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Upcoming Events

 

Board Meetings:

2nd

Wednesday of Each Month

 

 

Office Closed:

Feb. 20th

April 14th

May 29th

July 4th

Sept 4th

Nov 23rd & 24th

 

 

 

 

 

Services

We conduct these tests yearly, but are also able to perform any of the following services at the LandOwners request. Please Contact our Office for more information.

 

 

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Irrigation Efficiency Tests:

One of the Goals of the District is to provide the mose efficient use of groundwater. One way this is accomplished is by conduction efficiency tests on Irrigation systems & wells at owners request.

 

 

 

 

Water Level Monitoring &well

IRS Depletion Program

The District has taken yearly measurements of around

90 wells since 1991. From this information, our Staff is able to construct Hydrographs & Monitor the water level trends of the Ogallala Aquifer within the Districts boundaries.

 

 

 

 

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Water Quality

The District has performed 20 years of study on the water of Yoakum County. We conduct analysis on about 100 wells yearly & test for Seven Components: Chloride, Hardness, TDS, Fluoride, Iron, Nitrate and pH.

 

 

 

 

 

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Well Permitting

The District enforces spacing & Production limitation rules requiring the permitting of all new Irrigation wells within the District. The landowner or autorized agent must come to our office to complete the application.

 

 

 

 

 

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In Februay 1992, the Texas Water Development Board approved Sandy Land to provide financing for the purchase of approved Conservation Equipment including Center Pivots, Drip Irrigation, & Sprinker Packages.

 

 

 

 

 

educationEducation Co-Op

This Program was created in 2007 by Sandy Land & three other Districts in the Area. The program is committed to providing opportunity for residents of all ages to learn about the importance of water as a precious resource and how to conserve it.