Penasco Acequia Workshop

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Saturday, June 7, 2008

Peñasco Elementary School Commons Area

Peñasco, NM

9:00 am –12:00 pm

All acequia parciantes in the Peñasco area are invited to a workshop for the purpose of discussing important issues facing acequias locally and State-wide. We will discuss some of the following in addition to a question & answer session:

· How we can protect our water rights through water banking.

· Learn about acequia easements and bylaws.

· What are duties and powers of Commissioners?

· How can acequias effectively conduct their business operations?

· Learn about State funding (Capital Outlay Process) for ditch improvements.

Hosted by the New Mexico Acequia Association