The Department for Latin American Studies is proud to announce that core faculty member Margaret Wilder, along with Ismael Aguilar-Barajasc , Nicolás Pineda-Pablosd , Robert G. Varadye , Sharon B. Megdalf , Jamie McEvoyg , Robert Meridethe, Adriana A. Zúñiga-Teráne and Christopher A. Scotta, published an article this week in Water International. The article, titled Desalination and water security in the US–Mexico border region: assessing the social, environmental and political impacts, investigates desalination on the US-Mexico border as a means to meet increased demands for dwindling supplies, and covers the various consequences of such planned desalination plants. Congratulations Dr. Wilder on this important publication!
To read a sampling of Dr. Wilder's other published work, click here. You can download the Desalination and Water Security pdf below.