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District Research Provides Insight into the Potential for Compaction of the Jasper Aquifer and Additional Subsidence due to Brackish Groundwater Development

  Total normalized subsidence risk score in the brackish groundwater zones of the Jasper Aquifer. In 2016 the Harris-Galveston Subsidence District, in collaboration with the Fort Bend Subsidence District, began a research project to improve the understanding of brackish groundwater resources within the area. Brackish groundwater hasRead more

District Approves 2017 Annual Groundwater Report

Richmond, TX> The Fort Bend Subsidence District Board of Directors approved the 2017 Annual Groundwater Report at the May 23, 2018, regular Board meeting. The report details the use of groundwater and other alternative sources of water within Fort Bend County in 2017 and includes the context of

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District to Compare Population Projections to Recent Growth in Fort Bend County

The Fort Bend Subsidence District (FBSD) is soliciting Statements of Qualifications (SOQs) from Professional Engineering Consultant(s), through a Qualifications Based Selection Process, to provide necessary professional consulting services required to evaluate 2010 projected population and water demands for Fort Bend County. The evaluation will include the comparison

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Fort Bend Subsidence District
301 Jackson St. Suite 639
Richmond, TX 77469
Phone: 281-342-3273
Fax: 281-232-3355

Office Hours

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8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
(Closed 12-1 for lunch)
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