Conflicting Norms in the Struggle for Communitary Governance in the Acequias of the Upper Rio Grande Watershed

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Conflicting Norms in the Struggle for Communitary Governance in the Acequias of the Upper Rio Grande Watershed

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dc.contributor.author Hicks, Gregory A.
dc.contributor.author Peña, Devon G.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-23T22:58:56Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-23T22:58:56Z
dc.date.issued 2009
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1773/16402
dc.description.abstract This paper offers extended commentary on the challenges posed by the law and ethos of prior appropriation, long dominant in the western United States as the foundation of water rights, for a newly resurgent commitment to communitary water conservation and management in the hispano acequia communities of the south central part of the State of Colorado, lying in the headwaters bioregion of the RioGrande watershed known as the "Upper Rio Grande," or the "Rio Arriba." en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher University of Washington Water Center en_US
dc.subject irrigation en_US
dc.subject irrigation canals en_US
dc.subject community facilities en_US
dc.subject ethics en_US
dc.subject land use en_US
dc.subject zoning en_US
dc.subject Rio Grande River en_US
dc.subject water en_US
dc.subject agricultural law en_US
dc.subject water policy en_US
dc.subject water allocation en_US
dc.subject water distribution en_US
dc.subject water management en_US
dc.title Conflicting Norms in the Struggle for Communitary Governance in the Acequias of the Upper Rio Grande Watershed en_US
dc.type Article en_US


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