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Green in the Desert

From the High Desert to the Upper and Lower Valleys, we must make sure the El Paso region is growing with, not on, those environments.

Chihuahuan Desert Education Coalition Reminds Residents of Benefits of Planting Native Plants

In 2014, with help from the El Paso City Manager, the Chihuahuan Desert Education Coalition launched a native plant conservation project to encourage El Pasoans to landscape their homes with drought tolerant and water saving …

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Green in the Desert: Carlos Marentes Discusses Link Between Migrant Workers, Environmental Degradation and Big Ag

It might seem an odd conversation piece, but Carlos Marentes keeps a bag of dried Chinese chili in a box behind his desk. Marentes, founder and director of the Border Farm Workers Center, discovered the …

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Green in the Desert: Local Biologist Taps Rainwater to Restore River Flow, Defend Against Drought

When Mike Gaglio and his team go to the river, their intention reaches beyond simply planting trees. Each hole dug, each cottonwood set in place, each willow planted represents a small step in the direction …

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