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Rio Rica Screening + Discussion

March 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Presented by Hutchins Water Center at CMU


CMU University Center – 2nd Floor Ballroom
1453 N 12th St
Grand Junction, CO 81501

What role can a wild river play in an increasingly arid West?

About this Event

Join us for a screening of Rio Rica, a short film about a young woman’s adventure finding revelation and wonder in the extraordinary interconnectivity of watersheds as she explores the Little Snake River, a tributary to the Yampa on the CO – WY border.

A reception with complimentary beer will be followed by a film screening and panel discussion with diverse viewpoints on how to manager water to enhance resilience, including Pat O’Toole of the Family Farm Alliance and Utah State University researcher Christy Leonard.

Hosted by:

Hutchins Water Center at CMU, Conservation Colorado, Colorado River District, Grand Valley Audubon, Audubon Rockies and Trout Unlimited, with financial support from Chevron and beer donated by Palisade Brewing.


March 24
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm