You can also let the other members of GMA 14 know of your views by writing to the other 4 groundwater districts. Their information follows:
Ms. Beverly Hopkins, General Manager
Mr. Gary Ashmore, General Manager
Lower Trinity Groundwater Conservation District
Mr. John Martin, General Manager
Southeast Texas Groundwater Conservation District
I request that LSGCD NOT APPROVE these new rules, but instead REDUCE groundwater use to sustainable levels, and include subsidence measurement requirements. Here's why:
Therefore, rather than increasing groundwater use and causing further irreversible and negligent subsidence, I want us to limit groundwater use to prevent subsidence, and ramp up use of surface water to meet growing demand.