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Lake Granbury: Implementing a Watershed Protection Plan

A project to support a Watershed Coordinator and public outreach programs in the Lake Granbury area

 

Background

Extensive use of on-site sewage facilities for water-front residences on the man-made coves of Lake Granbury has resulted in elevated levels of bacteria, which affect the recreational use of the coves and threatening to affect the lake as well. The Brazos River Authority, after conducting extensive monitoring of water quality in these coves and canals for several years, led the development of a Watershed Protection Plan (WPP) to reduce bacteria levels in the coves.

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Project Description

This project supports the salary of a Watershed Coordinator for Lake Granbury. The coordinator will serve as the primary contact for WPP implementation, facilitate stakeholder meetings, and seek funding to support ongoing implementation of the WPP.

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Documents

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For More Information

To find out more about the NPS Program, call 512-239-6682 or e-mail us at nps@tceq.texas.gov.

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