Recent publications in water resources

Hovorka, S. D., Mace, R. E., and Collins, E. W., 1998, Permeability structure of the Edwards aquifer, South Texasăimplications for aquifer management: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 250, 55 p.

Hovorka, S. D., Dutton, A. R., Ruppel, S. C., and Yeh, J. S., 1996, Edwards aquifer ground-water resources: geologic controls on porosity development in platform carbonates, South Texas: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 238, 75 p.

Water Resources

The Bureau of Economic Geology's process-oriented approach to hydrogeologic investigations integrates hydrological and geological data, state-of-the-art hydrogeologic concepts, and modeling to find cost-effective solutions to problems and issues related to ground water resources.

Team members contribute from various disciplines to create integrated assements.

 

Recent studies include:

Groundwater Availability in the Carrizo-Wilcox Aquifer in Central Texas

Panhandle (Ogallalla) aquifer

Barton Springs segment of the Edwards Aquifer

San Antonio segment of the Edwards Aquifer

Geophysical Assessment of groundwater of the lower Rio Grande Valley