Category: Water Wells

Texas Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Groundwater Rights (Posted By Gary Cutrer)

This press release from TSCRA says it all: FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) today [Feb 24] applauded the opinion of the Texas Supreme Court in the Edwards Aquifer Authority v. Burrell Day and Joel McDaniel case regarding whether or not landowners own the groundwater below their land. “The […]

Friday February 24th, 2012 in Water Law, Water News, Water Use, Water Wells | No Comments »

Primitive Cable Tool Water Well Drilling (Posted By Gary Cutrer)

Since I’ve been helping my uncle work over our water wells on the ranch in Upton County I’ve become interested in how they work, how they’re drilled and how underground hydrology works to supply wells with water. While searching for a cheap way to drill a new well I’ve learned a little about cable tool […]

Wednesday November 4th, 2009 in Water Wells | 3 Comments »