March 11, 2015

The Rule of Capture Stirs the Waters in the Texas Hill Country

About one-third of Texas residents live in what water experts call a “white zone” — an area of Texas that has no local groundwater district and therefore no pumping regulation. […]
January 28, 2015

Austin Suburbs are the Scene of Looming Water Wars

Electro Purification of Houston plans to pump 5 million gallons of water a day from the unregulated Trinity Aquifer and sell it to rapidly growing Austin suburbs. Under the state’s […]