Acequias and Climate Change
Learning Together and Adapting for the Future
Thursday, June 27, 2019
9:00am – 3:30pm
Juan I. Gonzales Agricultural Center
202 Chamisa Road, Taos, NM
Join acequias for a day of learning and dialogue about a future shaped by climate change. The day will include an overview of the impacts of climate change on New Mexico’s watersheds and rivers from Dr. David Gutzler, UNM professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences, followed by interactive discussions about repartimiento traditions (old and new), water harvesting, infrastructure improvements, building healthy soils, and other adaptations.
DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT THE DOOR
Sponsored by the New Mexico Acequia Association, Embudo Valley Regional Acequia Association, Taos Valley Acequia Association, Rio Chama Acequia Association, and La Asociación de las Acequias del Valle de Mora.