Groundwater Management Area 8 (GMA 8) is a management area created to assist Groundwater Conservation Districts in future planning for groundwater.
Groundwater Management Areas were created "in order to provide for the conservation, preservation, protection, recharging, and prevention of waste of the groundwater, and of groundwater reservoirs or their subdivisions, and to control subsidence caused by withdrawal of water from those groundwater reservoirs or their subdivisions, consistent with the objectives of Section 59, Article XVI, Texas Constitution, groundwater management areas may be created..." (Texas Water Code §35.001) Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 933, §2, eff. Sept. 1, 1995.
Map of GMA 8 Administrative and Major Aquifer Boundaries
The next meeting of Groundwater Management Area 8 will be held January 31, 2017 at 10:00 AM at the Cleburne Conference Center, 1501 W. Henderson, in Cleburne. If you have any questions or need further information, please contact the office.
GMA-8 DFC Submission Package to TWDB
Groundwater Management Area 8
PO Box 508
Gainesville, TX 76240