With water levels continuing to sink and ground across both Kendall County and much of the Lone Star state, the Kendall County Commissioners Court opted to extend its drought disaster emergency declaration Monday, September 25.
TEXAS – For those monitoring the health of the Edwards Aquifer, Barton Springs serves as one indicator. Last month, FOX 7 was there when crews stopped by to take inflow measurements.
A new solar desalination system takes in saltwater and heats it with natural sunlight. The system flushes out accumulated salt, so replacement parts aren’t needed often, meaning the system could potentially produce drinking water that is cheaper than tap water.
AUSTIN (KXAN) – In a new report, the Greater Edwards Aquifer Alliance (GEAA) detailed the importance of utilizing water reuse, or recycled water, to combat water scarcity in the booming Hill Country counties.
The nation’s most populous state is turning to Nebraska for its know-how on groundwater management.
‘Monster Fracs’ are getting far bigger. And far thirstier.
Source: Fracking for oil and gas is devouring American groundwater (The New York Times)