Parks and Open Space Projects


Nature is more important than ever these days.  As the fastest growing county in Texas, Hays County has taken a proactive approach to setting aside sensitive lands and preserving them as parks and open spaces.  The $75 million bond funding approved by voters (Prop A) in the November 2020 election will help increase access to … Continue reading Parks and Open Space Projects

Watershed Association Purchases 74 acres of Dry Cypress for Recharge Protection


Wimberley Valley Watershed Association FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Nov. 19, 2021 WIMBERLEY, TX    The Wimberley Valley Watershed Association (WVWA) finalized the purchase of 74 acres adjacent to the Colemans Canyon Preserve on Wednesday, November 10, 2021.  This purchase secures critical recharge area for the Middle Trinity Aquifer and is within the catchment area for Jacob’s Well.  … Continue reading Watershed Association Purchases 74 acres of Dry Cypress for Recharge Protection

Support Your Watershed Association This Giving Tuesday


There are so many worthy, incredible nonprofits that make the Hill Country a better place and deserve support–especially today, Giving Tuesday. We are proud to be part of the Hill Country Conservation Network and collaborate with so many talented scientists, policy makers, and stewards. Together with friends, members, and colleagues, we have worked to inspire … Continue reading Support Your Watershed Association This Giving Tuesday

Texas Innovation Corridor Future Development Project Launches


Greater San Marcos Partnership (GSMP) and Watershed Partners, a program of WVWA, jointly launched the Texas Innovation Corridor (TxIC) Future Development project Nov. 15, celebrating funding approval in October from GSMP’s board matched equally by WVWA. The $43,000, five-month project will be executed by Siglo Group, led by Jonathan Ogren, to create a conservation and … Continue reading Texas Innovation Corridor Future Development Project Launches