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Research on Water Harvesting Featured in Report to President

December 8, 2014

The Good Neighbor Environmental Board issued its 16th annual report to the president, recommending specific federal actions to develop a more comprehensive approach to ecological restoration in the U.S. - Mexico Border Region.

USGS research to document the impacts of installing rock check dams and larger gabion-style check dams in the Mexican Highlands is featured in their case study (p. 48-49). Read the report online at