X
GO

Water School

Archive by tag: missionReturn
How is the Brazos River Authority governed?

How is the Brazos River Authority governed?

The Brazos River Authority is governed by a Board of Directors. Board members are appointed by the Governor of Texas with advice and consent of the state Senate. The organization is accountable to the Governor, the Legislature, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) and the cities, businesses and individuals throughout the basin to whom we sell water.
Read More
Search
Categories

The information provided on this site is intended as background on water within the Brazos River basin. There should be no expectation that this information is all encompassing, complete or in any way examines every aspect of this very complex natural resource.

If you have questions about a post or would like additional information, please contact us or call 888-922-6272.

Tags
oxygen minerals reservoir contaminants landscaping filter jobs chlorides gate inundated insurance effluent possum kingdom main stem bay fish kill system volume subsidence parasite salinity spring industrial USGS speaker habitat riparian xeriscape taste gage treatment sediment water planning measure electricity runoff infection wastewater map dam well water plants chlorine pharmaceuticals clarity bed and banks wildlife emergency use storage drinking water impound medicine boating contract E. coli mitigation river limestone aerobic lake lake level acre-feet governance water supply precipitation classification evaporation recreation conservation fork beneficial use appropriation industry quality cfs dock fishing allens creek reservoir drought water code streamflow authority agriculture septic water clarity hunting biosolids corps of engineers water rights Board climate bottled water subsidence district estuary rights releases hydrologic cycle brackish mission subwatershed flood water treatment septic system municipal employment potable canoeing smell water use acre-foot dissolved solids organic monitor streamflow planning corps hydrology consumption direct re-use anaerobic stream flood pool riverine indirect re-use calcium use tributary mainstem aquifer soil environment groundwater fertilizer costs surface water lakes watershed marsh camping gulf hydrilla pollutants water quality drilling basin channel salt E coli inland golden algea invasive plants environmental granbury electric companies sludge farming sanitation algae mgd reservoirs meta tag wetlands turbidity golden algae PAM lake levels supply maps sewage lawn rain canoe watercourse TCEQ ground water kayak water cycle permit spillway agricultural wetland depth solids gas water legislation flood control lake hydropower