“The Rio Grande, which flows out of the Rockies and later forms the U.S.-Mexico border, has long been impacted by withdrawals for agriculture and other uses. Now, rising temperatures and an unprecedented drought pose a grave and growing peril to the river and its ecosystems.
Experts predict the Rio Grande will dry up completely all the way to Albuquerque this summer for the first time since the 1980s.”
June 2, 2022
The Vanishing Rio Grande: Warming Takes a Toll on a Legendary River – Yale E360
July 3, 2022 – Streamflow on the Rio Grande is normal from one end of New Mexico to the other.
USGS | National Water Dashboard
via Real Climate Science
July 3, 2022
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