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What's Happening to Texas' Water

Storm Water Videos

Broadcast on Travis County's Cable Channel 17

September Schedule

The following information is presented for public education as part of Travis County's Storm Water Management Program (SWMP) required by the Texas Commission for Environmental Quality (TCEQ).

The video titled, ‘Inspector McCloud’, presented by the City of Laredo & the EPA, is a cartoon featuring water quality themed characters that save the day by stopping pollution that is threatening the Rio Grande.  The video covers general facts about the water system in terms of how pollution and runoff affects water quality.   This video will be aired with 'H2O Jo Takes a Ride Through the Storm Drain', presented by the City of Boulder, CO.  The city's 'Keep it Clean' campaign, designed to be used locally as well as statewide, is a coordinated program that reinforces common messages on ways to protect our water resources.  They will be broadcast together on the following dates/ times:

September 10th- 10:00 pm
September 11th- 12:30 pm & 6:00 pm
September 12th- 8:00 am & 8:30 pm
September 13th- 8:30 am
September 14th- 3:00 pm
September 15th- 11:00 am

The video titled, 'Texas, The State of Water', presented by Texas Parks & Wildlife, explores the present state of water resources in our state, takes an in-depth look at individual water systems such as the parched deserts in the west to the rich swamps of the east, and examines how these separate elements are really part of a complex, interconnected ecosystem.  This video also raises awareness of the demands being placed on the aquifers, rivers, and bays of Texas.  It will be broadcast on the following dates/ times:

September 17th- 10:00 pm
September 18th- 12:30 pm & 6:00 pm
September 19th- 8:00 am & 8:30 pm
September 20th- 8:30 am
September 21st- 3:00 pm
September 22nd- 11:00 am

The video titled, 'Texas, The State of Water: Finding a Balance', presented by TEXAS Parks & Wildlife, explores the growing demand for water, the impact that growth will have on Texas, and how the steps we take will impact Texas' people, wildlife, and economic vitality.  It will be broadcast on the following dates/ times:

September 24th- 10:00 pm
September 25th- 12:30 pm & 6:00 pm
September 26th- 8:00 am & 8:30 pm
September 27th- 8:30 am
September 28th- 3:00 pm
September 29th- 11:00 am


Last Modified: Friday, September 12, 2014 9:53 AM

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