Ahead of the curve

Hill Country stakeholders proactively create Upper Llano River Watershed Protection Plan.

Composed of the North and South Llano rivers, the Upper Llano River is known as a Hill Country treasure. Its near-pristine flows provide a healthy ecosystem supporting a variety of aquatic communities and numerous recreational opportunities.

To sustain the river’s pristine condition, local stakeholders partnered with the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board (TSSWCB), soil and water conservation districts, groundwater conservation districts, Texas Tech University Llano River Field StationTexas Water Resource Institute (TWRI), Texas Parks and Wildlife Departmentand the Llano River Watershed Alliance to develop a watershed protection plan (WPP)… Read more from Texas Water Resources Institute