The Groundwater Management Area 9 (GMA-9), includes all or part of 9 counties in the Texas Hill Country, was established in 2002. The Texas Water Development Board created 16 Groundwater Management Areas across Texas, each with a number of groundwater conservation districts (GCDs) included in their boundaries.
Current Joint Planning Documents
There have been three major planning cycles for GMA-9. At the links below, you will find all of the documentation for these planning efforts. The 4th Joint Planning Cycle is in progress.
4th Joint Planning Cycle - 2026
3rd Joint Planning Cycle - 2021
2nd Joint Planning Cycle - 2015
1st Joint Planning Cycle - 2010