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High bacteria concentrations in Moses Lake at Texas City Prairie Preserve

GBF’s Water Quality Monitoring Team has collected high Enterococci bacteria concentrations in Moses Lake at Texas City Prairie Preserve for the past week and a half. All three samples collected since June 28 have exceeded TCEQ …

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Speak up for strong desalination permitting by July 5th!

In response to recent legislation, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has proposed rules streamlining the process to authorize diversions and discharges for desalination facilities. The proposed rules, although a good start, do not …

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What’s the deal with flesh-eating bacteria in Galveston Bay?

This article was originally written by Galveston Bay Foundation's Scott Jones, Director of Advocacy in August 2015. Since Vibrio is in the news again lately, we decided to re-post the article in the interest of …

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