Texas Rain Catcher Award Winners

The Texas Water Development Board's Texas Rain Catcher Award is a rainwater harvesting competition and recognition program established October 1, 2007, to promote technology, educate the public, and to recognize excellence in the application of rainwater harvesting systems in Texas.

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2022 Winning Entries

Bill Nash/Raven Canyon, LLC.

Uses rainwater harvesting in various forms to evenly distribute water year-round to its fruit tree orchards and gardens grown on terraces in a sheltered canyon.

Reilly Elementary School Green Stormwater Retrofit

Uses passively draining cisterns designed to capture and store rainwater, allowing it to infiltrate into the ground instead of flowing directly into streams.

Prairielands Groundwater Conservation District Rainwater Harvesting Program

Offsets the demands and potential impacts of their new office facility on the environment and water resources by using the rooftop footprint to capture rainwater.

Grundfos Headquarters - North America

Utilizes collected rainwater for the cooling tower, all flush fixtures, the courtyard water fountain, and pumps and equipment used in a flexible exhibition area.

Pecan Spring Ranch

Makes use of history to supply water to their livestock, gardens, and area wildlife.

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Archived Winning Entries (2008-2020)