POSTED: Friday, September 20, 2013 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Friday, September 20, 2013 - 6:14am
Plan still needs to be approved by state environmental regulators
Houston — The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Central Texas river authority on Wednesday approved an emergency plan that could cut off critical freshwater from one of the state's most productive bays.
The plan, would allow the Lower Colorado River Authority to withhold water from flowing into Matagorda Bay for four months or until lake levels near Austin reach a certain height.
To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/science-environment/article/River-authority-OKs-plan-to-cut-off-water-4825814.php?cmpid=houtexhcat