TEXAS ENVIRONMENTAL FLOWS ADVISORY GROUP
Thursday, May 27, 2010
Capitol Extension, Room E1.012
Pursuant to a notice posted in accordance with HCR 57 on May 11, 2010 and revised on May 18, 2010, a public hearing of the Texas Environmental Flows Advisory Group was held on Thursday, May 27, 2010, in the Capitol Extension, Room E1.012, at Austin, Texas.
Senator Glenn Hegar
Representative Allan Ritter
Representative Doug Miller
Senator Joan Huffman
Representative Jodie Laubenberg
Chairman Allan Ritter, the acting chair, called the meeting to order at 11:03 p.m. There being a quorum present, the following business was transacted:
The Advisory Group heard the following testimony:
-Update from the Texas Environmental Flows Science Advisory Committee
Bob Huston, Chairman
-Update on the Sabine and Neches Rivers and Sabine Lake Bay Basin and Bay Area Stakeholders Committee
Jerry Clark, Chairman
-Update on the Trinity and San Jacinto Rivers and Galveston Bay Basin and Bay Area Stakeholders Committee
Danny Vance, Chairman
-Update on other existing Bay and Basin Area Stakeholder Committees and existing Basin and Bay Expert Science Teams
Kelly Rila, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Todd Chenoweth, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
- Chairman Ritter offered a revised timeline for the advancement of the environmental flows schedule set out in statute and moved its adoption, without objection; the motion passed.
There being no further business, Chairman Ritter moved that the Advisory Group be adjourned at 12:02 p.m. Without objection, it was so ordered.
Representative Allan Ritter, Chairman
Elizabeth Fazio, Clerk