Welcome to the Official Website of NETMWD

Our Mission

The mission of NETMWD is to protect the water quality in the Cypress Basin and to provide a sufficient supply of water to Northeast Texas. To read our full mission statement please navigate to the "About Us" page.

 

Get Involved!

If you would like an easy way to keep informed about or participate in Water Quality activities in the Cypress Basin we encourage you to become a Stakeholder in our Clean Rivers Program. 

If you would like to sign up, go to the "Send us a Message" section at the bottom of any page, select the CRP Stakeholder sign up option under Department and send us an email.

Conservation Tips

There are a number of easy ways to save water, and they all start with you. When you save water, you save money on your utility bills. Here are just a few ways... Conservation Tips

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Turtle Alert!

May 27, 2020

Have you seen these turtles? The Alligator Snapping Turtle and the Western Chicken Turtle are both species of concern in Texas. If you see either of these turtles anywhere in the East Texas area, are able to take a clear photo of them and wouldn't mind sharing,  please email them to us along with a location by clicking  HERE

You can find out more information about these and similar species in the Cypress Basin by clicking on the Forms and Reports tab and then the Species of Concern page in the drop down box.

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In Flanders Fields

In Flanders Fields

November 01, 2020

November 11, 1918.

On November 11 of 1918, the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, an armistice went into effect,a cessation of hostilities between the Allied Nations and Germany, ending the “war to end all wars.”

The official end of World War I would not be declared for seven more months, at the signing of the Treaty of Versailles, but the end actually came on that November day, when the truce was signed, the opposing forces laid down their weapons, and the war known as the “Great War” was over.

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