LCRA declines to reveal water science behind Bastrop County groundwater case

The Lower Colorado River Authority has denied a request to disclose its hydrological findings in a groundwater dispute with rural landowners in Bastrop County.The LCRA has requested to pump 25,000 acre-feet of groundwater, or 8.1 billion gallons, per year from the Simsboro formation in the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer for customers in Bastrop, Lee and eastern Travis counties, a pursuit that has prompted disquiet among landowners concerned about how that extraction would affect domestic and

Source: LCRA declines to reveal water science behind Bastrop County groundwater case