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Revision as of 12:16, 11 February 2015

Last modified on February 11, 2015.

EZFeed Policy

Place Texas

Applies to States or Provinces Texas
Name Protection of Public Parks and Recreational Lands (Texas)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Siting and Permitting
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Primary Website http://www.statutes.legis.state.tx.us/Docs/PW/htm/PW.26.htm
Applicable Jurisdiction Public parks and recreational lands

Last Review 9/15/14


A program or project that requires the use of a public park, recreational area, scientific area, wildlife refuge, or historic site may not be approved by any department, agency, political subdivision, county, or municipality of this state unless there is no feasible and prudent alternative to the use or taking of such land; and the program or project includes all reasonable planning to minimize harm to the land resulting from the use or taking.

Policy Contact

Department Texas Parks and Wildlife Department
Address 4200 Smith School Road
Place Austin, Texas
Zip/Postal Code 78744
Phone (512) 389-4800
Phone 2 (800) 792-1112

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Tex. Parks and Wildlife Code 26

Authority 2: Tex. Admin. Code 31-2.59