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News and Announcements

Austin Council Approves Green Infrastructure Resolution

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 16, 2017   FOR MORE INFORMATION: Brian Zabcik, Environment Texas, 512-479-9861 Angela Richter, Save […]

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SBCA on CodeNEXT

Save Barton Creek Association strives to be an objective opinion on Austin’s development in regards to water quality and green […]

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Sewage Update: Dripping Springs and the Legislature

There have been several new developments this Spring in regards to Dripping Springs’ proposal to dump nearly a million gallons […]

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Roy Bedichek

Texan, Writer, and Naturalist

…I will fight for Barton Creek, Boggy Creek, cedar-covered limestone hills, blazing star, and bluebonnets, golden cheeked warblers and black-capped vireos, and so on through the catalogue of the natural environment of Austin, Texas. It is through this natural environment that I love America.