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Texas studies freshwater loss, explores aquifer storage and recovery

As part of an interim charge to study freshwater loss in Texas, the House Natural Resources Committee is expected to meet this fall to examine aquifer storage and recovery (ASR) as a water storage method that could prevent loss to evaporation. ASR involves collecting water during wet … Continue reading

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Texas considers water desalination

With Texas experiencing an ongoing drought and a rapidly growing population, planning for the state’s long-term water needs has become a top policy priority. Among the approaches called for in the most recent state water plan is more reliance on … Continue reading

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New water technologies explored to meet future demand

As demands on Texas’ water supply increase along with the state’s population, communities are seeking innovative solutions to provide water. Among the proposals are the development of aquifer storage and recovery (ASR) and desalination of brackish groundwater. ASR is a way to store drinking … Continue reading

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