San Marcos Aquatic Resources Center
Southwest Region


The campus consists of an office and laboratory building, a fish-holding house, a closed- system culture room, a covered building for tank culture, a temperature and light controlled building for Barton Springs salamander culture, a glass and polycarbonate-covered open-air building for aquatic plant culture, eight shaded outdoor concrete raceways, two metal buildings containing a shop, feed room, office space, and vehicle and equipment storage, a small storage building; and two chemical/hazardous materials buildings.

The facility also has forty 0.1 acre ponds and one 1 acre settling pond.

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Last updated: December 31, 2015