Paso del Norte Watershed Stakeholder Groups

Federal Agencies
Irrigation Districts
Local Governments
Non-Governmental Organizations
State Agencies
Water Planning Groups
Water Research Groups
Water Utilities
Spring in El Paso, Texas, 2002, photo by Elizabeth Watts

Federal Agencies


Border Environment Cooperation Commission

Comisión Internacional de Límites y Aguas

Comisión Nacional del Agua

United States

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Albuquerque District

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (ABQ District)--Upper Rio Grande Water Operations Modeling

Bureau of Reclamation, El Paso Field Office

Environmental Protection Agency, Border 2012 Program

Environmental Protection Agency, Watershed Academy Webcast Seminars

Natural Resources Conservation Service, New Mexico

Natural Resources Conservation Service, West Texas

Rio Grande Riverpark

U. S. Bureau of Land Management

U. S. International Boundary and Water Commission

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Tribal Governments

Ysleta del Sur Pueblo

Irrigation Districts

Lettuce Harvest in Mesilla Valley, May 2005

Elephant Butte Irrigation District

El Paso County Water Improvement District #1

Hudspeth County Underground Water Conservation District #1

Local Governments


Instituto Municipal de Investigación y Planeación

United States

Border Counties Coalition

Caballo Soil and Water Conservation District

City of El Paso

City of Las Cruces

Doña Ana County, New Mexico

Doña Ana Soil and Water Conservation District

Rio Grande Council of Governments

Sierra Soil and Water Conservation District

Non-Governmental Organizations

Solar Powered Stream Flow Gauge, near Ft. Quitman, 2002

American Rivers

American Water Resources Association

Audubon New Mexico

Citizen's Task Force for Open Space Preservation (Dona Ana County, New Mexico)

Colonias Development Council

El Paso League of Women Voters

Environmental Defense

Frontera Land Alliance

Glorieta Geoscience Inc.

Hudspeth Directive for Conservation

International Arid Lands Consortium

Las Cruces Green Chamber of Commerce

Martich Professional Services

Mesilla Valley Bosque State Park

New Mexico Riparian Council

New Mexico Water Conservation Alliance

New Mexico/Texas Water Commission

Rio Bosque Wetlands Park

Rio Grande Institute

Rio Grande Restoration

River Network

Southwest Environmental Center

Southwest Regional Spaceport

Texas Riparian Association

Texas Water Foundation

Texas Water Matters

The Groundwater Foundation

U.S. Green Building Council- Chihuahuan Desert Chapter

Water Environment Federation

World Wildlife Fund

Western States Water Council

Worldwide Water Education

State Agencies

New Mexico

New Mexico Border Health (NM Dept. of Health)

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish

New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department

New Mexico Environment Department- Surface Water Quality Bureau

New Mexico Department of Agriculture

New Mexico State Land Office

Poster courtesy of WWF


Fort Stockton Extension District 6 Center

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

Texas Cooperative Extension

Texas Water Development Board


New Mexico

New Mexico State University

Civil Engineering Department

Geological Sciences Department

Geography Department

Frontera Norte Sur

New Mexico Climate Center

NMSU- CAHE Water Task Force

New Mexico Water Resources Research Institute

University of New Mexico

Earth Data Analysis Center (EDAC)

New Mexico Resource Geographic Information System (RGIS)

New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources

Western New Mexico University

Department of Natural Sciences


University of Texas at El Paso

Center for Environmental Resource Management (CERM)

Texas A&M University

Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, El Paso Research and Extension Center

Texas Water Resources Institute

Texas State University

River Systems Institute

Sul Ross State University

Sustainable Agricultural Water Conservation in the Rio Grande Basin Project


Universidad Autónoma De Ciudad Juárez

Water Planning Groups

Shoreline between Hancock and Ft. Quitman, 2002

Far West Texas Regional Water Planning Group

Lower Rio Grande Water Users Organization

New Mexico Rural Water Users

One Valley, One Vision 2040 (Dona Ana County, New Mexico Regional Plan)

Pecos River Basin Assessment Program

Rio Grande Watershed Federal Coordinating Committee

U. S. Mexico Border Coalition of Resource Conservation and Development Councils

Water Research Groups

American Water Works Association Research Foundation

Consortium for Hi-Technology Investigations in Water and Waste Water (CHIWAWA)

Houston Advanced Research Center

Paso del Norte Water Task Force

Rio Grande Basin Initiative

Rio Grande Basin Initiative- New Mexico

Rio Grande Basin Initiative- Texas

Rio Grande International Study Center

Southwest Consortium for Environmental Research and Policy

Water Utilities

City of Las Cruces Utilities Department

Dona Ana Mutual Domestic Water Consumers Association

El Paso Water Utilities

Lower Rio Grande Public Water Works Authority