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Water resources of the Rio Grande Valley in New Mexico and their development

Willis T. Lee

Water resources of the Rio Grande Valley in New Mexico and their development

by Willis T. Lee

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply

  • Edition Notes

    Copy 1 of TC801.U2 with : Underflow of the South Platte Valley. Washington : Govt. Print. Off., 1906. Bound together subsequent to publication.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTC801 .U2 no. 188
    The Physical Object
    Pagination59 p.
    Number of Pages59
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24825202M
    LC Control Number07000167
    OCLC/WorldCa271169

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    Francisco Vásquez de Coronado, a Spanish explorer searching for gold, traveled the region that became New Mexico in –In the first Spanish settlement was established on the Rio Grande River by Juan de Onate; in Santa Fe was founded and made the capital of New Mexico.. The U.S. acquired most of New Mexico in , as a result of the Mexican War, and the remainder in. Water Models. The Sustainable Water Resources project is funded by the USDA under Grant No. to work with regional stakeholders developing a shared understanding of future scenarios of water availability and use in the Middle Rio Grande valley of southern New Mexico, west Texas, and northern Chihuahua.

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Water resources of the Rio Grande Valley in New Mexico and their development by Willis T. Lee Download PDF EPUB FB2

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