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Conservation District Explains New Water Bill

The Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District now has a new web page to explain the issues dealt with in HB 3405, regarding the district's annexation of the unregulated "white zone" of the Trinity Aquifer in Hays County.

A view downstream from the headwaters of the San Marcos River. Water from the Edwards Aquifer flows from San Marcos Springs …

The Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District now has a new web page to explain the issues dealt with in House Bill 3405, regarding the district's annexation of the unregulated "white zone" of the Trinity Aquifer in Hays County. HB 3405, which awaits final action by Gov. Greg Abbott, affects the territory, jurisdiction and powers of the BSEACD, including its authority to regulate certain wells for the production of groundwater. (Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District)

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