Rio Grande temp damn at Rotary Park in Truth or Consequences

During the winters the Bureau of Reclamation will create a temporary dam across from Rotary Park in Truth or Consequences. This last winter I took a camera down to give a eye level view of the rio Grande. Hope you enjoy...

Origins of Truth or ConsequencesA timeline of the inhabitation and development of the area that is modern-day Truth or Consequences. The Warm Springs Apaches are thought to be the earliest inhabitants of the area. Three centuries later, the first adobe structure, a hot springs bath, was built by the John Cross Cattle Company. Elephant Butte Dam construction began in 1911, and New Mexico achieved statehood in 1912

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