Photographer/Creator

Chet Smolski, Rhode Island College

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Date

2-1993

Description

The Caballo Dam is on the Rio Grande. It stores water to be discharged during the dry season for irrigation. It was built in the 1930s and is about fifteen miles south of Truth of Consequences. This photograph, taken in 1993, shows the damn with patches of frost in the winter.

Notes

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caballo_Lake_State_Park

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caballo_Dam

Creator 1 Role

Photographer

Subject Headings

Conservation of natural resources -- Land use and energy conservation;

Country Name

United States of America

Region Name

New Mexico

City Name

Truth or Consequences

Keywords

dam, clean water

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