San Jacinto River Authority

  • What Landscapers (and homeowners) should know about Stormwater Pollution and how to help prevent it!

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    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) warns that Storm-water Runoff Pollution may well be the biggest single threat to the quality of our drinking water.
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  • The impact of disposing of fats, oils, and grease in the sewer system

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    Fats, oils, and grease (FOG) come from meat fats in food scraps, cooking oil, shortening, lard, butter and margarine, gravy, and food products such as mayonnaise, salad dressings, and sour cream.
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  • Overspray – WHAT A WASTE!

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    TCEQ rules governing irrigation in Texas do not allow spraying water over impervious surfaces such as walls, fences, sidewalks, and streets.
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  • Are you overwatering your yard?

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    During the summer months, more than 50 percent of our drinking water is used on landscapes and yards. Far too many people think they have to water every day or every other day to have a lush lawn.
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