Groundwater Valuation in Texas: The Comparable Transactions Method

Full Analysis available at: https://www.bakerinstitute.org/media/files/files/6268119b/bi-report-032018-ces-groundwatervalue.pdf Synopsis: Multiple methods can be used to value groundwater, with some more applicable in certain situations than others. This report analyzes the “comparable transactions” method and how it can be applied to groundwater valuation in Texas. In a nutshell, this entails examining transactions for groundwater purchases or sales to gather pricing…

Valuing Groundwater: A Tricky Business

The author discussed a range of methods that can be used–and are used–to value groundwater resources in Texas.  Full presentation available here: https://www.bakerinstitute.org/research/valuing-groundwater-tricky-business/. Please cite as:  Gabriel Collins, “Valuing Groundwater: A Tricky Business,” Continuing Legal Education lecture delivered at the “Changing Face of Water Law 2018” symposium, 23 February 2018, San Antonio, TX.