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Join Enrique Vivoni, professor in the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment and the School of Earth and Space Exploration, on a trip to Mexico to learn about the water resources and environmental sustainability of the US-Mexico border.

You will learn about water resources in a setting where it is more limited, more contentious, less robust and less resilient. As a result, important contrasts can be drawn with our own water resources sustainability issues in the United States and a discussion about bi-national water resources can be enriched.

From snow-covered mountain conifer forests to coastal deserts with magnificent cactus, the field trips will exhibit the diversity of conditions that serve as a challenge to water resources management. In addition, students will interact with Mexican students, researchers, and water managers.

Attend the information session
Friday, February 26
11 a.m.-noon Lunch provided.
Engineering Center F-wing (ECF) 130, Tempe campus [map]
Register online

Learn more about the Water and Environmental Sustainability Training in Mexico study abroad program.

  • Ensenada, Mexico.
  • May 15-30, 2016.
  • Earn credit for CEE 494/598 or GLG 494/598 Water and Environmental Sustainability Training in Mexico (3 credits).
  • Prerequisites: juniors and seniors and graduate students in good academic standing from the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, School of Earth and Space Exploration, or the School of Sustainability; minimum 2.8 GPA.

Applications due Tuesday, March 1, 2016.