n most companies, people who work together bond and become friends. In a small business like the bar I manage in Chelsea, those bonds, and the trust that comes with them, are particularly important. There are just 12 of us at our little bar, and we are like a family.
We all know Eagle Mountain Lake – it’s located right in some of our own backyards. However, have you ever heard of the “Eagle Mountain Watershed” or have any knowledge of what that might entail? Well, hopefully this will enlighten some of you as to what the Eagle Mountain Watershed consists of, as well as introduce you to “Save Eagle Mountain Lake”.
Eagle Mountain Lake dam and spillway were completed in October 1932 by the Tarrant County Water Control and Improvement District No. 1 (Water District) for a cost of $3,250,000 of which $1,000,000 was paid for the site.
Watershed Protection Plans (WPPs) are stakeholder-driven strategies to address local water quality issues, such as pollutant sources, practices that address these sources, and coordinating an approach to carry out water quality protection and restoration efforts.
Check out our new series of videos on plants that are tough as Texas. These aren’t your lightweight varieties that you’ll have to replace in a year. They’re durable. Take the heat. Add color. Attract wildlife. And don’t need a lot of extra care. That’s a bonus.