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Uvalde County Underground Water Conservation District

Contact: Vic Hilderbran
General Manager
200 East Nopal, Suite 203
Uvalde, Texas 78801
830-278-8242
http://www.uvaldecountyuwcd.org
Enabling/Major Legislation: Acts 1993, 73rd R.S.,ch. 626, Article 2, General and Special Laws of Texas
Link To Current Enabling Legislation: https://lrl.texas.gov/scanned/sessionLaws/73-0/SB_1477_CH_626.pdf
Link To management Plan Or Instructions On Where To Find It: http://www.uvaldecountyuwcd.org/files/UCUWCD_Groundwater_Management_Plan2012.pdf
Link To District Rules Or Instructions On Where To Find Them: http://www.uvaldecountyuwcd.org/files/20160913Uvalde_District_Rules_and_Bylaws_Revisions.pdf
Number Of Counties: 1
Counties Covered: Uvalde
Income Source: Tax
GCD Population: 10 Thousand-50 Thousand
Community Type: Rural
Largest Use: Agricultural
Selection of Board Members: Elected
Number of Board Members: 8
GMAs: GMAs 7 10 and 13
Exempt Wells: none
Reporting Requirements: non-exempt wells only
Reporting Frequency: Annual
Meter Requirements: yes for all non exempt wells
Spacing Requirements: Spacing Distance = (Production Rate of Proposed Well + Production Rate of Nearest Existing Well) x one (I) ft/gpm
Production Limitations (Non-Exempt Wells): - Agricultural Use: 10 gpm per irrigated acre, not to exceed 2 1/2 ac ft/ac/yr - Surface reservoir, stock tank, lake, or other agricultural confinement: 2 1/2 ac ft per surface acre of the reservoir. - Public water supply: 150 gallons per capita per day, unless demonstrated otherwise by the public water supply entity.
Do you have a well plugging program? No
Does your district offer any financial assistance or in kind services for plugging? No
Do you offer water quality testing? Yes
Do you have a newsletter? No
How can someone subscribe to your newsletter? N/A
Do you offer educational outreach? Yes

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