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A Conservancy scientist talks about the agreement between the U.S. and Mexico that will allow for the release of water into the Colorado River Delta.
See how The Nature Conservancy is making irrigation more efficient for nature and people along the Verde River.
Aaron Derwingson is busy building relationships with farmers and ranchers along the Colorado River. Together, they're creating strategies that provide water for crops while sustaining healthy river flows.
Once teeming with birds and other wildlife, the Colorado River Delta is a dusty, dry trickle that rarely reaches the sea. Take a virtual tour to see how we're raising water levels to restore the delta.
Learn about the issues and plants and animals within the Basin.
If we do nothing different, this trend will continue, impacting people and nature.
Whole Foods Market® and The Nature Conservancy® are teaming up to tell the stories of local farms who rely on the Colorado River's waters Scott and Theresa High farm peaches, cherries and grapes using sustainable practices, at High Country Orchards, Palisade, CO.
It runs through seven states, nourishes nearly four million acres of farmland, and has flowed for more than six million years. This short film features the role of the Colorado River in sustaining the efforts of Jerry Harris of Castle Valley Farms in Moab, Utah.
Wesley James farms organic chiles, squash, tomatoes, cucumbers, and eggplant at Skarsgard Farms, Albuquerque, New Mexico.