Cesar Chavez was born and spent more than his first decade on the small family farm in the North Gila River Valley his grandfather homesteaded around 1900, at the confluence of the Colorado and Gila rivers.
Demand on Colorado River water now exceeds its supply. Nuestro Rio is sending a
musical message (through a corrido, or traditional ballad) that Latinos want utilities and
our state and federal governments to plan for a future in which water flows strong in the