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Rio Grande Watershed and Texas Water Issues Web Collection

Collected by: University of Texas, San Antonio

Archived since: May, 2010

Description:

Websites and blogs addressing water issues in Texas and throughout the Rio Grande/Bravo Watershed.

Subject:   Science & Health Society & Culture

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Title: Texas Water Matters

URL: http://www.texaswatermatters.org/

Description: By collaborating with water policy specialists, public officials, and the communities of Texas, Texas Water Matters hopes to ensure adequate water for all needs, reduce the future demand for water and foster efficient use, educate decision makers and the general public about the environmental and economic impacts of wasteful water development and the availability of cost-effective, environmentally sound alternatives.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 10 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: Texas Water Conservation

URL: http://www.savewatertexas.com/

Description: "SaveWaterTexas / Payne Communications & Associates specialize in “WATER” communications -- creating the tools for public outreach efforts, designing Texas water conservation education programs for students and homeowners, and hosting community events and workshops to promote greater understanding of water issues in Texas."

Captured 2 times between Jun 02, 2011 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 6 Videos Captured

Subject:   Texas. ,  Water coservation.

Title: Rio Grande Regional Water Authority Website

URL: http://www.rgrwa.org/

Description: Created by the Texas legislature in 2003, The RGRWA "investigates, plan, acquire, construct, maintain, or operate any property the authority considers necessary or proper for the accomplishment of the purposes of the authority, including water treatment, wastewater treatment, water conveyance, and desalination of water" in Willacy, Cameron, Hidalgo, Starr, Zapata, and Webb counties, excluding the City of Laredo.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas. ,  Rio Grande Watershed.

Title: Region L: South Central Texas Regional Water Planning Group Website

URL: http://www.regionltexas.org/

Description: Region L developes develops five-year plans that protect water resources now and in the future.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: Preserve our Water Website

URL: http://www.preserveourwater.org/

Description: Preserve Our Water’s purpose is to educate citizens in protection and preservation of Blanco County’s rural and small town communities, including the protection of water resources, and to encourage informed citizen participation. This website ceased to exist sometime between June 2010 and June 2011.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: River Systems Institute Website

URL: http://www.meadowscenter.txstate.edu/

Description: The River Systems Institute is committed to protecting and studying the streams that are the essence of life in Texas and elsewhere on the planet.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 10 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: The Edwards Aquifer Website

URL: http://www.edwardsaquifer.net/

Description: Eckhardt first created this website in 1995 to provide an internet based resources on the Edwards that would be unbiased, educational, and non-technical. He has continued to update its information since that time.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 20 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas. ,  Hydrogeology.

Title: Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance Website

URL: http://www.aquiferalliance.org/

Description: The Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance (GEAA) is a nonprofit organization that promotes broad-based advocacy for protection and preservation of the Edwards Aquifer, its springs, watersheds, and the surrounding Texas Hill Country.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 6 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club Website

URL: http://texas.sierraclub.org/

Description: The Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club is an outdoor recreation and conservation organization representing approximately 24,000 Texans in 12 regional groups located throughout the state. Our State Conservation Office located near the State Capitol in Austin serves as a lobbying office and grassroots communications center supporting advocacy and education about our environmental priorities.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Subject:   Environmentalists. Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: TAMU Water Project Blog

URL: http://tamuwaterproject.wordpress.com/

Description: The TAMU Water Project is dedicated to the production, distribution, and research of affordable, appropriate technology point of use ceramic water filters for residents in the Texas Colonias and other rural communities locally and worldwide, and the interdisciplinary engagement of creative public pedagogy informed by social, cultural, political, and health issues related to inadequate access to potable water.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 12 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: South Llano Watershed Alliance Website

URL: http://southllano.org/

Description: The South Llano Watershed Alliance is an organization of landowners and interested stakeholders whose mission statement is to preserve and enhance the South Llano River and adjoining watersheds by encouraging land and water stewardship through collaboration, education, and community participation.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 2 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: Rio Grande Regional Water Planning Group Website

URL: http://riograndewaterplan.org/

Description: The Rio Grande Regional Water Planning Group (Rio Grande RWPG) is one of 16 local bodies established under Senate Bill 1 to coordinate long-range water supply planning by bringing together local stakeholders. It includes Maverick, Webb, Zapata, Jim Hogg, Starr, Hidalgo, Willacy, and Cameron counties.

Captured 4 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas. ,  Rio Grande Watershed.

Title: Conserving Water for Future Generations

URL: http://panhandlegroundwater.blogspot.com/

Description: This blog addresses water conservation efforts in the Texas panhandle.

Captured 2 times between Jun 02, 2011 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 6 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation.,  Texas.

Title: Harman on Earth

URL: http://harmanonearth.com/

Description: News archive of Harmon's writing, focusing on environmental and border justice.

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 10 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation.,  Texas.

Title: Drought Monitor Blog

URL: http://droughtmonitor.blogspot.com/

Description: Provides regular updates on drought status in the Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District

Captured 3 times between Jun 11, 2010 and Mar 27, 2012

Subject:   Water conservation.,  Texas.

Title: Coyote Gulch

URL: http://coyotegulch.wordpress.com/

Description: John Orr blogs daily about water issues in Texas.

Captured 2 times between Jun 02, 2011 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 77 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation. Water quality management.,  Texas.

Title: Texas Water Solutions

URL: http://blogs.edf.org/texaswatersolutions/

Description: A blog with ideas for conserving water, specifically ideas for Texas. This website ceased to exist sometime between March 2013 and January 2014

Captured 2 times between Jun 02, 2011 and Mar 27, 2012

Videos: 8 Videos Captured

Subject:   Water conservation.,  Texas.

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