Impacts of Climate Change and Land Use on the Southwestern United States
Erosion in the Rio Puerco: Geography and Processes

Photo of Stranded Bridge

Upper reaches of the Rio Puerco near La Ventana. View is looking west to the right bank of a bridge that was destroyed when incision and widening of the arroyo caused the bridge abutments to fail.

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