At the 2015, Western Governors’ Association Drought Forum in Santa Fe, N.M., Generation Justice Fellow Christina Rodriguez interviews Robert Apodaca, the New Mexico State Director of Nuestro Rio.

Nuestro Rio works to educate elected officials and youth about the many ways that Latinos are connected to the Colorado River and helps them to become advocates for a healthy river for future generations.

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