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Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Enacts 20% Drought Curtailment
Local trigger conditions of the Blanco River and the Pedernales River have fallen back into the Alarm Stage drought condition. Regional drought trigger of the Palmer Drought...
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30% Curtailment Instituted for Jacob’s Well Groundwater Management Zone (JWGMZ)
A 30% Curtailment declaration for the Jacob’s Well Groundwater Management Zone (JWGMZ) was sanctioned by the Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Board of...
2021 Neighborhood Site Visit
Summer 2021 Neighborhood Site Visit Sign-up This summer HTGCD is teaming up with Wimberley Valley Watershed Association (WVWA) and Comal Trinity Groundwater Conservation...
Alex S. Broun Geology Collection donated to the University of Texas Bureau of Economic Geology
Longtime Hays County resident and Geologist Al Broun was recognized for his illustrious career in late 2020 with a special recognition of excellence by the Board of...
Strategic Water Vision 2021
Strategic Water Vision 2021
Due to significant continuing growth and limited groundwater supplies in Hays County, the District is approaching the limits of its available groundwater. In the interest of...
Kinder Morgan – Permian Highway Pipeline
Hays County well owners, The Kinder Morgan Pipeline Company is constructing a large natural gas pipeline from west to east through central Hays County that will convey 2...
Hays Trinity Drought Stage: No Drought. Voluntary Conservation
Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Suspends Drought Stage
At the June 4th Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Board meeting, District Directors voted to suspend drought stage in the Jacobs Well Groundwater Management...
Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Delays Drought Cutbacks
At the April 2 Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Board meeting, District Directors voted to delay an order that would put the Jacobs Well Groundwater Management...
Jacobs Well Groundwater Management Zone to Help Protect Cypress Creek Watershed Well Owners During Drought
In response to community requests for additional protections in Wimberley Valley’s Cypress Creek Watershed, The Hays Trinity Groundwater Conservation District Board of...