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Rio Grande Forum Support and Assistance

Dates

Start Date
2016-11-28 06:00:00
End Date
2017-05-15 05:00:00
Start Date
2016-11-28 22:49:21
End Date
2017-05-15 21:49:21

Citation

Gulf Coast Prairie Landscape Conservation Cooperative(administrator), DJ Case and Associates(Principal Investigator), South Central Climate Science Center(Cooperator/Partner), 2016-11-28(Start), 2017-05-15(End), Rio Grande Forum Support and Assistance, https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/item/597fc025e4b0a38ca2774d01

Summary

The Rio Grande/Río Bravo is the lifeline of the region, including the Chihuahuan Desert, supplying drinking water for more than 6 million people, including numerous Native American tribes, and irrigating about 2 million acres of land. The river also forms about 1250 miles of the international border between the United States and Mexico from El Paso/Ciudad Juarez to the Gulf of Mexico. The Rio Grande/Río Bravo and its tributaries are increasingly stressed by growing water demands, invasive species, and alterations that impact its flow and water quality.These stressors are likely to be exacerbated by extreme droughts and floods.The South Central Climate Science Center (SC CSC) has funded projects to synthesize the state of science in [...]

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sourceU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
totalFunds55900.0

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projectStatusIn Progress

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  • Gulf Coast Prairie Landscape Conservation Cooperative
  • LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal

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