Aquifer District declares Stage II Alarm Drought
Burn bans, drought conditions and little to no rainfall are becoming regular highlights on the weekly forecast.
The Barton Springs/Edwards Aquifer Conservation District’s Board of Directors declared a Stage II Alarm Drought on June 9.
The District’sdrought triggers, Lovelady Monitor Welland Barton Springs, passed below their drought triggers in late May and early June. Only one of the two drought stage triggers needs to be reached for a drought declaration to be made. Howev...