Mission StatementGCUWCD Boundry Map

The mission of the Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District is to conserve, preserve, protect and prevent waste of groundwater resources. It shall be the policy of the Board of Directors that the most efficient use of groundwater in the District is to provide for the needs of the citizens and ensure growth for future generations.

Creation of the District

The Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District was created on an order of the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality on November 19, 1993.

District Boundaries

The Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District includes approximately 576,000 acres of Gonzales County and 77,440 acres in Caldwell County.

 

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News and Public Information

Water Conservation Article - Water Use in Urban Landscapes
How to Sample Your Water Well - Download Information
Disinfecting your Private Well - Download Information

For those of you that may need it. The Texas Groundwater Protection Committee has on their main page articles from the Texas A&M Agrilife Extension office on Decontaminating Flooded Wells & Disinfecting Water Wells by Shock Chlorination.

GMA13 Modeled Available Groundwater - Download Documents

Invitation to Bid - Download Information