Watershed Management

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Report a Spill or Water Quality Concern

To report a spill or other water quality concern, please use our Report a Spill or Water Quality Concern form or contact the Watershed Team by phone at (830) 221-4020. You may also use these methods of communication to request information pertaining to past spills or other illicit discharges.

  1. Mark Enders

    Watershed Program Manager
    Phone: (830) 221-4639

Resources & Information

Adopt a Spot - Volunteer River Clean Up


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The City of New Braunfels is committed to preserving and protecting its local waterways. The Adopt-A-Spot River Clean-Up program serves to raise public awareness, educate citizens, and generate community involvement by adopting a spot along the river or in contributing areas to clean. 

Click Here to Adopt A Spot!


Why adopt?

  • A cleaner community
  • A healthier and safer environment for residents, visitors, and wildlife
  • A sense of community and pride for our city
  • A better place to live, work, and play

What will I get?

  • Guidance with the planning of your pickup and support from city staff every step of the way
  • A cleanup kit that includes: trash bags, gloves, grabbers, and a first aid kit

How do I do it?

Volunteer groups will be asked to complete a clean-up report after every event to give us a little insight into your findings, including most unusual item found, pounds of trash collected, wildlife observed, etc.