State of Texas collecting quality assured water quality data used to assess whether surface water in the Blanco River and Cypress Creek is meeting Federal Clean Water Act standards and will continue to participate in partnership with the Guadalupe Blanco River Authority and the Texas Clean Rivers Program.

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