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Water + Weather for July 2022 August 09, 2022

At the end of July, drought conditions covered 97 percent of Texas, and storage in the state's water supply reservoirs was below normal. But, from a surface water supply perspective, most Texas reservoirs are doing better than during the 2011 drought. In the latest Water + Weather report, Dr. Mark Wentzel looks back at the 2011 levels and recaps where our surface water supply stands now.

6 ways to conserve water in the summer heat

6 ways to conserve water in the summer heat July 13, 2022

Summer is in full swing in Texas and shaping up to be hotter and drier than average for much of the state. With higher temperatures and less rainfall, water conservation is a hot topic for many communities across the state.

Massive pipeline provides water from three lakes to North Texas area June 07, 2022

Approximately 1.5 million feet of pipeline connecting three lakes is now providing water to the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. The Tarrant Regional Water District and City of Dallas Water Utilities partnered together for the Integrated Pipeline Project to meet growing water demands in their communities.