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FY 2015 Cost Share Allocation Priority Areas

 

The following is a list of the approved priority areas for the FY2014 Water Quality Management Plan Program Cost-Share Incentive Funding.  These links open photos displaying the dileneated watersheds.  For assistance determining if an operating unit is within a priority area, please contact the appropriate regional.

Cost-Share Priority Area

Area

Priority Area Type

Parameters of Concern

Existing Activity

Buck Creek

1

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Canadian River Below Lake Meredith (0101)

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Dixon Creek

1

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

E.V. Spence Reservoir

1

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Salinity

TMDL

Lower Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River (0207)

1

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Paradise Creek

1

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Sweetwater Creek

1

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Ogallala

1

TSSWCB Priority Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Seymour

1

TSSWCB Priority Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Lower Prairie Dog Town Fork Red River

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

McClellan Creek

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

North Fork Double Mtn Fork Brazos River

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Rock Creek

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Salt Fork Red River

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

South Groesbeck Creek

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Wolf Creek Lipscomb County

1

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Atascosa River

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

RUAA

Brady Creek

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

Concho River

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen, Impaired Macrobenthic Community

WPP

E.V. Spence Reservoir

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Salinity

TMDL

Leona River

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Onion & Barton Creeks

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Impaired Macrobenthic Community

TMDL

Paso Del Norte

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Pecos River

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

San Miguel Creek (2108)

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

South & North Llano Rivers

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Healthy Watershed Initiative

WPP

Upper Cibolo Creek

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Upper Guadalupe River

2

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Ogallala

2

TSSWCB Priority Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Seymour

2

TSSWCB Priority Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Carrizo

2

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Edwards

2

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Edwards-Trinity

2

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Hueco Bolson

2

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Pecos Valley

2

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Trinity

2

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Rio Grande Above Amistad

2

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Chloride, Sulfate, Total Dissolved Soilds

None Known

Rio Grande Below Riverside Diversion Dam

2

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Chloride, Total Dissolved Solids

None Known

San Saba River

2

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Arroyo Colorado

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

Atascosa River

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

RUAA

Bastrop Bayou

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Buffalo & Whiteoak Bayous

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Clear Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Copano Bay, Mission & Aransas Rivers

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Cypress Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

Dickinson Bayou

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

TMDL & WPP

Elm & Sandies Creeks

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

RUAA

Geronimo Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Highland Bayou

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

Leona River

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Lower Nueces River

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Healthy Watershed Initiative

WPP

Lower San Antonio River

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Onion & Barton Creeks

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Impaired Macrobenthic Community

TMDL

Oso Bay & Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Peach Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Plum Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

San Bernard River

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

San Miguel Creek (2108)

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Upper Cibolo Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Upper Oyster Creek

3

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

TMDL

Matagorda County SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Waters Davis SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Southmost SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

San Patricio SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Copano Bay SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Jackson SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Calhoun SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Victoria SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Willacy SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Kleberg-Kenedy SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Nueces SWCD

3

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Carrizo

3

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Edwards

3

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Gulf Coast

3

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Trinity

3

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Allen's Creek

3

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Colorado River Tidal

3

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Davidson Creek

3

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

East Yegua Creek

3

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Skull Creek

3

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

Somerville Lake

3

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Depressed Dissolved Oxygen, pH

None Known

Tres Palacios Creek Tidal

3

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

Adams & Cow Bayous

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen, pH

TMDL

Attoyac Bayou

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Big Cypress Creek

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Buffalo & Whiteoak Bayous

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Caddo Lake

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen, pH

WPP

Carters & Burton Creeks

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Cedar Bayou

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Cedar Creek Reservoir

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

pH

WPP

Clear Creek

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Coon Bayou

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Double Bayou

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

Elm Creek (Hopkins and Rains County)

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Kickapoo Creek (0605A)

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Lake Houston

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Lake O' the Pines

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

TMDL

Little Brazos River Tributaries

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Little Cypress Bayou (0501B)

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Coastal SWCD

4

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Trinity Bay SWCD

4

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Harris County SWCD

4

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Lower Sabine-Neches SWCD

4

Statutorily Required Priority

All NPS Parameters

NPS Coastal Management Plan

Carrizo

4

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Gulf Coast

4

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Big Sandy Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Elm Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Harris Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

Little Pine Island Bayou

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

Mill Creek (1202K)

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Mud Creek (0201A)

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Mud Creek (0611)

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Mud Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Navasota River Below Lake Limestone

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Neches River Above Lake Palestine

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen, pH, Excessive Zinc

None Known

Prairie Creek

4

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Running Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Sandy Creek in Jasper County

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Smith Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Thompsons Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

Turkey Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Wards Creek

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

White Oak Creek 01

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

White Oak Creek 04

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

Wolf Creek Tyler County

4

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

All Poultry Operations

4

NA

NA

NA

Aquilla Reservoir

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Restored Watershed (Former Atrazine Impairment)

TMDL

Buffalo Creek

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Cedar Creek Reservoir

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

pH

WPP

Eagle Mountain Reservoir

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Gilleland Creek

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

TMDL

Granger Lake

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Hickory Creek

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Healthy Watershed Initiative

WPP

Lake Granbury

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

WPP

Lampasas River

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

Leon River

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

WPP

Little Brazos River Tributaries

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Mid Pecan Bayou

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

North Bosque River

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Nutrients, Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

TMDL

Paradise Creek

5

TSSWCB Priority Watershed

Excessive Bacteria

RUAA

Seymour

5

TSSWCB Priority Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Carrizo

5

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Edwards

5

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Trinity

5

Major Aquifer

Nitrate Concerns

NA

Beaver Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Big Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Bois D' Arc Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Choctaw Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Cowhouse Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Deer Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Duncan Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

East Yegua Creek

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Leon River Below Leon Reservoir

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen

None Known

Little River 01

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Little River 04

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Little Wichita River

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Depressed Dissolved Oxygen, Excessive Sulfate, Total Dissolved Soilds

None Known

Neches River Above Lake Palestine

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Depressed Dissolved Oxygen, pH, Excessive Zinc

None Known

San Gabriel River

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria, Excessive Chloride, Excessive Sulfate

None Known

San Saba River

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Wichita River 02 Below Diversion Lake Dam

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known

Wichita River 05 Below Diversion Lake Dam

5

Impaired with Agricultural Sources

Excessive Bacteria

None Known