DON’T CUT OFF THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER BASIN – A FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL

The simple title of a recent Austin American-Statesman letter-to-the-editor caught my eye: “Don’t cut off river basin.”  When I looked at who wrote the letter, I became even more interested: the county judges of all five counties through which the Colorado River meanders between Austin and the Gulf of Mexico were signatories.  Pretty impressive I […]

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Please Come! This Wednesday to Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District Meeting!

The Lost Pines Groundwater Conservation District, at it’s regularly scheduled monthly meeting this Wednesday (at 7 pm at the Bastrop Convention Center), will deliberate and possibly take action on Forestar Real Estate Group’s permit request for the full 45,000 acre feet/year of water from the Simsboro formation of Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer. Remember that the Lost Pines […]

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Breaking: CBS News Reports Shoddy TransCanada work on Keystone XL, Won’t Someone Hear the People of East Texas?

There’s actually three pipelines carrying diluted bitumen (aka hazardous tar sands crude), throughout East Texas Keystone XL, Pegasus & Seaway Did you see the report on CBS News about the shoddy work TransCanada is doing on the Keystone XL pipeline in Texas? Thanks to the consumer watchdog, Public Citizen, this report went national as the […]

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