Category Archives: Texas Legislation and Issues

Texas: Whooping Crane Case Could Affect State Water Supplies

Whooping Crane Case Could Affect State Water Supplies by Neena Satija As drought conditions and dry forecasts persist across Texas, lawyers will argue a case in front of the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Thursday that could have major implications for … Continue reading

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Good News about the Southern Edwards Plateau Habitat Conservation Plan!

On July 25 the Kerr County Commissioners passed the Resolution for Kerr County to be removed from the Permit Plan Area for the Southern Edwards Plateau Habitat Conservation Plan. This is a great victory for Kerr County and we owe our … Continue reading

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Is a Three Inch Lizard Eating Up Ranch Land and Oil Companies in West Texas?

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service is working to add the three inches-long Dunes Sagebrush Lizard to the Endangered Species list. However, extensive evidence shows that this move is not based on science. Environmental groups like WildEarth Guardians and the … Continue reading

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Texas Patriots Help Your Groundwater Rights

SB 332 on private groundwater rights is in trouble. With the excuse of unknown unwanted consequences, opponents to the bill and to our property rights are blocking the bill.   SB 332 confirms only what the Texas legislature and courts … Continue reading

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Urgent Message for Bexar, Medina, Bandera, Kerr, Kendall, Blanco, and Comal Counties and other Texas Patriots!

Please come prepared to the Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting for the Southern Edward Plateau Habitat Conservation Plan (SEP HCP). The meeting will be held on             April 11, 2011 6:00 pm Scenic Loop Playground Club 18249 Sherwood Trail Grey … Continue reading

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Edwards Aquifer Recovery Implementation Program

Edwards Aquifer Recovery Implementation Program and HB 2760 and companion SB 1595 HB 2760 and identical companion SB 1595 have been filed. They relate to species-protection programs for the Edwards Aquifer, the Guadalupe River Basin, the San Antonio River Basin, … Continue reading

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Native Endangered Species List in Texas

At least nine more species will be added in Texas to the native Endangered Species List, mostly freshwater mussels that may affect property rights around any freshwater body.

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