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   New Braunfels Herald-Zeitung (Newspaper) - July 9, 1995, New Braunfels, Texas                                2 A o HeraldZeltung o Sunday July Students and teachers on the Great River Run visited the GBRA Hydroelectric Plant at Canyon Dam as part of a daylong Introduction to the use of water In the upper Guadalupe River basin Natural river flows tare passed through turbines at the plant to create hydroelectrlclty and are then returned clean and unpolluted to the river where they can benefit other water users Great River Run turns Guadalupe into an outdoor classroom Students and teachers from through gut the Guadalupe River basin recent ly completed a 4day watershed out reach education tour designed to give them a greater understanding and appreciation of the states water resources and conservation programs The program is administered by the Texas Marine Advisory Service and the Texas Sea Grant College Program both part of the Texas Univer sity and is sponsored locally by the GuadalupeBlanco River Authority j From June 2023 teams and their instructors traveled the length of the river from Canyon Dam ito Matagorda Island to learn through and experience how the jriver is used by cities industry agri and wildlife The tour began at the GBRA Nolle Island facility where regional labora tory director Debbie Magin taught par ricipants how to test water samples for tlTexas Watch a public water quality tjnonitoring project of the Texas Natural Conservation Commission JTexas Watch volunteers sample water a specific location on a regular basis tjTheir data which is reported to TNR tCC provides vital information on the of rivers and streams throughout phe state jfj Other highlights included a tour of GBRA hydroelectric dam and pow lirhouse at Nolle Island to learn how jfjwater from the river can generate elec vicitino n GBRA wastewatcr public or private school student or teacher in grades 811 interested in environmental affairs and public resource policy Teachers discover new ways to implement effective water education activities back home in their classrooms and also receive TEA approved environmental education credits Subject areas covered during the project include water quality ground water protection wastewater treatment water laws wildlife and fisheries inler basin Iransfers waler righls freshwa ter inflows for bays and estuaries flood control hydroelectric power genera tion commercial fisheries recreation and tourism For more information about the program call 3795822 DEFENSIVE DRIVING CLASS Jim Gopdbread Instructor 2106250312 visiting a plant to understand how cur treatment methods deliver clean jgwater back into rivers and streams ipand a trip to the Structural Metals plant J3n Seguin to understand how SMI uses jjjwater from the Guadalupe River while practicing water conservation On the following day the Corps of jJtEngineers hosted a tour of the Canyon and outtake structure to explain the reservoir provides flood con and water conservation benefits the river basin After a tour of the Canyon Hydroelectric Plant and teachers boarded rafts for trip down the Guadalupe River for a look at its importance as a for aquatic plants and animals The second half of the Great River jfCRun focused on the lower basins role Jvjiin providing water for agriculture and the rich variety of marine that inhabits the estuaries and bay at the mouth of the Guadalupe IP At Tivoli GBRA representatives KJeonducted a tour of the diversion sys and visited the Salt Water Barrier iHMhat can be inflated to keep salt water iftcflows from contaminating river water touring low flows or con Jjfclude their learning experience stu and teachers spent a day on JijMatagorda Island under the guidance scientists from the Fish and Service They learned about JSthe functions of a barrier island how an ipjestuary depends on freshwater flows the river to sustain marine life studied current aquatic sampling monitoring techniques Vt The Great River Run is open to any Jennifer is Among Call for Sculptured Nails Manicures and Pedicures OFF Any Service with this Ad Expires AjI Available The Frame Shop and Picture Store Serving the New Braunfels area for 20 Years TueiFri Sat 6251722 1282 HiUcrest Obituaries i Mary J Johnson Mary J Johnson age 94 of New Braunfels died Friday July 7 1995 at Ihe Kirkwood Manor Nursing Home Funeral services are Tuesday at 11 at the Live Oak Baptist Church wim Rev Alexander Shcphard offici ating Interment will follosv in the Cdmal Cemetery Visitation will be from 10 to 11 at the Live Oak Baptist Church on Tuesday morning A rosary will be recited Sunday at 7 at the Zoellcr Funeral Chapel A funeral mass is scheduled for 10 at the Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church with Rev Richard Obcrstar officiating Interment will fol low in the Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Cemetery Her body will lie in state until Monday when the procession departs the funeral home Jesusa R Qonzales Jesusa R Gonzales age 81 of New Braunfels died Thursday July at he Kiricwood Manor Nursing Home She was bom May 7 1914 in Seguin to Criiz and Angelita Rodriguez She married Cruz Gonzales who pre ceded her in death in 1970 She was a homemaker and a member of the Our Lfldy of Perpetual Help Catholic Church Survivors are daughters Alice Her nandez and Susie G Castro both of Ntw Braunfels sons Cruz Gonzales of New Braunfels Richard Gonzales of Canyon Lake and Baldemar Gonzales of New Braunfels brother Felix Rodriguez of New Braunfels and 13 grandchildren and 11 greatgrandchil dren Ann Pratt Roberts Ann Pratt Roberts age 89 passed away Thursday July 6 1995 at the North Texas Medical Center in McK inney Texas She was born on March 11 1906 to S C Pratt and Ida Mae Pike in Cameron County On Aug she married Har vey L Roberts in San Antonio After their marriage they lived in Cibolo for 42 years She is survived by her sons James Carroll Roberts and wife Sara of Richardson Texas and Alice and wife Betty of Watertown grand sons Darryl Roberts Randy Roberts Steve Roberts Don Alice George Alice John Alice and Weston Alice granddaughters Pat Brodeen and Linda Mairs also 16 greatgrandchildren and two greatgreatgrandchildren She was Before You Buy Eyewear Did you know Creative Eyewear has fashionable styles superior service name brands 1 HOUR emergency service available LAJ Creative Eyewear 844 N Walnut New Braunfels 6259770 The Remove yourself from the tensions of every day life Come receive a European Facial Our estheticians have been trained by European facialists to give you the ultimate treat A Retreat facial Includes a foot and hand massage skin analysis gentle exfoliation of skin cells steaming and special attention to schoulder neck and face massage Applications of creams lotions and masques are applied throughout the facial according to your special skin type Come sit back and enjoy a glass of white wine or a cup of tea and see how special the Retreat Salon is for Cruise Specials NOW 133 Landa Street J 225 S Seguin St New Braunfels Pitch In at the NEW SUNDANCE GOLF COURSE and win a Gulf Coast Resort Weekend preceded in death by her husband mother father and three brothers Hen ry Pratt Snm Prntt and George Pratt Graveside services will be held at Monday July 10 1995 at Gundalupc Valley Memorial Park in New Braunfels with Charles Mickey officiating Visitation will begin at 10 Sunday and continue until 9 Monday WORItlf1 FM306 H t a golf ball into a target for ypur cfaaoce LUXURY GULF COAST RESORT Each eontestftfl a door prize Proceeds will benefit the CornaJ I see New Braunfels new golf course and fort JNDANCE 3LF COURSE 2294CemmoSt WNCWLHOMC Alvln Sachsenmeyer Alvin Sachsenmeyer of New Braun fels died Thursday July at the age of 75 Mr Sachsenmeyer was born in New Braunfels Feb 11 1920 to Alois and Hulda Moeller Sachsen meyer He was an active member of the Cross Lutheran Church and the Lions Club Mr Sachsenmeyer is survived by one son Helmuth Erxleben and wife Bertha of Maryland two sisters Stella Holtz of San Antonio and Ida Schmidt of Bcevillc Texas three grandchil dren seven greatgrandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews Mr Sachsenmeyer was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years Alma Glcn winkel Sachsenmeyer and son James S Erxleben Funeral services will be Tuesday at 11 at Cross Lutheran Church with Rev Raymond Reich officiating Inter ment will follow in Ouadalupe Valley Memorial Park Visitation begins Mon day at 2 family will be present from 6 to 8 Memorials may be made to the charity of ones choice T J jf HOME GIFT BOOKS AVAILABLE WALNUT 6 62964OO IH 35 and Walnut Ave Childs Plate Available ITS BACK OUR FAMOUS STEAKMRIMP 6oz Strip Cerlilied Angus 4 Lg Hand Breaded Shrimp Garden Fresh tttU salad Choice ol DAILY Texas Tpasl Limited Time Offer Lunch Special 11am2pm Mon Fri not valid discounts After dinner enjoy live entertainment no cover Sun Houston Marchman Tues Braden NO i Hendrix COVER Fri Kato The Houseboys 6293311 For Reservations To Go Orders 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