Contractor Resources

In an effort to help industry professionals find resources helpful to their industry, below are several links to helpful information, forms, checklists, etc. Please know that links and information can change rapidly.

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Texas Drought Monitor Map is a weekly map of drought conditions produced jointly by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the National Drought Mitigation Center (NDMC) at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. New maps are released every Thursday at 8:30 a.m. (EST).

Texas ET (Evapotranspirtaion) Network is compiled by Texas A&M Agrilife to give current weather information including current and average evapotranspiration data and irrigation watering recommendations.

Sample Irrigation Plan produced by the TCEQ is created per the Chapter 344 rules. This is for sampling purposes only for state level requirements. Additional codes and specifications may be required by local entities.

Landscape Irrigation Plan Checklist created by the TCEQ to provide a unified checklist for irrigators, inspectors, cities, and municipalities to ensure that plans are complete prior to being submitted.

Final Inspection Checklist is provided by the TCEQ to use as a resource for completing a thorough final inspection of a newly installed irrigation system.