The Rio Grande River is in big trouble.
Here are some links to articles/sites that deal with the issues being faced by
Let the river take it, is often heard in the border towns along the Rio Grande on the
Texas/Mexico border. This typically defines the philosophy of folks who don't have
the luxury of sewerage treatment plants and who have come to depend on the river to 'take
their troubles away'.
Please let me know of any other sites to list here.
Borderline Efforts on
EPA Region 6 - Big Bend National Park
High Country News -- March 21,
1994 Border doesn't block dirty air and water
Problems Fester South of the Border
Lower Rio Grande Ecosystem
Lower Rio Grande proposal
Toxic Substances Study Summary
Sierra Activist - Senate
Approves Nuclear Waste Dump
Texas, Rio Grande --
Farming on the Edge Release
TNRCC Border Affairs Index Page
Border States Conference on Recreation
United States-Mexico Border
Revised: July 28, 1999.