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GALVESTON BAY FISH CONSUMPTION WARNING DUE TO PCBs ...

GALVESTON BAY FISH CONSUMPTION WARNING DUE TO PCBs ... | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ or commission) has made available for public comment a draft Implementation Plan for Eight Total Maximum Daily Loads for Indicator Bacteria in Dickinson Bayou and ...
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Lampasas Watershed Protection Plan set to begin - The Eagle

Lampasas Watershed Protection Plan set to begin - The Eagle | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
TEMPLE -- Agricultural producers in the Lampasas River Watershed soon will be eligible for financial assistance to help implement best management practices in their water quality management plans, according to a research associate with Texas A&M...
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Mill Creek partners group forming

Mill Creek partners group forming | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board are inviting area residents to partner with them in addressing water quality issues in Mill Creek.
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EPA awards Texas $2.5M to help protect water quality in key watersheds across state

In an effort to support management of nonpoint-source water pollution, the EPA recently awarded over $2.5 million to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality. The funding will be used for a variety of projects designed to improve water quality in several priority watersheds.
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Water quality training Oct. 14 to focus on Atascosa and Frio rivers

Water quality training Oct. 14 to focus on Atascosa and Frio rivers | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
Variety of continuing education/professional units, credits offered
JOURDANTON – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality issues related to the Atascosa and Frio rivers will be held from 1-5 p.m.
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Austin programs Sept. 29-30 will spotlight watershed stakeholder engagement

Austin programs Sept. 29-30 will spotlight watershed stakeholder engagement | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
Two programs to be held Sept. 29-30 in Austin will address stakeholder engagement in watershed planning and implementation. Both programs will be held from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in Building A, Room 172A of the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality.
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Buck Creek Watershed Protection Plan accepted by EPA - High Plains Journal

Buck Creek Watershed Protection Plan accepted by EPA - High Plains Journal | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
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Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Partnership meeting slated for Sept ...

Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Partnership meeting slated for Sept ... | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
... were identified for watershed protection plan development due to concerns about high levels of nitrogen and elevated levels of bacteria, as reported in the Texas Water Quality Inventory published by the Texas Commission ...
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New law goes into effect to protect East Texas waters - KTRE

New law goes into effect to protect East Texas waters - KTRE | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
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Dean Perkins fishes at least four to five times a week on Lake Sam Rayburn.
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AgriLife Extension sets Living Waters Conference for Aug. 19 in Junction

AgriLife Extension sets Living Waters Conference for Aug. 19 in Junction | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
 
 
Writer: Steve Byrns, 325-653-4576, s-byrns@tamu.edu
Contact: Sam Silvers, 325-446-2620, gssilvers@ag.tamu.edu
 
JUNCTION – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the Living Waters Conference beginning at 8 a.m.
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The BIG Implementation Plan: Collaborating for Success

For three years a diverse group of committed and concerned folks met every month to develop a plan to improve water quality in the Houston-Galveston area. Th...
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Rainwater harvesting 'soaking in' as way to conserve Texas' water ...

Rainwater harvesting 'soaking in' as way to conserve Texas' water ... | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
"This provides us with important data on how much water is needed, as well as the runoff reduction and water quality benefits of rainwater harvesting systems," Jaber said. In severely drought-stricken Wichita Falls, AgriLife ...
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Social media training set for June 18-19 in College Station | Social ...

Social media training set for June 18-19 in College Station | Social ... | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
COLLEGE STATION – The Texas Watershed Planning Program of the Texas Water Resources Institute is sponsoring a social media workshop for natural resources professionals June 18-19 in Room 113 of the Texas A&M ...
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Lampasas River Watershed riparian workshop set May 16 | AgriLife ...

Lampasas River Watershed riparian workshop set May 16 | AgriLife ... | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
Funding and support for the Lampasas Watershed Protection Plan is provided through a Clean Water Act §319(h) nonpoint source grant from the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board and the U.S. Environmental ...
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Lampasas River Watershed Protection Plan enters implementation phase | AgriLife Today

Lampasas River Watershed Protection Plan enters implementation phase | AgriLife Today | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
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Lampasas River Watershed riparian workshop set Nov. 17 - AgriLife Today

Lampasas River Watershed riparian workshop set Nov. 17 - AgriLife Today | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
Lampasas River Watershed riparian workshop set Nov.
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AgriLife Extension announces new riparian restoration publication

AgriLife Extension announces new riparian restoration publication | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
‘Riparian Restoration on Farms and Ranches in Texas’ is now available
COLLEGE STATION – A Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service official has announced the release of “Riparian Restoration on Farms and Ranches in Texas,” which is now available.
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AgriLife Extension to hold three landowners’ planning, management workshops in San Antonio

AgriLife Extension to hold three landowners’ planning, management workshops in San Antonio | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
SAN ANTONIO – The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will hold three Landowners’ Planning and Management Workshops in August, September and October to address issues of importance to rural and semi-rural landholders in and around Bexar County.
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Buck Creek Watershed Protection Plan accepted by EPA - Pampa News

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Texas A&M Monitoring Water Quality at Texas Beaches - News 92 FM

Texas A&M Monitoring Water Quality at Texas Beaches - News 92 FM | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
The Texas General Land Office has a new tool to assess water quality at beaches along the gulf coast.
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UT Arlington Researchers Examining Water Quality in North Texas ...

The North Texas Groundwater Conservation District is teaming with a group of University of Texas of Arlington researchers to conduct a groundwater quality-testing program that will include at least 100 samples from private ...
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Water quality training July 17 in Dripping Springs will focus on Onion Creek

DRIPPING SPRINGS – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality issues related to Onion Creek and Barton Springs will be held from 1-5 p.m. July 17 at the Dripping Springs Ranch Park, 1042 DS Ranch Road in Dripping Springs.
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The Watershed Management Approach | The Plant Groom ...

The Watershed Management Approach | The Plant Groom ... | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
This publication explains the data collection and data assessment that is part of such a system, and describes the implementation process. The publication will help stakeholders understand watershed management policies.
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Water quality training July 17 in Dripping Springs will focus on Onion Creek

Water quality training July 17 in Dripping Springs will focus on Onion Creek | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
DRIPPING SPRINGS – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality issues related to Onion Creek and Barton Springs will be held from 1-5 p.m. July 17 at the Dripping Springs Ranch Park, 1042 DS Ranch Road in Dripping Springs.

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Riparian and stream ecosystem workshop set for May 8 in Mont ...

Riparian and stream ecosystem workshop set for May 8 in Mont ... | Texas Watershed Assessment, Planning and Restoration | Scoop.it
MONT BELVIEU–The Texas Water Resources Institute's Texas Riparian and Stream Ecosystem Education Program will host a workshop from 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
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