gila river :
- n a river that rises in western New Mexico and flows westward through southern Arizona to become a tributary of the Colorado River
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- Tohono O’odham awaits decision from federal judge
It has now been two weeks since Federal District Court Judge David Campbell received supplemental briefs and responses to each from the plaintiffs and defendant in the ongoing court battle between the state, Gila River Indian Community and Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community vs. Tohono O’odham Nation regarding the resort/casino proposed for land at 95th and Northern avenues.
June 13, 2013 - Glendale Star
- Your View: Letters to the editor (June 12)
Southwest New Mexico s intertwined economy and environment are under threat from a proposal to divert the Gila River. One diversion being considered by the Interstate Stream Commission (ISC) sends 14,000 acre feet of Gila River water through a pipeline over the Continental Divide to the Mimbres Basin in Deming.
June 12, 2013 - Silver City Sun-News