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Brazos River Authority (BRA) statement of "Septic" type smell

“Septic” type smell is caused from water being released from a zone of the lake that is experiencing decomposition in an oxygen free environment and that is not unusual.  We’ve received many calls about it, and there isn’t anything we can do about it.  The smell will dissipate when the release stop.  We have sent Lake Rangers out and County Environmental Health has also been out to the site to investigate and there is not release of sewer or septic that we can find that this could be attributed to.. I hope this helps.  Feel free to refer to the folks at our lake office if they want more information (817) 573-3212