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Edwards Aquifer: No Limits Yet
"...U.S. Defense Department, to limit pumping out of the Edwards Aquifer, failed to win support in court this week...."

July 19, 1996 News Feature

City Staff Reports on Risks of Natural Gas Pipeline Through Edwards Aquifer
Council hears from Environmental Officer on Permian Highway Pipeline
"...pipeline transporting hydrocarbons would have on the Trinity and Edwards aquifers.” The pipeline is a project of Kinder Morgan..."

Sept. 6, 2019 News Post by Michael King

Edwards Aquifer in Critical Stage Drought
Combination of reduced supply, lower than average rainfall in watersheds, and increased demand has caused both flow at Barton Springs and measured water levels to fall below critical indicators for first time in Edwards Aquifer Conservation District’s 19-year history
"...For the first time in its 19-year history, the Edwards Aquifer Conservation District this week declared a critical stage..."

Sept. 22, 2006 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Proposition 5: The Middle School at Edwards Aquifer
The controversy over the proposed Southwest middle school has a long history
"...RR 1826, just outside the western boundary of the Edwards Aquifer recharge zone. The decision delighted southwest parents, who..."

Aug. 27, 2004 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

AMD and the Edwards Aquifer
SOS says mitigation offers aren't enough
"...of its location in the contributing zone of the Edwards Aquifer (projects in the recharge zone are held to..."

April 22, 2005 News Feature by Amy Smith

Pumping Edwards Dry?
Creedmoor-Maha's request to pump more water gets nixed by the Barton Springs / Edwards Aquifer Conservation District.
"...Supply Corp. says he will ask the Barton Springs/ Edwards Aquifer Conservation District to reconsider its decision to deny..."

Jan. 11, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Aquifer Development Horse Has Left Barn
"...30) seem to predict the imminent demise of the Edwards Aquifer should AMD proceed. Examination of satellite imagery and..."

Jan. 3, 2006 Postmarks

Over the Aquifer?
"...Proctor May’s p.29 article [“AMD Plans to Move Over Edwards Aquifer,” News, April 15] on the proposed AMD facility..."

April 19, 2005 Postmarks

Then There's This: City May Buy Aquifer Land Slated for Sewage
Judge's order offers only clue that talks are in progress
"...facility ending up on a 604-acre tract in the Edwards Aquifer recharge zone: The city of Austin and the..."

Oct. 4, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Then There's This: Aquifer Angst
Will the city poop out on its fight to block a wastewater permit?
"...sewage in the recharge zone of the Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer...."

Sept. 28, 2012 News Column by Amy Smith

How an Aquifer Works
The unique geology of the Barton Springs segment of the Edwards Aquifer makes it a particularly fragile resource
"...In places where aquifers recharge slowly, groundwater resources are somewhat buffered from the..."

June 24, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

Enviro Goodman Loses Seat on Aquifer Board
Redrawn boundaries turn veteran board member's precinct from blue to red
"...22 years, will not serve on the Barton Springs Edwards Aquifer Conservation District board of directors after this year...."

Nov. 23, 2012 News Feature by Elizabeth Pagano

Successes of Aquifer District
"...Dear Editor, Over the last four years, the [Aquifer] District has worked to bring people together on central..."

May 17, 2004 Postmarks

More Aquifer Discussion
"...the hydrologically distinct Cold Springs Basin segment of the Edwards Aquifer system and thence flow northeastward to emerge at..."

Jan. 27, 2006 Postmarks

Disputing Aquifer 'Facts'
"...13 [“Postmarks”], I am compelled and obliged to reply. Aquifer flow studies in a joint project between the city..."

Jan. 16, 2006 Postmarks

Aquifer Board Seeks to Expand Its Regulatory Reach
Groundwater agency wants to tighten its grip in western Travis County
"...The Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District may be riding to the rescue..."

Sept. 19, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Another Springs/Aquifer Development Fight
Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District finds itself on wrong side of environmental fight as its board continues determining whether it should build new headquarters on donated parcel inside aquifer recharge zone
"...The Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District finds itself on the wrong side..."

July 6, 2007 News Feature by Kimberly Reeves

Curious Development Afoot Over Aquifer
Proposed development in sensitive recharge zone prompts requests for contested case hearing with commission charged with reviewing developer's land application permit
"...FM 967 in the sensitive recharge zone of the Edwards Aqui­fer, seeks authorization of 330,480 gallons of treated domestic..."

March 28, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Fight to Save Aquifer
"...to thank the Austinites and those from the northern Edwards Aquifer region who made the effort to join with..."

March 8, 2005 Postmarks

Then There's This: Waste Over the Aquifer
With settlement, city must now support treatment plant in recharge zone
"...wastewater treatment system in a recharge zone of the Edwards Aquifer...."

Sept. 13, 2013 News Column by Amy Smith

Summit for the Aquifer
"...We need a plan to guide development over the Edwards Aquifer...."

Dec. 13, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

'Endangered Aquifer'
"...as the Barton Springs segment or zone of the Edwards Aquifer, spans roughly 240,000 acres of contributing and recharge..."

Aug. 3, 2001 News Feature

A Race for the Aquifer
"...The outcome of two contested races for the Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District could recast the board's current 3-2..."

April 26, 2002 News Feature by Amy Smith

Wal-Mart on the Aquifer?
"...Wal-Mart wants to conquer the Edwards Aquifer with one of its famously huge supercenters on..."

April 11, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

Austin May Join Effort to Buy Aquifer Property
Finally! A piece of environmentally sensitive property that won't be developed.
"...– 2,275 acres of prime recharge land over the Edwards Aquifer – say the deal appears to be close..."

Aug. 1, 2008 News Feature by Jacob Cottingham

Controversial Pipeline to Cross the Hill Country
The PHP presents potential risks to Edwards Aquifer, and there is little Austin can do about it
"...that will cross the Texas Hill Country and the Edwards and Trinity aquifers. It cites the potential risk of..."

Sept. 13, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Naked City
Some companies never learn ...
"...Once upon a time there was an aquifer named Ed. Ed was a happy aquifer, except that..."

April 15, 2005 News Feature by Rachel Proctor May

The Laws of the Land
Hatfield and McCoy Drama Unfolds Over Aquifer
"...Bill Couch, manager of Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District, is try to fend off efforts..."

April 24, 1998 News Feature by Kevin Fullerton

Taming the 12-Lane Monster
Task Force Finalizing Plan to Limit Environmental Damage From Aquifer Freeway
"...of the freeway from Loop 360 westward over the Edwards Aquifer Recharge Zone and through the center of Oak..."

Dec. 13, 1996 News Feature

Naked City
A Regional Aquifer Alliance
"...to overhaul existing measures in place to protect the Edwards Aquifer -- the sole source of drinking water for..."

March 7, 2003 News Feature by Amy Smith

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