Natural Outlook, Summer 2008
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The TCEQ is finding more uses for its Continuous Water Quality Monitoring Network, which now has 57 stations. Not only is the network expanding, but these monitors perform increasingly complex tasks.
Through two major programs, the TCEQ is working to reduce emissions from vehicles and heavy machinery.
The TCEQ has implemented a full range of cleanup and pollution-detection activities in the North Bosque River watershed, near Waco.
The impressive restoration of the wetlands at Bahia Grande near Brownsville has been recognized with a Texas Environmental Excellence Award.
Rules are in place for the September kick-off of the state's computer recycling program. Manufacturers wanting to sell computers must provide recycling for home users.
About 2,700 school buses will be riding cleaner this fall, thanks to the Texas Clean School Bus Program.