The number of migrant families trying to cross the border has increased in San Luis Rio Colorado, Mexico. On both sides of the border, officials and advocates are straining to keep up as border security negotiations continue. All right, as Washington tries to finalize this deal over border security, we're going to get a closer look at what is needed on the border. In the Yuma sector, the number of migrant families crossing the border more than doubled last year. Barbie Moorhouse is at the controls of a Border Patrol helicopter.
In San Luis R.C., Surge Of Migrant Families Trying To Cross Into U.S. Strains Resources
Fast water complicates search for woman who fell into Rio Grande, authorities say
By Aimee Heckel. That is, with oodles of open space and forested land for backcountry adventures, it's not too difficult to find a secluded spot where no one would notice or care if you lay out on a boulder or cool off in a refreshing river in the buff. Still, there are certain spots in the state where taking your clothes off is thoroughly accepted or expected , including hot-springs resorts that are clothing-optional. That's close to Ouray, one of the most scenic towns in the state.
6. UP THE RIO COLORADO
A search continues for a woman who apparently tumbled into the South Fork of the Rio Grande River and vanished Saturday. On Thursday, authorities released a video showing how dangerous the high, fast-moving waters are during the runoff season. He said that when he turned back around to see where Rodriguez was, she was gone, Van Ry said.
Up: Contents Previous: 5. AND NOW began our real journey up the Colorado River, that river unknown to me except in my early geography lessons—that mighty and untamed river, which is to-day unknown except to the explorer, or the few people who have navigated its turbulent waters. The vague and shadowy foreboding that had fluttered through my mind before I left Fort Russell had now also become a reality and crowded out every other thought. The river, the scenery, seemed, after all, but an illusion, and interested me but in a dreamy sort of way. We had staterooms, but could not remain in them long at a time, on account of the intense heat.