Course Overview

The course will summarize (1) the “water budget” of inflows, outflows, and ground-water storage for New Mexico; (2) the water budget for the Middle Rio Grande valley, past, present, and predicted; (3) the prospects for future water supply in north-central New Mexico under a changing climate, including projects to import water, desalination, oilfield produced water, and transfers from agriculture; (4) recent developments to insure Albuquerque’s supply; (5) recent water-rights settlements; and (6) the basics of water-rights administration in New Mexico.

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In-Person Class
3:00PM to 5:00PM
Aug 02, 2023 to Aug 23, 2023
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Fee non-credit $55.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Jul 30, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Jul 30, 2023

Additional Information

Proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test is no longer required for entry. Masks are recommended.

A current OLLI Membership is required to register for this course, please click here to add to your cart. Please purchase one membership per account.

This class is eligible for UNM Tuition Remission under Personal Enrichment.

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