The Texas Water Resources Institute is hosting a meeting Oct. 22 in Rogers for anyone interested in joining a partnership to improve and protect water quality in the Big Elm Creek watershed. The meeting, free and open to the public, will be at 1 p.m. at the First Baptist Church, 5 W. Prairie Ave.
This meeting, the seventh and final in a series with local stakeholders, aims to address water quality impairments in the Big Elm Creek watershed, a major tributary of Little River in Central Texas. A draft watershed protection plan will be available for comments.
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is supporting stakeholder engagement activities for the Big Elm Creek watershed with funding provided by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency through a Clean Water Act grant.