This page is a repository for important
information about efforts to stop Marvin Nichols Reservoir. Most of the
documents are in Adobe PDF format. Also, many of the documents are
quite large. If you are on a dial-up connection, you will have to be
- Marvin Nichols
Reservoir Information Booklet - The opponents of Marvin Nichols
Reservoir have prepared a 25 page booklet that will give you a better
understanding of why the proposed reservoir is a poor solution for
providing water for North Texas. It offers better alternatives than
forcing families off of their land and flooding thousands of acres of rare
- Quick Fact Sheet -
Here is a one page fact sheet about Marvin Nichols and why it is not
- Maps - Click here to see maps of where Marvin Nichols is and how big
its impact will be.
- Letters - Check here for copies of letters
from elected officials, companies, and organizations opposing Marvin
Nichols and urging the use of existing reservoirs to supply the water
needs of the North Texas.
- Newspaper Articles and Editorials - Here
you will find Dallas Morning News editorials and news articles related to
Marvin Nichols and the Dallas water planning process.
- Presentations, Fact Sheets and Reports
- Check here for an archive of important documents. You will find
PowerPoint presentations that the opponents of Marvin Nichols have
presented to the Dallas City Council, reports from experts, presentations
from Dallas Water Utility consultants, and Sierra Club and TCONR comments
the consultants proposals.
- Fastrill Reservoir - This section contains
documents, reports, fact sheets, letters and newspaper articles about
another unneeded reservoir that was recently proposed as a water supply
lake for Dallas.