Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future

Impact of a Dry Rio Grande

Season 4 Episode 4 | 7m 11s | Video has closed captioning.

The Rio Grande has been dry near San Antonio, New Mexico, and the Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, for the entire summer. Now, the Albuquerque stretch of the river is also critically low and could even stop flowing this month as warm, dry conditions persist. These low flows and dry stretches affect endangered species.

Aired: 10/09/20

Rating: NR

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Our Land: New Mexico’s Environmental Past, Present and Future is a local public television program presented by NMPBS.