The Meadows Center for Water and the Environment

At Texas Stream Team, Citizen Scientists Give Back to Waterways

July 19, 2022 | By Amelia Nonemacher

Farewell to a Fish: Once Found Only in the San Marcos River, the San Marcos Gambusia Has Gone Extinct

October 26, 2021 | By Melissa Gaskill

The last time someone saw a San Marcos gambusia was in 1983. Over the years since, biologists working to recover the tiny silver fish in the Edwards Aquifer kept searching—with no luck.

Let It Flow: The Return of Comanche Springs

January 22, 2020 | By Joe Nick Patoski

The return of Comanche Springs in Fort Stockton, the “Spring City of Texas,” is prompting conservationists to incentivize landowners to curb their irrigation practices in hopes of restoring the springs to a year-round flow.

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