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River Source turns 20 years-old next year. We want to share a few of our recent accomplishments in watershed education and watershed conservation that we've accomplished with amazing partners -- click here to see some recent photos of youth in action and pre-post photos of erosion control and raingarden work!
To learn about a substance, primary contact is the best pathway. Elise leads the way and provides activities for experiencing the life of water through her art and activism. Check out her cool perspectives and a few activities here.
trickle ripple chirp swish squawk peep crackle crunch babble bubble whirl swirl swoosh spatter On a walk to the Santa Fe River we encounter the substance permeating our existence: water. The river is being opened up and repopulated with life; trails make it more accessible and it is increasingly safe in the public’s eye. In […]Read More »
Living next to the Santa Fe River, I get to walk it nearly every day with my family and dogs. And in the last couple of years I get to work in it nearly as often. Like an old friend, my relationship has deepened over the years so I’ve come to know it, both the elements […]Read More »
When I started intensive work on the Santa Fe River in 2007 I was a relative newbie to the practice of fluvial geomorphology. And yet I soon found myself running laser-level surveys and coordinating a team including some of the best in the business of innovative and proven practices in stabilizing river banks, reconnecting incised […]Read More »
I present a series of blogs in 3 parts: 1st = how did we get here, 2nd = what is happening now, and 3rd = what is suggested for increasing ecological health and park values. How did we get here (1 of 3 parts). I’ve been bothered watching a section of river degrade in my neighborhood, […]Read More »