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Trinity River Websites of Interest

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TRINITY RIVER WATERSHED

Map of the Trinity River Watershed
http://www.trinityra.org/Lake%20River%20Data/lake_upper_basin.htm

Upper Trinity River Watershed
http://www.trinitywatershed.org/objectives.asp

Trinity River Basin Master Plan/Trinity River Authority (pdf)
http://www.trinityra.org/PDF_files/Master%20Plan%20Justified%20REV.pdf

City of Dallas Trinity River Corridor Project
http://www.trinityrivercorridor.com/index.html

City of Fort Worth Trinity River Vision Project
http://www.trinityrivervision.org/Home.aspx

Streams and Valleys, Inc.
http://www.streamsandvalleys.org/

Trinity River Common Vision
http://www.nctcog.org/envir/SEEsafe/fpm/C_V_background.asp

Trinity Trust
http://www.thetrinitytrust.org/

Trinity River Environmental Restoration Initiative, Texas A&M University
http://trinitybasin.tamu.edu/

Five year Study of the Lower Trinity River
http://www.glo.state.tx.us/coastal/grants/cycle10/06-042_SedimentMonitoring/ExecutiveSummary.pdf

 

HISTORY

History of the Dallas Floodway/Trinity River Corridor (pdf)
http://www.trinityrivercorridor.com/pdf/DallasFloodwayHistoryPaper.pdf

The Turbulent Trinity River/Jim Wheat’s Dallas County Texas Archives
http://freepages.history.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~jwheat/trinriver.html

Trinity River section/Dallas Historical Society
http://www.dallashistory.org/history/dallas/topics.htm

Trinity River Navigation Projects/The Handbook of Texas Online
http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/TT/ett1.html

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Collection/The Portal to Texas History Collectionhttp://texashistory.unt.edu/browse/collection/ACE/?PHPSESSID=c8b2c530bda9a95e79881f633e4ee08a

 

ADVOCACY

River Systems Institute: Texas State University
http://www.rivers.txstate.edu

Texas Riparian Association
http://www.texasriparian.org/

Friends of Trinity River Refuge
http://www.fotrr.com/index.php

Tarrant County Residents with an Alternative Plan
http://www.citizenswhocare.net/

Texas Legacy Project: Conservation Archive and Documentary
http://www.texaslegacy.org/m/index.html

Texas Commons Foundation
http://www.trinitycommonsfoundation.org

Trinity Conservation Foundation
http://www.trinitybasin.org/

Texas Pineywoods Experience
http://www.texaspineywoodsexperience.org/

Trinity River/American Rivers
http://www.americanrivers.org/site/DocServer/mertrinity.pdf?docID=687

Save the Trinity
http://www.modelofreality.org/trinity/index.htm

 

EDUCATION

Trinity River Audubon Center
http://www.trinityriveraudubon.org

River Legacy Living Science Center
http://www.riverlegacy.org/livingsciencecenter.html

Center for Global Environmental Education, Hamline University
http://www.hamline.edu/education/environmental/cgee/index.html

Trinity Trudy Storm Water World for Kids
http://www.trinity-trudy.org/

Dallas Environmental Education Initiative
http://dallaseei.org/calendar/index.cfm

City of Dallas Storm Water Management
http://www.wheredoesitgo.com/about-prevention.html

City of Dallas Watersheds
http://www.wheredoesitgo.com/watershed_map.html

 

LEISURE

Texas Waterways/Texas Parks and Wildlife
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/publications/pwdpubs/pwd_rp_t3200_1047/10_e_tx_trinity.phtml

Dallas County Trinity River Trails
http://www.dallascounty.org/department/plandev/locations/21-trinity-river-mtn-creek.html

Lake Livingston information
http://www.lakelivingston.com/
http://www.lake-livingston-texas.com/

Southwest Paddlers
http://southwestpaddler.com/docs/trinity.html
http://southwestpaddler.com/docs/trinity7.html

Trinity River Challenge
http://www.down-river.com/trc/

Trinity River Expeditions
http://www.canoedallas.com

Trinity Trails/American Trails
http://www.americantrails.org/resources/greenways/trinityTXgrn.html

Wallisville Lake Project
http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/Wallis/nIntro.asp

 

WATER SUPPLY/QUALITY

Texas the State of Water/Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
http://www.texasthestateofwater.org/

Texas Stream Team
http://txstreamteam.rivers.txstate.edu/

Analysis of Surface Water Quality (pdf)
http://www.utdallas.edu/~jls036100/TrinityRiverProject.pdf

Trinity River Luce Bayou Interbasin Transfer Project for Lake Houston
http://www.lucebayou.com/index.html

Trinity River: A TMDL Project for Bacteria/Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
http://www.tceq.state.tx.us/implementation/water/tmdl/66-trinitybacteria.html

What is Your Water Footprint? From H2O Conserve
http://www.h2oconserve.org/home.php

 

WEATHER

City of Dallas, Real-Time Rainfall Map
http://fc.dallascityhall.com/html/fc.html

Real-Time Data for Texas Streamflow Along Different Points of the Trinity
http://waterdata.usgs.gov/tx/nwis/current?type=flow&group_key=basin_cd&search_site_no_station_nm=Trinity

Flood prediction map from National Weather Service
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/glance.php?wfo=fwd&gage=dalt2&riverid=203330&view=1,1,1,1

Summary of Texas storms from 1976-2002
http://www.floodsafety.com/texas/USGSdemo/2001to1975.htm

General Flood Facts from FloodSmart.gov/National Flood Insurance Program
http://www.floodsmart.gov/floodsmart/pages/flood_facts.jsp
   
Compilation of Flood Damage Statistics for U.S.  Listed by year 1903-2007/National Weather Service
http://www.nws.noaa.gov/oh/hic/flood_stats/Flood_loss_time_series.shtml

 

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