Rio Cebolla Watershed Restoration Project

New Mexico

Rio Cebolla

Rio Guadalupe

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Sep. 30, 2023



Project Goals and Objectives

Reduce and prevent channel erosion and incision, improve aquatic conditions

Structure Construction Elements

210 beaver dam analogs, 300 post-assisted log structures and large woody debris structures were constructed in 2023. In 2024, 120,000 willows and 1,000 cottonwoods will be planted and will be protected by elk/cattle fence exclosures that fence 110 acres.

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