Our Mission

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.

Public Access Map

The Gonzales County Underground Water Conservation District in coordination with Texas AgriLife Extension office at Texas A&M has provided an interactive map for public use. The map includes in an interactive list of registered wells within the District, and water level results and water quality results from the District's water well monitoring system. Click here... to access the map. 

 

District Boundaries

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

Boundary Map

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The State of Texas 86th Legislature Update

January 21, 2019

Bill Status 

House Bill   Status
HB720 Larsen, Lyle (R) Relating to appropriations of water for use in aquifer storage and recovery projects. 
  Track Name(s): Groundwater Bills (A)
  Bill History: 01-10-2019 Filed (H)
HB 721 Larsen, Lyle (R) Relating to the duty of the Texas Water Development Board to conduct studies of and prepare and submit reports on aquifer storage and recovery. 
  Track Name(s): Groundwater Bills (A)
  Bill History: 01-10-2019 Filed (H)
HB 722 Larsen, Lyle (R) Relating to the development of brackish groundwater.
  Track Name(s): Groundwater Bills (A)
  Bill History: 01-10-2019 Filed (H)
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Winter Weather Woes

Winter Weather Woes

February 01, 2019

This winter has brought more winter weather woes than usual, as the polar vortex has hit North America, bringing with it record-breaking cold. The past week has seen the coldest weather in a generation. Schools have been called off, businesses are closed, flights are cancelled, the US Postal Service has suspended service in some states, and thousands of homes have been without power. Chicago has been colder than Mt. Everest base camp. The U.S. Midwest has had lower temperatures than the South Pole. This is dangerously cold. 

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