2016 | United States | Documentary,Short

Avanyu - Protecting the Rio Grande

  • English (US) 8 mins
  • Director | Dana Romanoff, Amy Marquis
  • Writer | Dana Romanoff
  • Producer | Sinjin Eberle, American Rivers

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The Wild & Scenic Rio Grande in Northern New Mexico is a stunning river that threads it's way through Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, flowing south through the heart of the state. But for Louie Hena and his family, the river is more than an office, more than a provider, it is home. Louie is a member of the Tesuque Pueblo, and with his children and his grandchildren, teach visitors about the river and it's critical importance to his people, and us all.

Rio Grande River Native American New Mexico