• Drought conditions have further improved for HTGCD. NO DROUGHT stage status for all non-exempt permit holders is effective July 1, 2015.,
Important New HTGCD Meeting Date!
now scheduled on 3rd Wednesday
but check the calendar.


Below are a variety of external links to help you understand and practice sound water conservation practices.

General Water Conservation

Water Conservation Brochures in the Bathroom, the Kitchen, the Laundry, with Appliances and Plumbing and Outdoors and in the Landscaping
TWDB Water Conservation Best Management Practices Guide
EPA WaterSense
LCRA Water Conservation
City of Austin Water Conservation
H2O House
Sustainable Sites
Certification Programs/Certified Ground Water Professional Program Educational opportunities for groundwater professionals.
National Ground Water Educator Resources Link for teachers and youth program directors to provide a format for groundwater awareness education.
National Ground Water Association: Educational Foundation/Scholarships

Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater Harvesting
Rainwater Harvesting – Texas Cooperative Extension – Includes instruction for designing and building rainwater harvesting systems. The site also features a calculator for determining requirements for individual systems.
TWDB Rainwater Harvesting Documents- Rainwater harvesting related publications. Manuals, Reports, Presentations, Papers & Articles

Landscape Irrigation