The little fish that roared: the endangered species act, state groundwater law, and private property rights collide over the Texas Edwards Aquifer

Votteler, Todd H.
December 1998
Environmental Law (00462276);Winter1998, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p845
Academic Journal
Mr. Votteler discusses the controversy over allocation of the Edwards Aquifer, which is San Antonio's sole source of water. He analyzes the history of court and legislative responses to this issue, focusingon the recent litigation over the clash between the implementation of the Endangered Species Act and the overutilization of water resources.


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