Water Planning

Stefan Schuster, Texas Water Development Board (TWDB)

Water Planning (Real Media)

Water Planning Questions and Answers (Real Media)


Water for the Future

Why Do We Plan for Water?

Where does our water supply come from?
How much water do we use?
Will we have enough water in the future?
What will we do to make sure that we have enough water?

Average annual rainfall in Texas


Conceptual Water Budget
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Why Do We Plan for Water?

Regional Water Planning Groups
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Agricultural irrigation


Kids at play in the water


Fishing


Shrimp boats


Major aquifers of Texas
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Groundwater versus surface water usage


Water usage in the west versus the east
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Water planning committee


Water Management Strategies

Conserve Water for the Future of Texas


Results of Planning

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