Habitat and flow-ecology needs of Texas Hornshell

Project Description

Assess specific habitat and flow-ecology needs of Texas Hornshell (soon to be federally listed) in the Devils River; biology/habitat requirements may make this the best indicator species for environmental health; incorporate biology/habitat requirements into water management framework (e.g., groundwater-flows management plan currently being examined jointly by TWDB, TCEQ and TPWD through a Legislative directive)

Conservation Area

Devils River

NFCA Objectives

Project Hierarchy: 1
Estimated Cost Range: ~$100,000 - $200,000
Project Submitted By: Advisory Council
Suggested Contact: Clint Robertson

Enhanced conservation of Texas Hornshell.


USFWS Section 6

Project Status

  • Suggested
  • Ongoing
  • Completed

Project Location

Devils River