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Introduction
Background
H-GAC's Clean Rivers Program
Descriptive Overview of the Basins
Water Quality Monitoring
Public Involvement and Outreach
Basin Issues
Summary of Water Quality Impairments and Concerns
Conclusion
Summary of Water Quality Issues
Overview
Background
H-GAC Clean Rivers Program Steering Committee
Key Environmental Programs
Public Involvement and Outreach
Website
Water Resources Information Map (WRIM)
Production of Statewide Clean Rivers Program Video/DVD and Watershed Brochures
Texas Stream Team
River, Lakes, Bays 'N Bayous Trash Bash
River, Lakes, Bays 'N Bayous Trash Bash
Environmental Awareness Roundtable
Stakeholder Groups and Public Meetings
Envirocast
Texas Clean Marinas Program
Public Outreach Efforts
Geography
Land Cover and Ecosystems
Rural and Undeveloped Areas
Urban
Industrial
Agriculture
Coastal Wetlands and Estuaries
Basin Water Quality Issues
Acronyms
Water Quality Parameters
Glossary
Highland Bayou and Marchand Bayou Special Study
Cotton Bayou and West Fork Double Bayou Special Study
Mustang Bayou
Flow Studies
TSS Study on West Fork San Jacinto River (USGS)
Habitat Surveys and Characterizations
24 Hour DO monitoring on six water bodies
OSSF database
Watershed Plans
Westfield Estates
Bastrop Bayou
San Bernard River
Dickinson Bayou
Failing OSSF Initiative (Failing Septic System Initiative)
Bacteria Implementation Group
Upper Coast Oyster Waters
Dioxin and PCBs
Water Quality Management Plan Summary
Regional Flood Management Planning
Data Quality Assurance
TCEQ Assessment Methodology
Data Selection
Data Analysis
Trend Evaluation
Findings
Recommendations
Stakeholder Comments and Recommendations
Recommendations for Programmatic, Regulatory and Legislative Actions for the Improvement of Water Quality
Priorities to Address Water Quality Issues and Future Projects
Conclusion
Recommendations From the BIG
Clean Rivers Program Steering Committee
Natural Resources Advisory Committee
Clean Rivers Program Regional Monitoring Workgroup
H-GAC Clean Rivers Program Staff
Other Staff Contributors
Acknowledgements
Appendix
Watershed Summaries

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