TITLE

South Texas farmers cheer Rio Grande water relief

AUTHOR(S)
Hawkes, Logan
PUB. DATE
April 2013
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;4/23/2013, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that farmers and irrigation districts of water-starved Rio Grande Valley of South Texas are happy with water releases from Amistad Dam. It is noted that water release are increasing this week for high flow to rapidly-declining lake and river levels which are expected to touch a record low. It is also informed that Texas House of Representatives want Mexican officials to release water from reservoirs in Northern Mexico as guaranteed by 1944 Water Treaty.
ACCESSION #
87654264

 

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