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.

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Michael Schramm
michael.schramm@ag.tamu.edu

As a research associate 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 a TWRI senior research scientist, 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.

      Upcoming Meetings

      Project Contacts

      Emily Monroe, Extension Program Specialist
      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.