CEO Water Mandate

Great Britain Mexico Brazil

Restoring the Rio Conchos

Show Full Map
Project Proposed Project Organization
Amazon
5888268 km2
Countries
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
Location City, Country & Regions Interests
,
()

Quick Info

Partners: The Coca-Cola Company
WWF
Countries: Mexico
Regions: --
Project SDGs:
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Target 6.4: Water Use Efficiency
Target 6.5: Integrated Water Resource Management
Target 6.6: Protect and Restore Ecosystems
Project Type: Collective Action
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jul. 2012  »  Ongoing
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 52%

Project Overview

Working with communities along the Rio Conchos, one of the primary tributaries of the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo, this project provides training in soil and water conservation techniques, biodiversity conservation, development of community action plans, and distribution of educational materials comprising basic social, economic and environmental information. Work also centers on building capacity for wildlife management, including white-tail deer, mule deer and bighorn sheep and...

Read More

Working with communities along the Rio Conchos, one of the primary tributaries of the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo, this project provides training in soil and water conservation techniques, biodiversity conservation, development of community action plans, and distribution of educational materials comprising basic social, economic and environmental information. Work also centers on building capacity for wildlife management, including white-tail deer, mule deer and bighorn sheep and conserving the native Aparique trout and the Julimes pupfish. This work is part of the WWF-TCCC global partnership focused on freshwater conservation. In this area, we are working with government and local NGOs to restore the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo basin.

Project Results

Training community members and building the capcity of local stakeholders to promote water conservation

Latest updates

No current notifications are found for the projects, organizations, and other topics you are currently following.

Following

Organization Partners


We are becoming more efficient in our water use by reducing the amount we use per liter of product, even as we increase our production volume. We are recycling wastewater, sometimes returning it cleaner than we found it, and we ... Learn More

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) is an international non-governmental organization working on issues regarding the conservation, research and restoration of the environment. It is the world's largest independent conservation organization with over 5 million supporters worldwide, working in ... Learn More

Suggested Resources

View the full list of 300+ resources at the Water Stewardship Toolbox

GIZ Learn More

IPIECA Learn More

CEO Water Mandate; Water Integrity Network Learn More

CEO Water Mandate; Pegasys; Water Witness International; WWF Learn More

CEO Water Mandate; Ross Strategic Learn More

UNEP-DHI Learn More

WBCSD Learn More

UN Water Learn More

OECD Learn More

CEO Water Mandate; WWF Learn More

Alliance for Water Stewardship Learn More

McKinsey Learn More

Conservation International Learn More

UNEP Learn More

AT&T; EDF; Global Environmental Management Institute (GEMI) Learn More