Author Archives: Mario Reyna

Green Infrastructure Field Day

Houston Area Green Infrastructure Field Days, 9/26 and 10/15 Sheldon Lake State Park, Houston – September 26, 8:30am – noon Exploration Green, Clear Lake – October 15, 9am – noon Registration: GIFT-TCWP.eventbrite.com See green infrastructure projects in the Houston-Galveston region first hand. Each location showcases an innovative practice and will feature multiple speakers as well as a site tour. Who should attend? Municipal representatives, local elected officials, county staff, landowners, school districts, not for profit organizations, and facilities managers Flyer Attached. GIFT Field Days Fall 2019        

Floodplain 101 and Mitigation Funding Workshop

Texas Division of Emergency Management, Texas Water Development Board, and FEMA Region 6 TRO is putting on three workshops in Willacy, Cameron, and Hidalgo Counties. They will be discussing floodplain 101 class in the mornings and then reviewing impact maps, and partner resources in the afternoon. If you would like to participate, please register at the links below. Seating is limited (<40 spots per event), see Eventbrite pages for details. Cost – Free September 17, 2019 September 18, 2019 September 19, 2019 Hidalgo County 8:00 am – 5:00… Read More →

Managing our Stormwater from Gutter to Stream

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and City of Austin Watershed Protection are hosting a free half‐day workshop on Green Infrastructure, nature based techniques to clean and conserve stormwater. Cost – Free Tuesday, August 13, 2019 1pm – 4pm One Texas Center 505 Barton Springs Rd, Room 325 Austin, TX 78704 Speakers will focus on the why and how of green infrastructure practices using case studies from Texas. Register for the workshop at GIFT-TCWP.eventbrite.com   More info Here Gutter to Stream – Austin 8.13.2019