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SJRA’s Support of Galveston Bay Estuary Program

2019-09-16T16:32:36-05:00September 16, 2019|Categories: Lake Conroe|Tags: , |

By: Shane Simpson, Lake Conroe Division. SJRA has a long history of involvement and direct support for various external efforts in the San Jacinto    River Basin related to water resources management.  One of these important [...]

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A Boating Safety Refresher-July, 2019

2019-09-16T16:19:16-05:00September 16, 2019|Categories: Lake Conroe|Tags: , , |

By: David Sidney, Lake Conroe Division. Thousands—if not hundreds of thousands—of people will visit Lake Conroe during the next few months.  Whether for a summer vacation or weekend getaway, Montgomery County’s largest recreational lake provides many [...]

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Update on Rainfall and River Flow

2019-09-16T16:36:20-05:00June 29, 2015|Categories: Lake Conroe|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Working in the water business often feels like a roller coaster ride between too much and too little. May has been one of those months of “too much,” although after the drought years our area has suffered [...]

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Establishing Native Aquatic Vegetation

2019-09-16T16:37:22-05:00June 7, 2012|Categories: Lake Conroe|Tags: , , , |

Establishment of submersed aquatic plant founder colonies in Lake Conroe required: 1) a source of plants and 2) protection from grazing by grass carp and other herbivores for some species. We used the following as a general outline for founder colony establishment.

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Restoring Native Plant Habitats

2019-09-16T16:38:13-05:00May 7, 2012|Categories: Lake Conroe|Tags: , , , |

The San Jacinto River Authority (SJRA) has recently partnered with Seven Coves Bass Club, Texas Parks and Wildlife, and Lewisville Aquatic Ecosystem Research Facility (LAERF) in an attempt to restore native plant habitats to Lake Conroe.

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