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Evolution of Irrigation Districts and Operating Institutions: Texas, Lower Rio Grande Valley
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 2003-07)
The growing population in the Texas Lower Rio Grande Valley, shortfalls in water deliveries from Mexico, and multiple years of drought have placed an increased need for efficient water management and allocation in the ...
Economies of Size in Municipal Water-Treatment Technologies: A Texas Lower Rio Grande Valley Case Study
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 2010-07)
As the U.S. population continues to increase, the priority on planning for future water quantity and quality becomes more important. Historically, many municipalities have primarily relied upon surface water as their ...
Evaluation of "Dry Year Option" Water Transfers from Agricultural to Urban Use
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 1997-04)
This study investigated the economics of an Edwards Aquifer region "dry-year option" buyout directed toward decreasing agricultural water use in an effort to augment springflow. The research involved several phases. First, ...
Economic Implications of Pelleting Cotton Gin Trash as an Alternative Energy Source.
(Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1982)
Estimated Benefits of IBWC Rio Grande Flood-Control Projects in the United States
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 2004-09)
The International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC) is responsible for maintaining a series of flood-control projects beginning in New Mexico and extending along the Rio Grande’s international border dividing the ...
Economic Implications of a Delayed Uniform Planting Date for Cotton Production in the Texas Rolling Plains.
(Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, 1984)
Economic and Conservation Evaluation of Capital Renovation Projects: Hidalgo County Irrigation District No. 1 (Edinburg) - North Branch / East Main - Final
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 2003-10)
Initial construction costs and net annual changes in operating and maintenance expenses are identified for a single-component capital renovation project proposed by Hidalgo County Irrigation District No. 1 to the Bureau ...
Economic and Financial Implications of the ZEROS Technology
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 2011-07)
Economic Methodology for South Texas Irrigation Projects - RGIDECON
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 2002-10)
A mathematical discourse is provided, documenting the economic and financial methods used in RGIDECON, an Excel spreadsheet capital investment evaluation model focused on irrigation district-level pumping and delivery ...
Economic Impact of Withdrawing Specific Agricultural Pesticides in the Lower Rio Grande Valley
(Texas Water Resources Institute, 1993-01)
The Air, Pesticides, and Toxics Division of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has encouraged all states to develop a plan to manage the use of pesticides to prevent application that would result in unreasonable ...