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Water and Weather for May 2024 June 11, 2024

How did May rainfall impact drought in Texas? In the latest Water + Weather report, Dr. Mark Wentzel reviews the impact of last month's precipitation and looks ahead at the drought forecast for the next few months.

Texas’ amended regional flood plan recommendations total over $54 billion

Texas’ amended regional flood plan recommendations total over $54 billion April 17, 2024

The TWDB has approved amendments to the first-ever regional flood plans that recommend additional solutions to reduce the risk and impact of flooding across the state, bringing the total estimated cost of flood risk reduction solutions for all 15 planning regions to more than $54 billion.

The TWDB visits Lubbock April 17, 2024

The TWDB continues outreach efforts across the state, and the destination was the High Plains earlier this month. Board members and staff met with stakeholders and toured a farm, a playa, and water-related facilities during a two-day visit.