November 30, 2015

Texas Drought Worries Remain, Despite Flood Threats

Texas lakes are rising and El Niño may bring a wet winter, but people in the know remain concerned about drought in Central Texas. Extreme rain events in 2015 drove […]
September 18, 2015

Can Rain be Harnessed? Texas is Trying

Much of Texas flooded in the spring and now drought-like conditions have returned. Farmer Ben Sholls said, “We had too much rain in the spring months and it affected our […]
September 14, 2015

Install a Rain Harvesting Tank Before You Need One

Despite heavy spring rains in Texas, the state is again suffering from cracked, dry ground. According to a new article in the Ranch and Rural Living magazine, the best time […]
September 10, 2015

Water Demand in Texas to Increase by 22%

The demand for water in Texas will increase by 22 percent by 2060, so protecting all water resources and practicing conservation is essential to sustaining the state’s water supply. The […]
July 13, 2015

Despite Heavy Rain, Some West Texas Lakes Remain Low

Texas’ recent heavy rainfall has helped restore lakes and reservoirs that have been low for several years. However, many West Texas lakes remain low, some tens of feet below normal […]
March 12, 2015

North Texas Drought Continues Despite Recent Rain and Snow

Despite rain, sleet and snow in February and early March, North Texas will see another year of drought conditions. The United States Drought Monitor reports that the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex and surrounding counties were still […]
March 2, 2015

Central Texas Residents Worry about Water as Local Population Grows

Central Texas residents and developers are clashing over low water supplies and growing suburbs, and observers expect to see more confrontations of this type as the state’s drought continues. Read […]
February 19, 2015

The Current Drought is the Worst Ever for Central Texas

The Central Texas drought impacting area lakes is the worst the area has experienced since the lakes were built in the ’30s. New data shows the lakes are facing a […]
January 30, 2015

Solving the Water Crisis is Transending Politics in Texas

Texas lawmakers from both parties and throughout the state are working together to create a new fund that would help fund state water projects, such as much-needed pipelines and treatment […]