Party Shop. October 2019. Just a few blocks away, the Rio Grande divides Sunland Park, New Mexico, El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juarèz, México. Because of drought and agricultural overuse, on some years the Rio Grande here will slow to a trickle; and the great river is then called The Forgotten River.
“Lifeblood” is a road trip down the Rio Grande, examining how climate change is disturbing the lives and livelihoods of people in the Southwestern United States.