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Water resources assessment in the greater Rio Casas Grandes Watershed


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Title Water resources assessment in the greater Rio Casas Grandes Watershed
Creator Thomson, Bruce Ali, Abdul-Mehdi
Subject Rio Casas Grandes Watershed Chihuahua Mexico field course water management Stream health--Mexico--Rio Casas Grandes. Water quality--Mexico--Rio Casas Grandes Watershed. Watershed hydrology--Mexico--Rio Cases Grandes Watershed. Water resources development--Mexico--Rio Casas Grandes Watershed.
Description Water Resources Program WR573 Field Methods course, University of New Mexico. Report by WR573 students. The Rio Casas Grandes watershed is located in northern Chihuahua, Mexico, on the eastern flank of the Sierra Madres. Like all arid desert regions, this watershed faces problems related to a lack of fresh water. Increasing populations, agriculture, and industry create a challenge to water managers and users in the watershed. Water shortages from drought combined with increased use have caused decreases in water tables as well as increases in the number of fallow fields in the lower reaches of...
Date 2007-08-20T07:52:37Z 2007-08-20T07:52:37Z 2007-08-20T07:52:37Z
Type Presentation Technical Report Other
Language en_US
Format 2650074 bytes application/pdf
Publisher University of New Mexico

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