University of New Mexico Acequia Documentary

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William debuys writer and conservationist being interviewed by Arcie Chapa at the Randall Davey Audubon Center and Sancturary on December 2nd 2017 -Photo taken by Paloma Chapa Acequias -The Legacy Lives On is an hour long visually stunning documentary film (currently in … Continued

300 March In Celebration Of Acequias

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On Thursday, January 25th 2018 three-hundred farmers, ranchers and advocates marched to the state capitol to celebrate the economic and cultural contributions of acequias. After a beautiful march with shovels and songs led my Dr. David García and Jerimiah Martinez … Continued

NMAA Receives Award: NM Food & Farms Day

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The NM Acequia Association is honored to receive  the Organization of the Year Award! NMAA accepts the Organization of the Year award on behalf of our collaboration with close partners. The American Friends Service Committee has been a long-time, cherished partner … Continued

Acequias Rally at the Roundhouse

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Acequia farmers and leaders will come together on Thursday, January 25th at the State Capitol for Acequia Day 2018. Acequias will be recognized by the State Legislature for their cultural and economic contributions to New Mexico. “On Acequia Day, we celebrate acequias … Continued

Interstate Stream Commission Members Resign

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Three members of the New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission (ISC) abruptly resigned in October. The ISC is a Governor-appointed body that oversees the agency charged with protecting, conserving, and developing the state’s waters along with ensuring compliance with interstate water … Continued