Amigos de la Presa is closing down for the month of June due to lack of water. It is just too difficult to get the kayaks down to a launching area. The July calendar of events will be posted by the 25th of June.
The Independence Aquifer in central Mexico is in a permanent state of decline and contaminated with toxic levels of arsenic and fluoride, which has led to irreversible health complications like dental & crippling skeletal fluorosis.
Dylan Terrell, Executive Director of Caminos de Agua, a partner organization of Amigos de la Presa in the OCAS Coalition, describes the situation in this TedTalk.