Volunteers map the San Pedro for 20th Year Running

Hereford — In the early Sunday morning chill, four women trudged through the ankle-deep sand of the San Pedro riverbed, clipboards and GPS devices in hand. Their mission: to take over where their fellow citizen scientists had left off the day before by mapping the nearly 5 ½-mile stretch of the river lying between Highway 92 in Hereford and Palominas.

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The purpose of the Cochise Conservation and Recharge Network (CCRN) is to implement a regional network of water-management projects that meet the long-term needs of the Sierra Vista Subwatershed.


The vision of the CCRN is a flowing San Pedro River, the conservation of water resources, and a vibrant local economy.

Member Organizations

The CCRN was formed in 2015, and includes Cochise County, the City of Sierra Vista, The Nature Conservancy, Hereford Natural Resources Conservation District, and the City of Bisbee.