Lavaca River
Lavaca River

The Lavaca River and a major tributary, Rocky Creek, are impaired due to ongoing elevated levels of bacteria. We are working with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and local stakeholders to develop a watershed protection plan that outlines the voluntary strategies that are needed to achieve water quality goals. For updates on Lavaca news, subscribe to our newsletter below and select "Lavaca" from the watershed options.

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Michael Schramm
michael.schramm@ag.tamu.edu

As a research specialist for TWRI, Michael Schramm leads projects related to watershed planning, water quality assessments and stakeholder engagement.

Allen Berthold
taberthold@ag.tamu.edu

Dr. Allen Berthold is an assistant director at TWRI, where he has served in leadership roles for water-related projects in both agricultural and urban settings across Texas.

    News


    The Texas Water Resources Institute is hosting a meeting Nov. 7 in Victoria for anyone interested in becoming involved in a partnership to improve and protect water quality in the Garcitas and Arenosa Creek watersheds.


    The Texas Water Resources Institute is hosting a meeting Aug. 16 in Victoria for anyone interested in becoming involved in a partnership to improve and protect water quality in the Garcitas Creek and Arenosa Creek watersheds.

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      Project Contacts

      Emily Monroe, Program Specialist I
      Emily.Monroe@ag.tamu.edu
      (979) 458-3154

      This project is funded by the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality through a grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.