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Colorado River Basin Recreational Use Attainability Analysis, Part 2

RUAA for Colorado River Below Lake J.B. Thomas and Beals Creek, Colorado River Basin.

Project Summary

Status: Completed

Basin Colorado River Basin
Segment Names and Numbers Colorado River Below Lake J.B. Thomas, 1412; Beals Creek, 1412B
Counties Scurry, Coke, Howard, Mitchell
Recreational Survey Report The TCEQ has completed a report of its Recreational Use Attainability Analysis for these water bodies.
Public Review of Recreational-Survey Report The comment period for the draft report has concluded. After the comment period on the draft report closed, the TCEQ used the comments to make an informed recommendation for the recreational-use category and criteria to include in the Texas Surface Water Quality Standards.
TCEQ Recommendations

TCEQ recommended the contact recreation use on Colorado River Below Lake J.B. Thomas remain primary contact recreation. TCEQ recommended the contact recreation use on Beals Creek be revised to secondary contact recreation 1. The recommendations can be found here:


Draft recommendations are open to public comment. If you would like to comment on the draft recommendations, comments will be accepted until April 28, 2020. TCEQ will not issue a formal response to the comments at this stage. There will be another comment period after the recommendations on recreational use have been formally proposed by TCEQ. Comments can be submitted via email to Katherine Lavelle at Standards@tceq.texas.gov or mailed to Katherine Lavelle, MC-234, P.O. Box 13087, Austin, TX 78711.
Final Outcome Check this webpage for the final outcome.

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Project Report

RUAA for for Colorado River Below Lake J.B. Thomas and Beals Creek:

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For More Information

E-mail us at standards@tceq.texas.gov or see contact information for staff members.

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