Llano River plan gets nod from EPA

Llano River plan gets nod from EPA

Because the Upper Llano River is a healthy ecosystem, the Environmental Protection Agency has accepted a watershed protection plan that will help address future declines in water quality and stream flow, according to a news release. The plan was accepted as it met the agency’s national guidelines for watershed-based plans and effectively outlined a strategy to conserve and protect water quantity and quality in the watershed, according to plan developers. The Texas Water Resources Institute, part of the Texas A&M…

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Emily Warren, Associate Director at Meadows Center, Joins Hill Country Alliance Board of Directors

Emily Warren, Associate Director at Meadows Center, Joins Hill Country Alliance Board of Directors

  • October 7, 2016
  • News

The Hill Country Alliance (HCA) is proud to announce that Emily Warren, a water resources expert with more than 15 years of experience in the public sector, recently joined as the newest member to the HCA Board of Directors. Warren is currently the Associate Director for the Meadows Center for Water and the Environment at Texas State University, a research and education center dedicated to inspiring leadership and research that ensures clean, abundant water for the environment and all humanity.…

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2017 Texas Hill Country Calendar Available for Sale: Photo Contest Winners Announced

2017 Texas Hill Country Calendar Available for Sale: Photo Contest Winners Announced

  • October 3, 2016
  • News

Calendar captures the beauty of the Texas Hill Country and the importance of protecting it for future generations  The Hill Country Alliance (HCA) recently released their 10th Texas Hill Country Calendar. Once again, the HCA calendar pairs stunning imagery of incredible Hill Country scenes with important messages about why we must actively work to protect and preserve all that we know and love about this region. The calendar addresses issues including groundwater resource protection, native pollinators, land conservation, land stewardship,…

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