Riparian, stream ecosystem workshop set for April 25 in Goliad

GOLIAD–The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Texas Riparian Stream and Ecosystem Education Program will host a free workshop from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 25 in Goliad for area residents interested in land and water stewardship in the Mission, Aransas and Lower San Antonio watersheds. The morning session will be at The Fire Pit, 144 N. Courthouse […]

Riparian, stream ecosystem workshop set for March 8 in Marion

MARION–The Texas Water Resources Institute Texas Riparian and Stream Ecosystem Education Program will host a free workshop from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. March 8 in Marion for area residents interested in land and water stewardship in the Mid and Lower Cibolo Creek watershed. The morning session will be at the Bexar Bowling Alley and Social Hall, […]

Water quality training March 7 in Bryan will focus on Navasota River

BRYAN – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality related to the Navasota River will be held from 1-5 p.m. March 7 at the Stella Hotel Celeste Ballroom, 4100 Lake Atlas Drive in Bryan. The workshop is presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board […]

Urban Riparian and Stream Restoration Program workshop set March 20 in Seguin

SEGUIN – The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Urban Riparian and Stream Restoration Program will host a workshop from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. March 20 in Seguin for professionals interested in conducting stream restoration projects around the San Antonio area. The urban riparian stream education program is managed by the Texas Water Resources Institute, part of Texas A&M AgriLife […]

Texas A&M hires new leader of agriculture college, agencies

COLLEGE STATION — The Board of Regents of The Texas A&M University System unanimously voted Thursday to hire a nationally recognized leader in nutritional science and a member of the National Academy of Sciences to lead Texas A&M University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the System’s agriculture agencies. As the incoming vice chancellor […]

Urban Riparian and Stream Restoration program workshop set for Feb. 21 in Lewisville

LEWISVILLE – The Texas Water Resources Institute’s Urban Riparian and Stream Restoration Program will host a workshop from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 21 in Lewisville for professionals interested in conducting stream restoration projects around the Dallas area. The morning session will be at the Upper Trinity Regional Water District, 900 N. Kealy St. The afternoon session […]

Water well screenings offered for counties affected by Hurricane Harvey

COLLEGE STATION — The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and others are collaborating to offer another set of water testing opportunities for private well owners in areas affected by floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey. AgriLife Extension’s Texas Well Owner Network is collaborating with Rebuild Texas, Virginia Tech and others to provide free water testing for total coliform and […]

It takes a village … a city, a world

BEAUMONT — Aditi Pandey is one of more than 1 million young adults who left their native countries last year for an education in the U.S. About 21 percent of the foreign students came to study engineering, another 19 percent came for business and management, and almost 14 percent came for computer science and math […]

Water quality training Dec.7 in La Vernia

LA VERNIA – A Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality related to the mid and lower Cibolo Creek watershed area will be from 8 a.m.-noon Dec. 7 at the La Vernia Chamber of Commerce Hall, 12301 W. U.S. Highway 87 in La Vernia. The free workshop is presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]