INDEX of Resources

ALTURA Cooperating Organizations
Citizens’ Information & Advocacy Organizations
Citizens’ Organizations in other States & Nations

Texas Semi-Governmental Organizations

Texas State Agencies responsible for Uranium Mining
Federal Regulatory Agencies responsible for Uranium Mining

ALTURA Cooperating Organizations

Uranium Information at Goliad (UIAG), based in Goliad, Texas
Reta Brown, 361-564-2765,
Ginger Cook,

South Texas Opposes Pollution (STOP), based in Kingsville, Texas
Ann Ewing, 361-687-4805,
Mark Walsh, 361-595-1265,

Coastal Bend Sierra Club, based in Corpus Christi, Texas
Pat Suter, 361-852-7938,

Other Citizen's Information and Advocacy Organizations

Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club, based in Austin, Texas
Cyrus Reed or Donna Hoffman, 512-477-1729

Texans for a Sound Energy Policy Alliance, based in Victoria, Texas and
John Figer, 361-676-4681

NukeFreeTexas – a project of SEED Coalition, Public Citizen, and Sierra Club

SEED Coalition, Sustainable Energy for Economic Development Coalition, based in Austin, Texas Karen Hadden, 512-797-8481

Public Citizen, Texas Office, based in Austin, Texas,
Tom ‘Smitty’ Smith or Ryan Rittenhouse, 512-477-1155

The Texas Living Waters project is a collaboration of the National Wildlife Federation, Environmental Defense, and the Sierra Club.

Citizen's Organizations in Other States and Nations

The Southwest Research and Information Center (SWIC)
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Sierra Club Environmental Justice Program,
Robert Tohe, EJ Organizer, P.O. Box 38, Flagstaff, AZ 86002, 928-774-6103

Power Tech Exposed
Wellington, Coloardo

The Alliance: Southside Concerned Citizens and All Concerned Citizens, Virginia

World Information Service on Energy (WISE) Uranium Project


Blackburn & Carter, P.C.,
4709 Austin Street, Houston, Texas, 77004, 713-524-1012, 713-524-5165 (fax)

Lowerre, Frederick, Perales, Allmon, & Rockwell
Attorneys Richard Lowerre, David Frederick, and Eric Allmon
44 East Avenue, Suite 100, Austin, Texas 78701, 512-469-6000

New Mexico Environmental Law Center,
Juana Colon, Communications and Public Education Associate,
1405 Luisa St # 5, Santa Fe, NM 87505, (505) 989-9022

Texas Semi-Governmental Organizations

Uranium Research Advisory Committee (URAC), Appointed by Goliad County Commissioners
Art Dohmann,

Goliad County Ground Water Conservation District
Babara Smith, 361-645-1716,

Refugio County Ground Water Conservation District

Kleberg County Citizens Review Board

Texas State Government Agencies

Railroad Commission of Texas, (Permits uranium exploration drilling)
Surface Mining and Reclamation Division, Director Melvin Hodgkiss
P.O. Drawer 12967, Austin, Texas 78711-2967
(512) 463-6900; (512) 463-6709 Fax
Applications & Permits,

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
Radioactive Materials Division (RMD - licenses and permits ISL mining operations)
Susan Jablonski, Director, 512-239-6466,
Radioactive Materials Division MC-233 -
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
PO Box 13087, Austin TX 78711-3087

Also TCEQ-RMD - Underground Injection Control Program/Waste Permits Division
Jackie Hardee, 512-239-2334,

Send comments referring to relevant TCEQ permit application or license numbers to:
LaDonna Castanuela, Office of the Chief Clerk, MC 105
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
P. O. Box 13087, Austin, TX 78711-3087

Commissioners Buddy Garcia, Larry R. Soward, Bryan Shaw, PhD

United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) Region 6
Richard Greene, Regional Administrator
Larry Wright, Assistant Division Director, 1-800-887-6063
Source Water Protection
1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 1200, Mail Code: 6QW, Dallas, TX 75202-2733

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