San Antonio’s break from drought restrictions is over for now. This year’s heavy rains provided significant recharge for the Edwards Aquifer, but levels couldn’t be maintained during the summer and the 10-day average has dropped to 659.5, requiring a return to Stage 1 water restrictions effective Friday, July 31.
Written by City of San Antonio on Jul 30 2015 - 2:59pm
Written by City of San Antonio on Mar 11 2014 - 11:42am
Commissioners Court on Tuesday approved an order banning outdoor burning in unincorporated Bexar County. Fire Marshal Craig Roberts told the court the Keetch-Byram Drought Index, KBDI, is above 400 and there has been an increase in the number of grass fires.
Written by Heather DiMasi on May 24 2010 - 1:25pm
Together Green Community Gardening Day will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 5 at the Mitchell Lake Audubon Center, 10750 Pleasanton Road, San Antonio.Volunteers will assist with garden tasks and learn how to use native and drought tolerant plants in home landscaping. No experience necessary.Free and open to the public. Reservations required. Call (210) 628-1639 or visit www.mitchelllakeaudubon.org.Sponsored by Toyota.