"Watershed News" will have the dual mission of reporting the work of our volunteers and keeping you informed of the issues concerning land and water in the Wimberley Valley. Together, we are all working to protect Jacob's Well and the waters that make this place so beautiful.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
In the Flow Vol: 1 Issue: 5:
photo illustration by: Todd Wiseman / Caleb Bryant
UPDATED: House Speaker Joe Straus announced Tuesday evening
his plan to delay consideration of a must-pass resolution related to a
broader budget deal until Wednesday. announced Tuesday evening his plan to delay consideration of a
must-pass resolution related to a broader budget deal until Wednesday.
by Mose Buchele, KUT News/StateImpact Texas
A dispute over permitting in the Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation
District may foreshadow fights the rest of the state could soon face as
crippling drought conditions persist.
by Kate Galbraith and Ryan
Texas endured the worst drought in recorded state history in
2011, and it has yet to bounce back. Using data from the Texas Water
Development Board's reservoir status tracker, our auto-updating
map visualizes the current state of Texas reservoirs.