A Winning Trade: How Water Markets Can Benefit Texans & the Environment

Water markets can be an important tool for ensuring efficient use of available water, including ensuring adequate water for the environment. To gauge how water markets are developing in Texas and how they might best be used for public benefit, TLW partners from The Nature Conservancy and Oxford University conducted the first statewide analysis of historic water market trends.

This brief document presents some of the study’s key findings. You can read the full report at nature.org/texaswatermarkets.

Download the brief (PDF)