Task 6 Extension
Principal Investigator(s): Neal Wilkins
- Finalize and evaluate simulation model for predicting changes in water availability for wildlife resources under several irrigation management scenarios - fully documented in both English and Spanish.
- Use the simulation model to evaluate scenario impact to several species of interest and importance in the Rio Grande Basin - the evaluation will be focused on wetland and aquatic birds.
- Revise, and finalize guidelines for considerations to minimize negative impacts on threatened and endangered species in relation to irrigation practices and infrastructure improvements in the Rio Grande Basin.
- Produce an updated version of the searchable bibliography of Threatened and Endangered Species in the Rio Grande Basin for distribution by CD, with the information collected during the funding period.