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May 6, 2022

TWT is looking for a Summer 2022 Development Intern

The Development Intern will play a key role in the advancement of our corporate outreach strategy.

Blog Post

May 6, 2022

Vida Water, a new Public Benefit Corporation formed by Texas Water Trade, is recruiting.

We are recruiting the inaugural CEO of Vida Water, a new Public Benefit Corporation formed by Texas Water Trade, to close the clean water gap for Texans across the state. Vida Water will provide a subscription-based drinking water treatment service to supply safe drinking water at a price below what Texans pay for bottled water. The full Position Specification can be found here.

In the News

May 2, 2022

Nonprofit buys fresh water to keep Galveston Bay healthy

A group of nonprofits has purchased 1.6 billion gallons of water to pump into Galveston Bay ecosystems during times of drought. The nonprofit groups hope the $150,000 purchase will preserve areas sensitive to changes in salinity over the next four years.

In the News

April 25, 2022

Belding Farms and Texas Water Trade launch irrigation trial

Belding Farms, one of the largest pecan growers in Texas, and Texas Water Trade, a nonprofit water-conservation organization, have launched their first joint project in Pecos County to save irrigation water through low-evaporation sprinklers.

In the News

April 22, 2022

Texas Water Trade announces significant water purchase to protect critical bird habitat near Galveston Bay

Texas Water Trade, the Galveston Bay Foundation and The Nature Conservancy have announced agreements to purchase water to provide critical freshwater inflows into Galveston Bay.

In the News

March 31, 2022

Fort Stockton Pioneer Op-Ed: Canary in the Coal Mine

Blog Post

March 21, 2022

TWT announces RFP for 2022 Flows Fund

The Texas Flows Fund is designed to make funding available to any nonprofit advancing an environmental water project. Funds are exclusively limited to the acquisition of water, whether through temporary contract or permanent acquisition. See RFP for complete details.

Blog Post

March 21, 2022

TWT announces RFP for second cohort of Market Makers

Texas Water Trade is expanding the use of voluntary water transactions and other innovative projects to restore and protect flow in Texas river basins. Our first cohort of Market Makers started in 2020 and has achieved considerable results. TWT is excited to build on that success and continue to show that transactions can be a powerful tool for conservation. See RFP for complete details.

In the News

March 11, 2022

Groups on a mission to have Comanche Springs to flow year-round

If you've lived in West Texas long enough, you've probably heard the story of how the springs started. If you haven't, it was once the third largest spring system in the entire state of Texas. It stopped flowing over 60 years ago. Now, it flows once in a while, but there are several groups working to see if they can get it to flow again year-round.